Welcome to Diocese of Ajmer

Map of Ajmer DioceseThe diocese of Ajmer comprises of twelve districts namely Ajmer, Jodhpur, Kota, Barmer, Bundi, Jalore, Jhalwar, Pali, Sirohi, Tonk, Jaisalmer and Baran in the State of Rajasthan.

In July 1890 the Holy See detached a very large portion of the Archdiocese of Agra to make a new unit, the Rajasthan Mission, entrusting it to the Capuchin Fathers of the Paris Province who were to work under the supervision of the Archbishop. Read more

Notification

  • 13th Nov.: World Communication Day.
  • 14th Nov.: Children’s Day: pray for the rights and security of children, safety of unborn babies, eradication of child labour and prevention of human trafficking.
  • 20th Nov.: Closing of the Jubilee Year of Mercy in the Diocese and Christ the King Feast. Kindly send your generous contributions for the “Mercy Fund” and “Seminary Fund”.
  • 27th Nov.: Advent Season and new liturgical Year begin.
  • We congratulate Rev. Sr. Savina Pinto re-elected Superior General, MSA Congregation and her new General Council team: Sr. Goretti, Sr. Jacinth, Sr. Lissy Abraham and Sr. Carol.
  • Diocesan Priests had their retreat cum pilgrimage in Goa from 23rd-29th. Thanks to Fr. Cosmos, Fr. Susai and Fr. Alex Peter, MSFS for the successful organization.

The Pope’s prayer intentions: November:-

  1. Universal: Countries receiving refugees:- That the countries which take in a great number of displaced persons and refugees may find support for their efforts which show solidarity.
  2. Collaboration of Priests and Laity:- That within parishes, priests and lay people may collaborate in service to the community without giving in to the temptation of discouragement.

 Other intentions: We pray:-

  1. For our dear departed souls on 2nd November and the souls of the victims of terrorism, wars, persecution and natural calamities.
  2. For those who procure abortion and kill unborn babies, especially the girl child.
  3. For the sick and the suffering humanity – victims of Dengue, chikengunia, cancer and accidents, terrorism, natural calamities etc.
  4. For the protection and preservation of our Constitution especially the rights and privileges of minorities, dalits, tribals, SC/STs, backward classes etc.

Shepherd’s Voice

the Lord God formed man from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life and man became a living being.

Vatican News

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Bishop’s Program

  • 02nd: 04.00 PM: All souls Day. Holy Mass in the cemetery, Adarsh Nagar, Ajmer.
  • 03rd: 10.30 AM: First Profession and Silver Jubilee of FCC Sisters, Kuri, Jodhpur.
    Evening: Visit to Balotra Mission.
  • 05th: 05.30 PM: Feast of St. Jude, Holy Mass, Hathikhera.
  • 06th: 05.30 PM: Holy Mass, Parish Feast and first Holy Communion, Bhawanikhera.
  • 07th: 04.00 PM: General Body Meeting, Kota Stone Mariam Hospital, Ramganjmandi.
  • 09th: 05.30 PM: School Programme, Phalodi.
  • 12th Nov: 11.00 AM: Holy Mass and installation of new Provincials, PSA, Mother House, Madar.
  • 13th Nov: Holy Mass, Feast of our Lady of Graces, Sardana, Meerut.
  • 14th-15th Nov.: Meeting of Ajmer Seminarians and Agra Regional Bishops’ and Seminary Staff Meeting, Allahabad.
  • 16- 18 Nov.: Regional Bishops’ Priests’ and CRI Meeting, Nav Sadhana, Varanasi.
  • 19th: Return to Ajmer.
  • 20th Nov: 08.00 AM: Christ the King Feast & closing of Jubilee year, Ajmer.
    03.00 PM: Christ the king Procession, Ajmer.
  • 21st: 5.45 PM: School Programme, St. Joseph’s Sr. Sec. School, Parbatpura.
  • 22- 24 Nov.: Hindi Region Bishops’ Meeting, Agra.
  • 26th Nov: 05.00 PM: School Programme, Sophia School, Junction, Kota.
  • 28th Nov: Meeting with PIME Fathers, Ajmer
  • 30 – 1st : Meeting with PHJC Provincial and Councilor, Ajmer.

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