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Rt. Rev. Fr. Marcus Champia, O.Pream
1968 Born at Bundumamail, Ranchi, Jharkhand
1989 Joined the Norbertine Order at St. Norbert Abbey, Jamtara
1989-90 Aspirancy at Nirmala Church, Ghamapur 
1990-91 Postulancy at St. Norbert Abbey, Jamtara
1992 Novitiate at St. Norbert Abbey, Jamtara
1993 Mission Exposure Programme at Duhanya, Jabalpur
1994-1997 Philosophy at Vidyajyoti Gurukul Christ Nagar, Varanasi
1997-2000 Theology at St. Joseph’s Regional Seminary, Allahabad, U.P.
Aug 28, 2000 Solemn Profession – St. Norbert Abbey, Jamtara
Aug 29, 2000 Ordained Deacon – St. Norbert Abbey, Jamtara 
May 5,  2001 Priestly Ordination at Catholic Church Rumtukel, Jharkhand
Jun 1, 2001 Office Management Course, Mumbai
2002 Teaching Staff at Nirmala School, Ghamapur
2002-04 MBA, Rani Durgavathi University, Jabalpur
2004-11 Canonry Provisor, St. Norbert Abbey, Jamtara
2012-13 P.hd in Ecconomics, Bangalore University, Bangalore
2013-15 Prior- St. Norbert Priory, Indara
Mar 1, 2015 Elected as Abbot
Apr 30, 2015 Abbatial Blessing

Birthdays
  • 01/November
    Bro. Jaison Correya
  • 01/November
    Bro. Rinku Kujur
  • 02/November
    Rev. Fr. M. Francis Xavier O.Praem
  • 05/November
    Bro. Raiment Prabhakar
  • 06/November
    Bro. Niral Lakra
  • 07/November
    Rev. Fr. Cyril D' Souza O.Praem
  • 15/November
    Rev. Fr. Sebastian Pillai O.Praem
  • 17/November
    Rev. Fr. Gilbert Paul Kuttookaren O.Praem
  • 18/November
    Bro. P Santiagu
  • 20/November
    Bro. Mackins Mathew
  • 21/November
    Bro. Deepak Dhurwey
  • 22/November
    Rev. Fr. Joseph Felix O.Praem
  • 23/November
    Rev. Fr. Alwyn Gonsalves O.Praem
  • 25/November
    Rev. Fr. Moses Dantas O.Praem