Fr Stephen Rodrigues was a Diocesan Priest who worked as the Vicar in the Church of Sao Matias, Malar, Goa. The St Matias Church at Malar on the Island of Divar in Goa was built in 1590. He then worked in the Church of Camorlim, Bardez. He was a native of Olaulim, Pomburpa, Goa. He died on 19 July 2000 and was buried at Olaulim, Goa.