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Servant of God Mgr Raymond Francis Camillus Mascarenhas, the former Vicar General of the Diocese of Mangalore and the Founder of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Little Flower of Bethany was a holy priest of the Diocese of Mangalore. His memory is fresh in us, though he went to his eternal abode in the year 1960. He is remembered for his pastoral zeal and commitment.


Mgr Mascarenhas was a renowned educationist of his time and visualized education as a means to give life and transform the ignorant, especially the poor and the girls.

Udupi: Pilgrimage Held to St Francis Xavier Church Udyavar

Udupi: Pilgrimage Held to St Francis Xavier Church Udyavar

Udupi, December 3,2012: Five hundred Bethany well wishers, Lay Associates, boarders and Sisters from Mangalore and Udupi Diocese made a pilgrimage, to St Francis Xavier Church Udyavar, on the occasion of the feast of St Francis Xavier.

A Saint in the Making Acclaimed

A Saint in the Making Acclaimed

A new book on Servant of God RFC Mascarenhas, written by Mr James D`Souza was released at a simple yet meaningful ceremony at Bethany Provincial House, Kachakanahalli, Bangalore Friday November 1, the Feast of All Saints. 

Bethany Provides a Home for the Homeless

Bethany Provides a Home for the Homeless

The corporate vision of our Superior General, Sr Wilberta and her team to provide a home to the homeless at Udyavar was realized on 2nd October

Biography in Kannada on Mgr Raymond Mascarenhas Released

Biography in Kannada on Mgr Raymond Mascarenhas Released

A biography in Kannada  on Mgr Raymond Mascarenhas, the Founder of Bethany Congregation ,  titled “ Hombelaku”,  authored by Professor Stephan Quadras was released by Sr Wilberta, the President of Bethany Educational Society on June 15,2012 at Bethany Hall, Bendur on the occasion of a two days’ teachers’ conference of Bethany Schools facilitated by Sr David Delaney.

Bethany Sisters in Northeast Celebrate Golden Jubilee

Bethany Sisters in Northeast Celebrate Golden Jubilee

Guwahati 

The Congregation of Bethany Sisters known as the Sisters of the Little Flower of Bethany, founded by RFC Mascarenhas, in Mangalore, in 1921 celebrated the golden jubilee of their presence in Northeast India on May 28 at Bethany School, Guwahati. Bethany Sisters worldwide number around 1350 and work in 24 states of India and a few countries abroad.

 

Delhi Archbishop pays homage to Mgr RFC Mascarenhas

Delhi Archbishop pays homage to Mgr RFC Mascarenhas

Most Rev Vincent Concessao, the Archbishop of Delhi, Most Rev Franco Mulackal, Auxiliary Bishop of Delhi and four priests of the Archdiocese of Delhi visited and prayed at Mgr Raymond Memorial.

Touched by the holiness of Servant of God Raymond FC Mascarenhas

Touched by the holiness of Servant of God Raymond FC Mascarenhas

Dr Garfield Jansen MA, MH, MBA, D. Edn, D. Phil who is a great devotee

HIS EXCELLENCY ROGATH KIMARYO PAYS  TRIBUTE TO THE SERVANT OF GOD RAYMOND MASCARENHAS

HIS EXCELLENCY ROGATH KIMARYO PAYS TRIBUTE TO THE SERVANT OF GOD RAYMOND MASCARENHAS

His Excellency Most Rev Rogath Kimaryo CSSp, Bishop of Same, Tanzania, who was in Mangalore, visited the memorial of the Servant of God Raymond

BISHOP ALOYSIUS RELEASES KALPAVALLY    AND WEBSITE  ON MGR RAYMOND MASCARENHAS

BISHOP ALOYSIUS RELEASES KALPAVALLY AND WEBSITE ON MGR RAYMOND MASCARENHAS

Most Rev Aloysius Paul D’ Souza the Bishop of Mangalore Diocese released the Telefilm Kalpavally on the life of Mgr Raymond FC Mascarenhas at Bethany Hall today. On this occasion he also launched the website www.rfcmascarenhas.com  a special website on Servant of God Raymond Mascarenhas.

Bethany Educational Society Honours ’Kalpavalli’ Artistes

Bethany Educational Society Honours ’Kalpavalli’ Artistes

 

Mangalore, Mar 18, 2012: Hundred artistes of ‘Kalpavalli’ a dance drama troupe, produced by the Bethany Educational Society in a telefilm on the life of Msgr Raymond F C Mascarenhas the founder of Bethany Congregation and founding visionary of the Bethany Educational Society...

Favours Received

“Glory to the Ever-loving God”

 “Glory to the Ever-loving God”

Compassionate Lord,

            We thank you Lord for granting us the gift of Fr. Raymond Francis Camillus Mascarenhas (loved humanity and devoted to God) from the bottom of our hearts. I am grateful to you for choosing me to work as a teacher in the School which was started by him. I am ever grateful for the intercession of the Servant of God Mgr RFC Mascarenhas for helping my son to complete his education and to get a good job.

By Liny Davis, St. Michael’s School,Westhill

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Messages

Message

I have fond memories of the Bethany Convent Chapel at Bendore because

By Max Rasquinha,, Mangalore - Houston/Dallas, Texas, U.S.A

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Poems/Plays/Songs

Prayer

By Bethany

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Drawings & Paintings

Publications

Asian Trading Corporation

Reminiscing in Tranquility
Sr Violette`s Memories of Mgr Raymond FC Mascarenhas
   Compiled and Edited by:
Sr Mary Naulak BS

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