“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.”
We at the Diocese of Durgapur persevere to uplift and enlighten the lives of those who come to the Diocese. We embrace everyone who come to us and seek to help them grow and prosper.
Our Diocese adheres to the following Vision, Mission, Strategy, Objectives and Priorities laid out by the Synod.
The inception of the Diocese of Durgapur, Church of North India, dates back to 1972. In 2012 the Diocese celebrated its 40th Anniversary. Bordered by Uttar Dinajpur in the north, Kharagpur in the South, Kalna in the East and Koreng in the West, the Diocese covers an area of 43,340 sq.kms.
The missionary work in this area began about 172 years ago. Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society (WMMS) sent their first missionary, Rev. J. Richards in 1869. He established a school in 1870 in Bankura...