NEW APPOINTMENTS IN THE ARCHDIOCESE
NEW APPOINTMENTS IN THE ARCHDIOCESE
[ Fr.Sunil De Silva - 20.04.2015 ]
His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith, the Archbishop of Colombo,has made the following appointments 18th April 2015.to be effective from 01st May 2015.
EPISCOPAL VICAR
Very Rev. Fr. Placidus de Silva Special Projects / Chancellor / Archivist
Very Rev. Fr. Manokumaran Nagaratnam Tamil Apostolate
NEWLY ORDAINED PRIESTS - [ASSISTANT PARISH PRIESTS]
NAME OF PRIEST PARISH ASSIGNED
1 Rev. Fr. K. Niroshan Sumith Perera Palangaturai
2 Rev. Fr. Nalin Kumara Fernando Pallansena
3 Rev. Fr. K. A. Chamil Sameera Batagama
4 Rev. Fr. T. Don Amila Wickrama Kadalana
5 Rev. Fr. Jude Asitha Hettiarachchi Kotte
6 Rev. Fr. Eranga Laksritha de Silva Dehiwala
7 Rev. Fr. Ravindra Kumar Peiris Nagoda(Kandana)
8 Rev. Fr. Heshan Sachitra Perera Rawatawatte(Pro tem)
9 Rev. Fr. Ravin Dharshana Fernando Dalupotha
10 Rev. Fr. Anton Suranga Warnakulasuriya Hapugoda (Pro tem)
11 Rev. Fr. T. S. Sebastian Sudarshan Waga
12 Rev. Fr. Dilshan Lakmal Gunawardane Battaramulla
13 Rev. Fr. W. Manoj Kumar Fernando Wattala
14 Rev. Fr. Ranga Shehan Andradi Wellawatta
15 Rev. Fr. Dilip Sampath Charles Dehiyagatha
16 Rev. Fr. L. Prashan Dilantha Fernando Kelaniya
ASSISTANT PARISH PRIESTS
NAME OF PRIEST PARISH ASSIGNED
1 Rev. Fr. Janaka Sashimal Costa Grand Street, Negombo
2 Rev. Fr. Jude Chrishman Perera Pitipana
3 Rev. Fr. Lalith Chrishantha Tissera Sea-Street
4 Rev. Fr. Jude Suresh Fernando Moratuwa
5 Rev. Fr. H. D. Jude Tennyson Seeduwa
6 Rev. Fr. K. Roshan Chaminda Fernando Kandawela
7 Rev. Fr. Clement Sanjeewa Senanayake Kotugoda
8 Rev. Fr. Prasanna Christopher Perera Kepungoda
9 Rev. Fr. Dinesh Prashan Appuhamy Pamunugama
10 Rev. Fr. P. Dinush Gayan Winston Bopitiya
11 Rev. Fr. Malintha Chathuranga Kandana
12 Rev. Fr. Mahesh Chrishantha Fernando Nayakakanda
13 Rev. Fr. Anton Gromik Cooray Ragama
14 Rev. Fr. Malcolm Edward Candappa Dalugama
15 Rev. Fr. Gihan Sheno Lakshan Silva Tewatta
16 Rev. Fr. Ranjan Priyadharshana Fernando Kotahena
17 Rev. Fr. Jude Nuwan Buddhika Rawatawatte
18 Rev. Fr. Malin Samudrika Fernando Katuwapitiya
19 Rev. Fr. Chanaka Prabath Welikadarachchi Panadura
20 Rev. Fr. Malith Thiwantha Kaluarachchi Kalamulla
21 Rev. Fr. Clariyan Hayiens Fernando Awissawella
22 Rev. Fr. Jude Lakshantha Perera Hanwella
23 Rev. Fr. Prasanna Dilruk Fernando Weliweriya
24 Rev. Fr. Gayan Prashantha Perera Wattala
25 Rev. Fr. Denishka Isira Jayasuriya Nittambuwa
PARISH PRIESTS / ACTING PARISH PRIESTS
NAME OF PRIEST PARISH ASSIGNED
