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Most Rev. Dr. Raymond Kingsley Wickramasinghe
S.T.D. (Rome)
Residence
Bishop’s House, Kaluwella, Galle.
Sri Lanka.

General 091-2234256
Direct: 091-2223318
Fax: 091-4385602
E-mail: bishop@gallediocese.org
rwickramas@hotmail.com
Website: www.gallediocese .org

Vicar General
Very Rev. Fr. Charles Hewawasam
Bishop’s House, Kaluwella, Galle.

Tel: 091-2234256 / 041-2250457
Fax: 091-4385602
E-mail: hewawasamc@gmail.com

Procurator General
Very Rev. Fr. Jude Sampath Wilegoda
Bishop’s House, Kaluwella, Galle.

Tel: 091-2234256
Fax: 091-4385602
E-mail: frjsampath@gmail.com

Judicial Vicar
Very Rev. Fr. Bernard Fernando
Bishop’s House, Kaluwella, Galle.
Tel: 091-2234256
E-mail: safpala@yahoo.com
Chancellor
Very Rev. Fr. Shelton Fernando
St. Francis Xavier’s Church,
Kalegana, Galle.
Tel: 091-2222023
E-mail: F_shelton@ymail.com

Secretary
Rev. Fr. Prasad Ruwan
Bishop’s House, Kaluwella, Galle.
Tel : 091-2234256
Fax: 091-4385602
E-mail: secretary@gallediocese.org

PRESBYTERAL COUNCIL
Very Rev. Fr. Charles Hewawasam
Very Rev. Fr. Bede Silva
Very Rev. Fr. Michael Rajendram
Very Rev. Fr. Indika Anthony
Very Rev. Fr. Damian Arsakularathne
Very Rev. Fr. Jude Sampath Wilegoda

FINANCE COMMITTEE
Very Rev. Fr. Charles Hewawasam
Very Rev. Fr. Jude Sampath Wilegoda
Mr. Victor Silva
Mr. Nilendra Weerasooriya
Mr. Suresh Motha
Mrs. Nirmala Agnes Liyanage

NAMES & ADDRESSES OF PRIESTS
Rev. Fathers
Indika Anthony Caritas SED-Galle,
2/1, Mount Calvary Rd,
Kaluwella, Galle.

Damian Sudesh Arsakularathne St. Anthony’s Church
Ganegama, Baddegama
Camillus Cooray On Retirement
‘Van Reeth Home’
Abeysundara Rd,
Kaluwella, Galle.

Pius Kurera On Retirement
‘Van Reeth Home’
Abeysundara Rd,
Kaluwella, Galle.

Bernard Fernando Bishop’s House,
Kaluwella, Galle.

Herman Fernando Queen of the Holy Rosary Cathedral,
Mount Calvary Rd,
Kaluwella, Galle.

Lalith Fernando St. Mary’s Church,
New Rd, Hambantota.

Shelton Fernando St. Francis Xavier’s Church,
Kalegana, Galle.

Lasantha Sanjeewa Fonseka Shrine of Our Lady of Matara
Beach Road, Matara

Luke Jayasuriya On Retirement

Charles Hewawasam Shrine of Christ the Healer
No.385, New Street
Weligama.

Theodore Lambert Church of Our Lady of Lourdes
Halpathota, Baddegama.

Gratian Mariyalangaram On Sabbatical Leave

Sebastian Krishnan Nagaraja St. Francis Xavier’s Seminary,
Kalegana, Galle.

Nihal Nanayakkara St. Francis Xavier’s Seminary,
Kalegana, Galle.

Michael Colin Nixon Shrine of Our Lady of Matara
Beach Road, Matara

Harold Leo Merril Peiris St. Joseph’s Church,
Rathnapura Rd, Deniyaya.

Aloysius Perera On Retirement
‘Van Reeth Home’
Abeysundara Rd,
Kaluwella, Galle.

