Diocese of Adilabad

Bishop Kunnath

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Bishop Mar Joseph Kunnath

Bishop's House, H.No: 12-601/1 Mancherial P.O, Adilabad, A.P.504 208


Fax :08736-255933


Bishop Joseph Kunnath, CMI was born on Sept. 2, 1939, in Vakakkad, Kerala. He was ordained a priest on April 24, 1972, and served as head of a mission center in Saligaon, Andhra Pradesh, before being appointed Bishop of Adilabad when the diocese was created on July 23, 1999. His episcopal ordination took place on October 6 that year. The diocese belongs to the Syro-Malabar Church, an Oriental Catholic Church.

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