CURIA
The diocesan curia consists of those institutions and persons which assist the bishop in the governance of the whole diocese, especially in guiding pastoral action, in caring for the administration of the diocese, and in exercising judicial power. – Can. 469

The Diocesan Curia is the ensemble of departments or ministries, which assist the Bishop in the governing of the Diocese. It is the Bishop who appoints those who exercise offices within the Curia and it is the Bishop’s responsibility to see to it that all matters which concern the administration of the entire Diocese are duly coordinated and arranged in such a manner that the good of the portion of God’s people entrusted to him is more suitably attained. The Curia of the Diocese of Indore is situated at the Bishop’s House.

ROLE NAME
Bishop
Most. Rev. Bp. Dr. Thomas Mathew
Vicar General
Rev. Fr. Simon Raj
VICARS GENERAL
In accordance with the Code of Canon Law the Vicar General assists the Bishop in the governance of the whole of the diocese. The vicar general reports to the diocesan bishop the more important affairs that are to be handled or have been handled, and he is never to act contrary.
Chancellor
Rev. Fr. Dr. R. Thomas
THE CHANCERY IN OUR DIOCESE
The preparation of documents regarding canonical requirements (such as appointments and receptions into full communion with the Church), the issuing of faculties, celebrets and ordination certificates, and other more general administrative and general enquiries, are also dealt with in the Chancery.
By Canon Law, “In each curia, a Chancellor is to be appointed, whose principal office, unless particular law states otherwise, is to ensure that the acts of the curia are drawn up and dispatched, and that they are kept safe in the archive of the curia. (Canon 482.1)
The Chancellor, whose signature authenticates public documents, is the official notary of the curia. (Canons 482.3 and 483.1) Code of Canon Law 482-491
Financial Administrator
Rev. Fr. Antonysamy
FINANCE DEPARTMENT
Assist the Bishop in the administration of finances of the Diocese in accordance with Canon Law.
The Bishop has appointed his Financial Advisor and the Financial Administrator.
The Finance Department has Sections dealing with Banking and Finance, Parish & Diocesan Institutions related Finances, Properties, Civil Construction and Repairs, Human Resources, and Statutory Compliances with Government.
The Diocesan Finance Committee (DFC) is appointed by the Bishop in accordance with Church Law (Canons 492-493).  Members of the Diocesan Finance Committee are selected for their expertise in matters including finance, law and civil engineering.
DIOCESAN TRIBUNAL

The Diocesan Tribunal is the vicariate established by canon law as the judicial arm of the bishop’s government of the diocese. As such, it is the court system of the Church and the canonical forum for the resolution of legal questions arising from the activity of the Church and of the faithful.

ROLE NAME
Judicial Vicar
Rev. Fr. Dr. R. Thomas
Judge
Rev. Fr. Dr. R. Thomas
Defender of the Bond
Rev. Fr. George Khetan Meda
Notary
Rev. Fr. John David SVD
COLLEGE OF CONSULTORS
ROLE NAME
President
Most. Rev. Bp. Dr. Thomas Mathew
Consultors
Rev. Fr. Simon Raj
Rev. Fr. Antonysamy
Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph
Rev. Fr. Herman Tirkey
Rev. Fr. Dr. R. Thomas
Rev. Fr. Sanjay Girwal
Rev. Fr. John Wakla SVD
DIOCESAN SECRETARIAT
Bishop’s House,
P. Box No. 168, 10, Old Sehore Road,
Indore, Madhya Pradesh – 452 001.
Phone: 0731-2492203
Email: secretary@indorediocese.com
Office Hours: Monday to Saturday: 09:00 am to 13:00, 15:00 – 17:00
Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays
ROLE NAME
Secretary
Rev. Fr. Antonysamy
Secretary to Bishop
Rev. Sr. Regi
COLLEGE OF DEANS
DEANERY NAME
Indore
Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph
Dewas
Rev. Fr. Herman Tirkey
DIOCESAN DIRECTORS OF APOSTOLATES
COMMISSION ROLE NAME
Bible
Director
Rev. Fr. Preetam Vasunia
Liturgy
Director
Rev. Fr. Thomas KP SAC
Catechetics
Director
Rev. Fr. Sebastian Aikara
Evangelization & Proclamation
Director
Rev. Fr. Joby Anand Chirayath
Social Communication
Director
Clergy, Religious, Vocation & Seminarians
Director
Rev. Fr. Jolly (Mathew) John Pulickal
Ecumenism & Dialogue
Director
Rev. Fr. Pious Lakara SVD
Education
Director
Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph Choratte
Nurses Guild
Director
Rev. Sr. Roselinde CHF
Chaplain
Director
Family & Laity
Director
Rev. Fr. Sanjay Girwal
Labour
Director
Rev. Fr. Martin Kujur
SC/ST
Director
Rev. Fr. Santosh Tigga
Public Relations
Director
Rev. Fr. Sumit Tahir
Social Service Society
Director
Rev. Fr. Martin Kujur
Youth
Director
Rev. Fr. Mahesh Sulya
Deliverance Ministry
Director
Rev. Fr. Dr. John Bosco Antony
Health Care Ministry
Director
Rev. Fr. Lucas Isidore
Women's Desk
Director
Rev. Sr. Regina SJSS
Prison Ministry
Director
Rev. Fr. Shinoj Joseph SVD
IT Cell
Director
Rev. Fr. R. Antonysamy
DIOCESAN PASTORAL COUNCIL
ROLE NAME
President
Most Rev. Bp. Dr. Chacko Thottumarickal SVD
Vice President
Secretary
DIOCESAN PRIESTS' COUNCIL
ROLE NAME
President
Chairman
Vice Chairman
Secretary
ROLE NAME
Ex-Oficio Members
Elected Ordination Group Representatives
Elected Deanery Representatives
Nominated Members
Religious Members
DIOCESAN FINANCE COMMITTEE
ROLE NAME
President
Most. Rev. Bp. Dr. Chacko Thottumarickal SVD
Members
Rev. Fr. Dr. C. Michael John
Rev. Fr. Antonysamy
Rev. Fr. Simon Raj
Rev. Fr. Patrick Joseph
Rev. Fr. Lucas Isidore
Rev. Fr. Joseph Vallasserry
Rev. Sr. Archana CMC