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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.

Bangalore province:50th Death Anniversary Celebrations

Bethany Provincial House, Bangalore kept up the 50th Anniversary of the death of the Founder on February 6, 2011 at the Provincial House. Most  Rev .Dr. JB Sequeira, Bishop Emeritus was the main celebrant for the Eucharistic celebration. Rev Fr Ignatius Kumar preached a sermon highlighting the qualities of the Servant of God, and called up on all the Bethany Sisters to aspire to be saints. Superiors of Bangalore Province, Sisters of Jyothi Nilaya and Jeevan Jyothi, Bangalore, Bethany Convent, Bangalore and Seva Sadan Doddabelavangala,  Candidates, along with their BLA members were present for the same. The felicitation programme was presided over by the Bishop Emeritus. After his presidential address, a portrait of the Servant of God was released Prayer for the beatification in Kannada was distributed to the participants of the programme.


February 6, 2011
Bangalore province

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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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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By Bethany

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Drawings & Paintings


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

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