About The Archdiocese

ARCHDIOCESE OF GOA AND DAMAN
Erected on 4th February, 1557, presently comprising Goa, Daman, Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli.

PATRON OF THE ARCHDIOCESE
Saint Joseph Vaz

ARCHBISHOP-PATRIARCH
Most Rev. Filipe Neri Ferrão

ARCHBISHOP-PATRIARCH EMERITUS
Most Rev. Raul Nicolau Gonsalves

ADDRESS
Archbishop’s House, P.O. Box No. 216, Altinho,
Panjim, Goa, India 403 001
: (0832) 2225235/2224789/2433600/2433610
: (91-832) 2224139
: archbpgoa@gmail.com
: www.archgoadaman.org

POPULATION
Total Catholic Population: 6,48,767 approx
Total population of the Archdiocese: 16,00,000

LANGUAGES
Konkani, English, Marathi, Portuguese, Gujarati, Hindi.

TELEPHONE (STD) CODES
Goa 0832
Daman, Dadra, Nagar Haveli 0260
Diu 02875