List of People From Goa - Religious Leaders

Religious Leaders

  • Dom Matheus de Castro (c. 1594-1677) The first Indian Bishop of the Catholic Church
  • Valerian Gracias, Cardinal in Bombay (Mumbai/Goa)
  • Joseph Cordeiro, Cardinal in Pakistan (Karachi/Goa)
  • Anthony Theodore Lobo, Bishop of Rawalpindi/Islamabad, Pakistan (Karachi/Goa)
  • Ivan Dias, Cardinal Prefect, Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Rome (Mumbai/Goa)
  • Cardinal Oswald Gracias, from Carmona, Archbishop of Mumbai
  • Filipe Neri António Sebastião do Rosário Ferrão, from Aldona, current Archbishop of Goa and Damao
  • Anthony de Mello, Jesuit priest and author
  • Evarist Pinto, from Aldona, Archbishop of Karachi, Pakistan
  • Joseph Vaz, Missionary in Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Patron of Goan Archdiocese
  • Moreno de Souza – Translated the Bible into Konkani language

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