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        A boy of seven years by name Karthik studying in the school stole a pen from his neighbor and brought it to home. His mother came to know about it but she did not correct her son saying that stealing is sinful. Another day, when they went to the market to buy provisions for the week, the boy stole from the shop a pocket of sweets from the shop. The mother of the boy instead of correcting him, smiled at the boy's shrewd way of doing things. The boy was in the habit of stealing. When he became 20 years old he involved in house breaking and stealing valuables from the houses. He was caught by police and he was taken to the prison. He requested the police that he would like to see his mother before going to the prison. They took him to his house. He ...
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Rev. Fr. A. Philominraj is appointed as the coordinator of Diocesan Vision and Mission programme.

In the service of the Lord,
Fr. G. V. Panneerselvam
Financial Administrator

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Bishop Most Rev. Dr. M. Devadass Ambrose
6th October 1947
Ordination Date:
5th August 1974
Appointed as Bishop of Tanjore:
24th September 1997

Pious Association

In the Diocese of Thanjavur the following Pious Associations functions are Legion of Mary, St. Vincent De Paul Society, Franciscan Third Order, Holy Childhood.
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Social Service

The Diocese of Thanjavur runs two Social Service Organizations are Thanjavur Multipurpose Social Service Society and Pudukkottai Multipurpose Social Service Society
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    The vocation situation is satisfactory at present.