Welcome To The Diocese Of Roseau


Established in 1850, the Diocese of Roseau encompasses the Commonwealth of Dominica and is a member of the Antilles Episcopal Conference. We trust you will enjoy browsing the various pages of this site and that it will give you some insight into the life and work of the Diocese.

Most Reverend Gabriel Malzaire

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Bishop Malzaire was born in Mon Repos, a community in the village of Micoud on the east of St Lucia. He dreamt of serving the Lord since the age 10. Bishop Malzaire studied at the Regional Seminary of St John Vianney and Ugandan Martyrs in Trinidad and Tobago. He holds a doctorate in Systematic Theology from the Gregorian University in Rome. His doctoral thesis, published in Rome, is a study of the relationship between theology of the Eucharist and the Social Teaching of the Church, as reflected in the thoughts of the late Pope Paul VI on the world’s poor and suffering.

The Bishop’s Monthly Message


We Are Made To Rise

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, today we celebrate the feast of the Assumption of our Blessed Lady. What really is the understanding behind that strange piece of dogma believed by the Catholic, Eastern Orthodox and Oriental Orthodox Churches and some parts of Anglicanism? It has to do with the belief that Our Blessed Lady, at the end of her earthly life didn’t experience corruption but was assumed body and soul into heaven. No historical evidence is given of such an occurrence. However, the … [Read More...]

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