The Diocese of Vasai was created on May 22, 1998 by Saint Pope John Paul II.

About the Diocese

About the Diocese

Christianity in Vasai : ‘Longer History ; Higher Ancestry’.
History of the Diocese

History of the Diocese

The history of Christianity in Vasai region is almost as old as that of the Church in India.
Bishop of Vasai

Archbishop Felix Machado

Felix Anthony Machado (born 6 June 1948) is an Indian prelate of the Catholic Church who has been Archbishop of Vasai since 2009. He spent a decade in the Roman Curia as under-secretary of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue.
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Our Media

Suvarta

Suvarta

Our Premier Marathi monthly
Shantidoot

Shantidoot

Our Premier English monthly
The Holy Eucharist

The Holy Eucharist

Links to our YouTube Channel

Cathedral Church of the Diocese

Cathedral Church of the Diocese
Our Lady of Grace Church, Papdy, is the “Cathedral Church” of the Diocese

Diocesean Priests

Diocesean Priests
A list of all the Diocesean Priests working in the Diocese

Synod 2021-2023

Synod 2021-2023
Updates from the Synod 2021-2023 from Vatican, India, Vasai Diocese and Individual Parishes
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From the Diocese

Summary report of International Women’s Day celebration in St. Gonsalo Garcia College, Vasai.

Summary report of International Women’s Day celebration in St. Gonsalo Garcia College, Vasai.

International Women’s Day was celebrated in St. Gonsalo Garcia College by organizing a series of programs.  The department of Higher and Technical Education, Konkan division program for Palghar district was organized in the college in which Hon. Justice Mrs. A U Kadam and a team of lawyers guided students and