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AMBADOCHAR: ST.ARNOLD’S CHURCH

AMBADOCHAR: ST.ARNOLD’S CHURCH
C/o Pradeepti, Padamnagar, Khandwa, M.P.
450001
9896961975

HISTORY

Ambadochar has got a unique history of changing Deaneries during the missionary activities of Fr. Wuellner and Fr. Francis Alvares. This village was part of W.Nimar originally and later it became part of Pandhana Parish. When Bhikangaon became a parish, this village and few other Barella villages were annexed to Bhikangaon. It was part of the Bhikangaon parish till this was made parish in 2007. Fr.Pacratius Xalxo SVD was appointed as the first parish priest and the sisters of Sant Joseph Sevika Sanstha joined the parish community and the sisters are involved in pastoral and social activities.

Dedicated to:  St. Arnold
Church Feast:15th January
Erected:29th June 2007
Pastor:Fr. Pancratius Xalxo SVD
Substations:Tigria, Ambapuri, Saka, Gatha and Jhirnia.
Khandwa Diocese

Diocese of Khandwa