"Lord make me a little lamp that burneth brightly, wherever I may go"
the priestly. motto of the Parish Priest of the
A native of Kundapur, South India, he took up his vocation
with erstwhile Capuchin Province in 1965.
On completing his graduation in Philosophy, he opted for Regency –
community experience -at Monte de-Guirim,
He made his final religious profession in April 1974 and was ordained as priest on 30th December 1976.
Volunteering to work in North Indian Mission, he was the
Asst. Parish Priest and Chaplain at Nainital, Rector
of the Minor Seminary and was affiliated to various Parishes, Schools and
Colleges. During the 25 years of his
mission in North India, Fr. Thomas took time off to complete his Licentiate in Missiology at
He joined the Gulf mission, Vicariate of Arabia, in 2003 as
Asst. Priest at St. Francis of
Asked about his modest demeanor coupled with soft yet firm dealings, he attributes them to the initiation to strong value base by his simple parents, Vincent and Annie Quadros