Mangalore: Foundation Stone laid to Presbytery and Community Hall at Kateel
Sunday, June 9th was the auspicious day to the parishioners of Kateel Parish. The Foundation Stone to Presbytery and Community Hall was blessed by the present Parish Priest of Kateel Parish as well as the director of Samanvaya Rev. Dr Ronald Cutinha in the Presence of building committee members headed by the vice president of the parish Mr Lionel Lobo and Parishioners gathered in large numbers. A recognized donor couple of Kateel Parish Mr & Mrs Henry Cecilia Aranha laid the Foundation Stone as a mark of the commencement of Rs. 1crore project.
Kateel Parish is situated at a distance of 27kms north east of Mangalore Town. It is having 155 families with a total Christian Catholic Population of 753. It is surrounded by Kinnigoly, Kirem, Niddodi & Permude Parishes. The parish came into existence in 1971 and is served by 11 priests so far.