Three Priests Ordained for Archdiocese of Bombay

7th April 2018, was a very glorious day for the St. Pius X community when three of our Deacons namely, Bro. Joel Fernandes, Bro. Savio Lobo and Bro. Joseph Valliampoikayil were ordained priests at the hands of Cardinal Oswald Gracias, the Archbishop of Bombay. The ordination service was a very touching ceremony held on the grounds of St. Pius X College. From L-R: Fr. Joseph Valliampoikayil, Fr. Savio Lobo and Fr. Joel Fernandes In his homily His Eminence exhorted the newly ordained priests to always visit their parishioners, be available to them and be kind to them like Jesus, the Good Shepherd. The ceremony was very Spirit-filled and a great experience for one and all. This was made possibl

Journey of Dn Joseph Mathew towards the Priesthood

The priesthood is itself a conduit of God’s love that flows into the veins of the Church and the world. It is awesome to be instrumental in bringing disparate people together in the name of Jesus to form a covenant of love. This essential dimension of communitarian spirituality helped me greatly in my priestly formation in the seminary of St. Pius X. I truly believe this seminary has been a home away from home, the warm nature of the formators, brothers and the employees went a long way in making my stay here a happy one. The seminary has enhanced my understanding of the priesthood and equipped me to face its challenges in the future and to make a genuine contribution in the Church and soci

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