Vocation Place

Meet Father Praveen Jaison Tellis

St John Vianney, Kamloops, Our Lady of Lourdes, Heffley Creek, Sun Peaks  

Born in 1983 India   Nationality: Indian   Religious priest belonging to the Order of Discalced Carmelites Friars (OCD)   First profession of religious life was on 14th December, 2002   Final profession of religious life was on 30th of May, 2010.   Ordained Deacon on 10th of June, 2010 in St Joseph’s Interdiocesan seminary, Mangalore, India.   Ordained priest in Infant Jesus Shrine on 27th April 2011, by Rev. Dr. Henry D’Souza, Bishop of Bellary.   I have become all things for all people (1cor: 9:21) – was the theme of my ordination   Served in various monasteries in India and Austria   Served in Canada for the last 6 years in different provinces.

Following Father Derrick

See how Father Derrick spends his day in the Diocese of Kamloops in Beautiful British Columbia, Canada.

Serra Club of Kamloops Diocese

Vocation Place  

Greetings from the Serra Club of Kamloops.  Last Sunday was Good Shepherd Sunday and the World Day of Prayer for Vocations.   We prayed for our many Priests, Brothers and Sisters and for our existing and future Seminarians. If you have a special prayer, photograph or sentiment that reflects your devotion to our clergy we would love to hear from you! You can post them on Facebook or send them to sberdusco@serrakamloops.ca