Welcome To The Diocese Of Roseau

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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

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Christmas Message

Christmas Message Christmas in the Year of Mercy Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, the Holy Father Francis, on December 8, 2015, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, called the entire Christian world to dedicate this year as an Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy. In the Bull of Indiction, which explains the significance of the year, he affirms thus: “Jesus Christ is the face of the Father’s mercy. This might well sum up the mystery of the Christian Faith. Mercy has become … [Read More...]

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