1 Rev. Fr. Stanley Cecil Kumar Talahena
2 Rev. Fr. Lakpriya Kumar Nonis Kadolkelle
3 Rev. Fr. Bernard Nishan Wilathgamuwa Raddolugama
4 Rev. Fr. Nimal Ponweera Andiambalama (New Parish)
5 Rev. Fr. Lloyd Shanthikumar IVD Thoppuwa
6 Rev. Fr. Calixtus Fernando Kongodamulla
7 Rev. Fr. Pradeep Chaminda Badalgama
8 Rev. Fr. Linton Joseph Tudella
9 Rev. Fr. Erington Silva Dehiyagatha
10 Rev. Fr. Francis Jayakody Pamunugama
11 Rev. Fr. Noel Nonis Kanuwana
12 Rev. Fr. Priya Jayamanne Ja-Ela
13 Rev. Fr. Thusith Pradeep Fernando Delatura
14 Rev. Fr. Ananda Withana Bopitiya
15 Rev. Fr. K. A. Shirely Bertram Ranjith Kandana
16 Rev. Fr. L. P. Lalith Perera Dalugama
17 Rev. Fr. Victor Florencis Jayamanne Tewatta
18 Rev. Fr. M. Lalith Felix Perera Grand Pass
19 Rev. Fr. Ernest de Mel Mt.Laviniya
20 Rev. Fr. Felician Ranjith Perera Bambalapitiya
21 Rev. Fr. Nihal Ivan Perera Borella
22 Rev. Fr. Peter Suberaj Slave Island
23 Rev. Fr. Ronnie Wickramasinghe Kolonnawa
24 Rev. Fr. Shantha Sagara Hettiarachchi Sedawatte
25 Rev. Fr. P. Nimal Gyom Francis Nonis Battharamulla
26 Rev. Fr. D. Ernest Kithsiri Thirimanne Moratuwa
27 Rev. Fr. Sumith Roshan Rodrigo Kadalana
28 Rev. Fr. S. N. Shelton Dias Panadura
29 Rev. Fr. D. L. Sunil de Silva Rathmalana
30 Rev. Fr. M. Chaminda Laknath Cooray Awissawella
31 Rev. Fr. Anthony Samarathunga Weliwita
32 Rev. Fr. H. Anton Ranjith (jr) Hanwella
33 Rev. Fr. B. D. Saman Maximus Weliweriya
34 Rev. Fr. Jude Sharman Fernando Indigolla
35 Rev. Fr. Gregory Jayantha Fernando Ragama
36 Rev. Fr. Lester Wijeysuriya Nittambuwa
ACTING PARISH PRIESTS
36 Rev. Fr. Shiran Nilosha Dassa Duwa
37 Rev. Fr. Indika Perera Bandarawatta (New Parish)
38 Rev. Fr. Dilran Peiris Madampella
39 Rev. Fr. B K Nuwan S Rodrigo Balagala
40 Rev. Fr. Suranga Niroshan Fonseka Tarala
COLLEGES AND INSTITUTIONS
NAME OF PRIEST COLLEGE / INSTITUTION ASSIGNED
1 Rev. Fr. Susith Mark Lal Silva Rector-Aquinas College of Higher Studies
2 Rev. Fr. Samantha Thushara D Perera Aquinas College of Higher Studies
3 Rev. Fr. Prageeth Chamara Perera Pope Benedict XVI University
4 Rev. Fr. Sriyantha Rathnasekara Staff Member - St. Joseph's College, Colombo 10
5 Rev. Fr. Chanaka Dilan Janze Staff Member - St. Joseph's College, Colombo 10
6 Rev. Fr. Ranjith Andradi Director - St. Joseph's College - Branch, Kadolkelle
7 Rev. Fr. Amila Ravinde Vanderwall St. Joseph's College - Branch, Kadolkelle
8 Rev. Fr. George Danister Tissera Staff Member - St. Sebastian's College, Moratuwa
9 Rev. Fr. Vincent A Ashley Staff Member - St. Sebastian's College, Moratuwa
10 Rev. Fr. Sudath Gunatilake Rector - Loyola College - Negombo