Moses Perera On Retirement
‘Nisansala’ Priest’s Home,
Seminary Hill Rd, Kalegana,
Galle.

Raja Rathnapriya Perera Deva Dharma Nikethanaya,
New City Road,
Halpathota, Baddegama.

Ruwan Prasad Bishop’s House, Kaluwella, Galle.

Michael Rajendram St. Sebastian’s Church,
Stockland, Udugama.

Daniel Sandanam On Leave

Ravindra Senevirathne St. Anne’s Church,
Hiniduma

Bede Nihal Silva Sacred Heart Church,
Kurundugaha, Elpitiya.

Naveen Jude Silva On Study Leave

Shantha Patrick St. Anne’s Church,
Hiniduma

Bernard Wijerathne Immaculate Conception Church,
Customs Rd, Balapitiya.

Jude Sampath Wilegoda Bishop’s House, Kaluwella,
Galle.

MEN RELIGIOUS WORKING IN THE DIOCESE

Stephan Perera SJ Superior, Jesuit Residence,
Kaluwella, Galle

Chryso Peiris SJ Jesuit Residence, Kaluwella,
Galle

Bernard Jayasinghe SJ Director, Jesuit Acadamy, Kaluwella, Galle

Tharanga Sanjeewa SJ Jesuit Residence, Kaluwella,
Galle

Jude Fernando SSS Church of St. Francis of Assisi,
Beach Rd, Tangalle

Sudath Jagenath Fernando SSS Church of St. Francis of Assisi
Beach Rd, Tangalle

Anthony Jesuthasan OMI St. Joseph’s Church,
Rathnapura Rd, Deniyaya.

Sebamalai Perera OMI St. Sebastian’s Mission Church,
Hulandawa Estate, Hulandawa,
Akuressa.

Soosai Marian OCD Carmelite Fathers,
St. Joseph’s Monastery,
500/2, Sunny Dale, Nanayakkara Mawatha, Thalawa Road,
Kurundugaha, Elpitiya

Arun Rex OCD Carmelite Fathers,
St. Joseph’s Monastery,
500/2, Sunny Dale, Nanayakkara Mawatha, Thalawa Road,
Kurundugaha, Elpitiya

PILGRIM CENTRES
(SHRINES OF THE DIOCESE)

National Shrine of Our Lady of Matara

Administrator: Rev. Fr. Michael Colin Nixon
Shrine of Our Lady of Matara,
Beach Road, Matara.
Tel: 041-2222056
Website: www.ourladyofmatara.lk
E-mail: info@ourladyofmatara.lk
frcolinm@gmail.com

Calvary Shrine – Hiniduma
Administrator: Rev. Fr. Ravindra Senevirathne
Calvary Shrine,
St. Anne’s Church, Hiniduma.
Tel: 091-3912285
E-mail: frravigalle@gmail.com

Shrine of Christ the Healer – Weligama
Administrator: Very Rev. Fr. Charles Hewawasam
Church of Christ the Healer,
385, New Street, Weligama.
Tel: 041-2250457
E-mail: hewawasamc@gmail.com

SEMINARIES
St. Francis Xavier’s Minor Seminary
Rector : Rev. Fr. Nihal Nanayakkara
Kalegana, Galle.
Tel : 091–2222771
E-mail: sfxseminaryrector@gmail.com
Vice-Rector : Rev. Fr. K. Sebastian Nagaraja
Tel : 091–2222771
E-mail: sebastiannag@yahoo.com

INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER STUDIES

St. Joseph Vaz Deva Dharma Nikethanaya
Director: Rev. Fr. Raja Rathnapriya Perera
New City Rd, Halpathota, Baddegama.
Tel: 091-2292617 / 077 2975652
E-mail: fatherraja@yahoo.com

SCHOOLS

St. Mary’s School (Sisters of Charity)
Principal: Rev. Sr. Sandamali Kurera SCJM
Beach Rd, Matara.
Tel: 041-2224008

