LABBIPETA

Patron: : Sacred Heart of Jesus

Parish priest : Rev. Fr. Imandi Swaminadam

Address : Parish Priest
Catholic Church
Labbipeta, VIJAYAWADA – 520 010

Telephone No : 0866-247 37 91
Catholics : 2727
Chapels : 02
Catechists : 03
Substations : 07
Parish Schools : 02
Teachers : 03

INSTITUTIONS:
➢ Catholic Centre
➢ St. Clare’s Convent & Regional House
➢ Maria Nivas Convent & Tailoring Centre, Woodpet
➢ St. Ann’s Convent & Hospital
➢ St. Ann’s School of Nursing
➢ Nirmala Hrudaya Bhavan (for dying destitutes)

HISTORY:
With the setting up of the new Catholic Centre, the parish of Labbipeta(1924) was erected on 01st July, 1980. Concern for the many scattered Christian communities in the town prompted the erection of this parish which takes care of communities formerly under St.Peter’s and Christurajpuram parishes.

SUBSTATIONS: 07
Badavapeta (1972), Giripuram(1942). Kasturibaipet (1930), Police Lines(1931), St. Ann’s Quarters, Mogal Rajpuram, Woodpet(1937), Georgepeta (Marreddy Nagar)

Former Parish Priests:
Fr. Yadala Bala Swamy (Ad Tempus) (July 1980 – Mar 1981)
Fr. Thanam Marreddy (Mar 1981 – Apr 1998)
Fr. Junjunuri John Raju (Apr 1998 – May 2005)
Fr. Saka Johannes (May 2005 – May 2007)
Fr. Thumma Albin Reddy (May 2007 –