Friday, August 12, 2022
Father Anil Kumar Kakumanu
,Editor’s be aware: This yr, seven clergymen within the diocese of Salt Lake Metropolis acquired new appointments as both pastors or directors of a parish, efficient August 3. The profiles of the opposite six appeared in “Intermountain Catholic” July 15. The next is the profile of the opposite, Father. Anil Kakumanu.,
Father Anil Kumar Kakumanu was born and introduced up in Suryapet, Telangana State, India. He joined St. John and Paul Minor Seminary of their hometown. He accomplished his Bachelor of Philosophy at St. John’s Regional Seminary in Vizianagaram and his Bachelor of Theology at Vigyananilayam Institute of Philosophy and Theology at Eluru, which is affiliated to Pontifical Urbaniana College in Rome. He beforehand held a Bachelor of Arts diploma from Andhra College in Visakhapatnam, a Grasp’s diploma from Nagarjuna College in Guntur and a Bachelor of Schooling from Mahatma Gandhi College in Nalgonda.
He speaks English, Spanish, Telugu and Hindi; He may also have fun Mass in Korean.
Kakumanu was ordained a priest on April 28, 2012 by Bishop Govindu Joji DD for Nalgonda diocese in Father India. After ordination, he served six years in his dwelling diocese, first as a parochial pastor, then as a pastor. In 2018 he moved to the Diocese of Salt Lake Metropolis. His first task was as a parochial vicar in St James’s Parish in Vernal. He then spent a number of months in Our Woman of Lourdes Parish in Salt Lake Metropolis, then was appointed administrator of St. Helen Parish at Roosevelt and its related mission. The next yr he was ordained as Parochial Vicar of St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Orem. On 3 August he turned administrator of Our Woman of Lourdes Parish in Salt Lake Metropolis.
What would you want your new councilors to find out about you?
I’m a easy and humble priest and wish to be proud of everybody.
What are you wanting ahead to essentially the most about your new job?
I need to be a great shepherd, to hear attentively to the voice of the sheep.
As a priest, what has been your largest problem?
Bringing the misplaced sheep into Jesus’ arms.
As a priest, what has been your most satisfying expertise?
being change christus (One other Christ).