Most Rev. Dr. Peter Machado

parish priest

Rev. Fr. Thazhathukunnel Joshy MSFS
Welcome to st. francis de

Patron Saint

Francis de sales was declared a Doctor of the Church by Pope Blessed Pius IX in 1877. In 1923, Francis was recognized as the patron saint of writers and journalists by Pope Pius XI. The Salesians of Don Bosco, the Oblates of Saint Francis de Sales,... More+

November-2023 Schedule

01.11.2023 Wednesday - All Saints Solemnity Day and Kannada Rajyotsava Day
Morning 06:30am : Holy Mass in Kannada followed by Flag hoisting.
Evening 06:30pm : Holy Mass in English.

02.11.2023 Thursday - All Souls Day
Morning 06:30am : Holy Mass in English in the Church.
06:30am : Holy Mass in Kannada at the Cemetery Chapel at Neo Town and blessing of the Tombs.
Evening 06:00pm : Holy Mass in English in the Church.
06:45pm : Holy Mass in Kannada in the Church.

05.11.2023 Sunday - Mission Sunda
Morning 06:00am: Holy Mass in English and Food fest.

Church History

St. Francis De sales parish (MSFS) is one of the young parish in the archdiocese of Bangalore. It was officially erected as the parish in 1984 by his grace late Archbishop Arogyaswamy then Archbishop of Bangalore.

It was a tiny parish and masses were celebrated in a farm house and then shifted to school building. It took almost 20 years to build the present New Church in the year 1998 on the 16th of August, by the then parish priest Fr. Mathew Kuzhuppakalam.

Now at present in the last 10 years the church is rapidly growing because of the Software companies and the industries around. Added to that we have in the campus SFS