Sacred Heart Convent (Sisters of Charity)
Principal: Rev. Sr. Patsy Nesamalar Pitchei SCJM
Templers Rd, Kaluwella, Galle.
Tel: 091-2234590

Mount Calvary School (Jesuits)
Principal: Rev. Fr. Bernard Jayasinghe SJ
24/1A, Templer’s Rd, Kaluwella, Galle.
Tel: 091-2224329

DIOCESAN DIRECTORS /
COORDINATORS OF APOSTOLATES
AND ADDRESSES

Co-ordinator of Apostolates / Pontifical Mission Societies
Rev. Fr. Michael Rajendram
Bishop’s House, Kaluwella, Galle.
Tel : 091-2234256 / 077-3059309
E-mail: frmikeraj@gmail.com
pmsgalle@gmail.com

General Manger of Catholic Private Schools / Inter- Religious Dialogue and Ecumenism
Rev. Fr. Nihal Nanayakkara
St. Xavier’s Seminary,
Kalegana, Galle.
Tel : 091- 2222771 / 0773750428
E-mail: frnihalvg@gmail.com

Administrator of the Diocesan Estates / Archivist / Commission for Laity & Family Apostolate / Social Communications

Rev. Fr. Jude Sampath Wilegoda
Bishop’s House, Kaluwella, Galle.
Tel : 091 – 2234256
E-mail: frjsampath@gmail.com

Youth Apostolate
Rev. Fr. K. Sebastian Nagaraja
St. Xavier’s Seminary,
Kalegana, Galle.
Tel : 091 – 2222771
E-mail: sebastiannag@yahoo.com

Liturgy & Culture
Rev. Fr. Harold Leo Meril Peiris
St. Joseph’s Church,
Rathnapura Road, Deniyaya.
Tel: 041-2273216
E-mail: haroldleomerrilp@gmail.com

Catechetics, Bible and Education

Rev. Fr. Raja Rathnapriya Perera
New City Rd, Halpathota, Baddegama.
Tel: 091-2292617 / 077 2975652
E-mail: fatherraja@yahoo.com
Prisons, Refugees & Migrant Workers
Rev. Fr. Stephen Perera SJ
The Superior,
Jesuit Residence, Kaluwella, Galle
Tel: 091-2234264
E-mail: fr.stephenperera@gmail.com

Lakrivi / University Chaplain

Rev. Fr. Lasantha Sanjeewa Fonseka
St. Mary’s Church, Beach Rd, Matara.
Tel: 041-2222056
E-mail: frlasantha@gmail.com

St. Joseph Vaz Commission / Pious Associations
Rev. Fr. Bede Nihal de Silva
Sacred Heart Church,
Kurundugaha, Elpitiya.
Tel: 091-2291017
E-mail: bedesilva@sltnet.lk

Small Christian Communities
Rev. Fr. Bernard Wijeratne
Immaculate Conception Church,
Custom Rd, Balapitiya
Tel: 0912259769

SOCIAL SERVICE INSTITUTIONS

Caritas SED-Galle

Director: Rev. Fr. Rev. Fr. Indika Anthony
Caritas SED-Galle,
2/1, Mount Calvary, Kaluwella, Galle.
Tel: 0912244138 / 091-2233711
Fax: 091-2233710
E-mail: info@caritasgalle.org
Website: www.caritassedgalle.org

CODESEP – Community Development Services for Plantation People
Rev. Fr. Anthony Jesuthasan, OMI
Rathnapura Rd, Deniyaya.
Tel: 041-2273111
E-mail: codesepdirector@gmail.com
Website: www.codesep.org

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

Jesuit Academy

Director: Rev. Fr. Bernard Jayasinghe SJ
Jesuit Academy
Templer’s Rd,
Kaluwella, Galle
Tel: 091-2224329

