Pope Francis

Vision : The Coming of God's Kingdom in our land – Tripura.

Mission : Prompted by the Spirit of God and following the command of Jesus Christ the Diocese dedicates itself to deepen God–awareness among all the people. It works for the promotion of peace and communal harmony among all. Towards this end it will strive to preserve the heritage and culture of the various ethnic groups.

The Diocese works at forming faith communities and foster lay leadership. It will strive to build a just society through activities, which are aimed at educating and empowering particularly the marginalized, the exploited, women children and the youth.

The Diocese fosters ecumenism and inter-religious dialogue. It will involve itself with the life-struggles of the people and empower them through formal and non-formal education, health care, environmental awareness, and other integrated human developmental activities.


 

MOST REV. LUMEN MONTEIRO,
CSC, D.D.

Bishop of Agartala

Date of Birth February 01, 1952

Religious Profession May 30, 1974

Priestly Ordination October 28, 1980

Bishop Designate January 11, 1996

Episcopal Ordination May 26, 1996

MOTTO: LEAD US ONWARD
PATRON: ST. FRANCIS XAVIER

Telephone (Office) 0381/ 2342 401
Telephone (Bishop) 0381/ 2342 403
Email: lumenmonteiro@gmail.com