11 Rev. Fr. Samindu Pathum Janitha F'do Staff Member - Loyola College - Negombo
12 Rev. Fr. S.A.D.Chryshantha Kumara St. Nicholas' International School, Colombo
13 Rev. Fr. Sunil Weragoda Spiritual Director - St. Nicholas' Intl. School, Negombo
14 Rev. Fr. Carlton de Silva Rector - Holy Cross College, Kalutara
15 Rev. Fr. Ruwan Pradeep Premaraja Staff Member - St. Jude's College, Negombo
16 Rev. Fr. Nilantha Ediriwickrama Staff Member - National Seminary, Ampitiya
17 Rev. Fr. Cecil Joy Perera Rector - Intermediate Seminary, Kalutara
18 Rev. Fr. Sachitha Kelum Jayalath Staff Member - Intermediate Seminary, Kalutara
19 Rev. Fr. Camillus Fernando Rector - Minor Seminary, Borella
20 Rev. Fr. Joseph Anthony Perera Spiritual Director - Minor Seminary, Borella
21 Rev. Fr. Prasad Harshana Staff Member - Minor Seminary, Borella


1 Rev. Fr. Lester Joseph Nonis Coordinator for Catechetics
(Res. at Archbishop's House)
2 Rev. Fr. Ivan Perera Director for Education
3 Rev. Fr. Ronnie Pontius Perera Assistant for Parish Animation/PPC/ASIPA
(Res.Kotikawatte)
4 Rev. Fr. Gyom Nonis Preaching Apostolate
Regional Coordinators
5 Rev. Fr. Claude Martinus Wanasinghe Bible, Catechetics & Education - Ja-Ela Region
6 Rev. Fr. B. D. Saman Maximus Formation of Youth, Y.C.S.,Children & Vocation
- Missionary Region
ARCHDIOCESAN CHAPLAINS
1 Rev. Fr. Jude Chryshantha Fernando Universities (Res. Wellawatte)
2 Rev. Fr. Ronnie Pontius Perera Legion of Mary (Res. Kotikawatta)
VARIA
1 Rev. Fr. Srinath Manoj Perera Director - Archdiocesan Estates
2 Rev. Fr. Sisira Priyashantha Archdiocesan Estates
3 Rev. Fr. Sampath Thushara Archdiocesan Estates
PRIESTS GOING ABROAD(Studies/ Chaplancy/Sabatical)
Name of Priest
1 Rev. Fr. Arulanandam Udayadas Studies (Italy)
2 Rev. Fr. Chaminda Wanigasena Studies (Australia)
3 Rev. Fr. Dinesh Fernando Chaplancy/Studies (Italy)
4 Rev. Fr. Christo Viraj Studies (Italy)
5 Rev. Fr. Pradeep Manawadu Studies (France)
6 Rev. Fr. Ranjith Madhurawela Sabbatical (USA)
7 Rev. Fr. Maximus Rodrigopulle Sabbatical
8 Rev. Fr. Marius Fernando Sabbatical
9 Rev. Fr. William Evans Sabbatical (USA)
RESIDENT PRIESTS
1 Rev. Fr. Xystus Kurukulasuriya Ma-Eliya Centre
2 Rev. Fr. Marcus Ferdinandez Uyana, Moratuwa
3 Rev. Fr. Anton Saman Hettiarachchi Attitidiya
4 Rev. Fr. Jude Chrishantha Wellawatta
5 Rev. Fr. Arunodha Perera Bambukuliya
6 Rev. Fr. Sunil Weragoda Cardinal Cooray Center, Tammitta
Sent by -
Rev. Fr. Jude Samantha Fernando
Secretary - Administration
20th2015 April
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