School for Life

Director: Very Rev. Fr. Charles Hewawasam
No: 386, New Street, Weligama.
Tel: 041-4295285 / 0773198933
E-mail: sfl.eprc@gmail.com

Finishing School for Girls
Rev. Sr. Superior
Our Lady of Cenacle Convent,
Hiniduma.
Tel: 091-3923539

Mosvold Educational Centre
Rev. Sr. Superior
Customs Rd, Balapitiya.
Tel: 091-2256242

CHARITABLE INSTITUTIONS

Supem Uyana – Home for Differently Abled Children
Rev. Sr. Superior
Gonapinuwala,
Hikkaduwa.
Tel: 091-5625133

‘Van Reeth’ Home for Elders
Rev. Sister in-charge
Abeysundera Road,
Kaluwella, Galle.
Tel: 091-2232827

Ápeksha Nivasa’

Rev. Sr. Superior
Missionaries of Charity,
Godaduwa Rd, Kapuhenpola,
Akmeemana, Galle.
Tel: 091-3903151

‘Wexford’ Girls’ Home
Rev. Sr. Superior
St. Michael’s Convent
Ganegama, Baddegama
Tel: 091-2224708
‘Nazareth’ Girls’ Home
Rev. Sr. Superior
Nazareth Convent
Kalegana, Galle.
Tel: 091-2224708

‘Kuda Kusum’ Girls’ Home
Rev. Sr. Superior
Little Flower Convent
Tangalle
Tel: 047-2224398

Retired Priests’ Home
‘Nisansala’,
Seminary Hill Road,
Kalegana, Galle.
Tel: 091-2247070

WOMEN RELIGIOUS CONGREGATIONS
AND ADDRESSES

Sisters of the Holy Angels

Nazareth Convent,
Kalegana, Galle
Tel: 0912224708

St. Theresas’Convent,
Kurundugahahetekma,
Elpitiya.
Tel: 091-2291008

St. Michael’s Convent
Ganegama, Baddegama.
Tel: 091-2292393

St. Joseph’s Convent
Rathnapura Road
Deniyaya
Tel: 041-2273559

Little Flower Convent,
Tangalle.
Tel: 047-2240398

Holy Angels Convent
Hospital Rd. Hambantota
Tel: 031-3713833

Sisters of Charity
Sacred Heart Convent,
Kaluwella, Galle.
Tel: 091-2234208

St. Mary’s Convent,
Beach Rd, Matara.
Tel: 091-2234156

St. Mary’s Convent,
Brown’s Hill, Matara.
Tel: 041-2222295

Supem Uyana,
Gonapinuwela, Hikkaduwa
Tel: 091-5625133 / 091-3922851

Our Lady of the Cenacle Convent,
Hiniduma
Tel: 091-3923539

Sisters of the Good Shepherd
Good Shepherd Convent
Customs Road, Balapitiya.
Tel: 091-2256742

Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine of Sienna
Dominican Convent
No. 386, New Street, Weligama
Tel: 041-4921807 / 041-2253330

Sisters of the Missionaries of Charity
Baike’s Village, Godaduwa Rd,
Kapuhenpola, Akmeemana, Galle.
Tel: 091-3903151

Sisters of the Holy Family
Holy Family Convent,
Teak Garden, Barawakumbuka.
Tel: 047-3489032

Daughters of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart
Mother Augustina Convent,
Ketapola, Ganegoda.
Tel: 091-2291303

Apostolic Carmel Sisters
St. Joseph’s Chapel
No. 16, Light House Street
Fort, Galle
Tel: 091-2248390

Franciscan Missionaries of Mary
Sacred Heart Church,
Aningkanda Estate,
Deniyaya.
Tel: 07665245581

Sisters of Divine Mercy (Association)
New City Road,
Halpathota, Baddegama.
Tel: 091-4925440

RELIGIOUS CONTEMPLATIVE ORDERS

Great Carmel Sisters

Carmelite Convent
Kalegana, Galle”
Tel: 091-2234057