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Yvon Ambroise

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See  Tuticorin
Name  Yvon Ambroise
Installed  18 May 2005
Predecessor  Peter Fernando

Birth name  Yvon Ambroise
Appointed  April 1, 2005
Denomination  Catholic
Ordination  December 23, 1967
Yvon Ambroise
Consecration  18 May 2005 by Pedro Lopez Quintana
Born  30 August 1942 (age 73) Pondicherry (1942-08-30)
Parents  Ponnu Tambi Ambroise, Antoinette Ambroise

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Yvon Ambroise (born 30 August 1942) is the current Bishop of Tuticorin. He was appointed on 1 April 2005 and was consecrated by Pedro López Quintana on 18 May 2005. Bishops Antony Anandarayar and Peter Fernando acted as co-consecrators. He succeeded Bishop Peter Fernando to become the sixth bishop of tuticorin.

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He was born to Ponnu Tambi Ambroise and Antoinette Ambroise in Pondicherry, India. He was ordained a priest at Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Pondicherry by Archbishop Ambrose Rayappan.

Posts Held

He has held the following positions:

  • 15-05-1968 – Jun. 1969 Assistant Parish Priest at Cuddalore N.T.
  • Jun. 1969 - Feb. 1970 St.Peter’s Pastoral Institute Poonamallee – Student
  • Feb. 1970 - May 1971 Asst. Parish Priest at Neyveli
  • May 1971- Aug. 1972 Diocesan Director of YCS & YCW
  • Aug. 1972 -Jun. 1974 Parish Priest of Thurinjipoondy
  • Jun. 1974 -Sep. 1976 Lent to Hyderabad, Andhra
  • Regional YCS & YCW Chaplain
  • Sep. 1976 – Higher Studies in Belgium
  • Jan. 1983 – Asst. Director, Caritas Asia, India
  • May 1988 – Executive Director of Caritas, India
  • Jun. 1995 – Sabbatical Year
  • 25.05.1996 – 20.09.1999 Parish Priest of Quasi Parish T.R.Pattinam
  • 10.09.1999 – Secretary, Coordinator – Caritas Asia.
  • 01.04.2005 Nominated Bishop of Tuticorin.
  • References

    Yvon Ambroise Wikipedia


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