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


World Respect Life Day – Setting Our Priorities Right About Life

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, on January 22nd this year, the world over celebrates the 42nd World Respect Life Day. Very often when this theme is raised, our minds easily gravitate to the pro-life versus pro-choice debate that is in vogue today, especially in the United States of America. It is my thought that this debate, from the more negative standpoint, stems from an ill-conceived philosophical/theological understanding of that most beautiful gift called human life. In an article of … [Read More...]

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