108 NW 4th Ave, Mineral Wells TX 76067, 940-325-4789
Father Thomas Dsouza
Father Thomas Francis Dsouza was born November 2, 1958 in Goa, India. He joined the Apostolic school in 7th grade, then entered the seminary for priesthood formation in the 10th grade. He completed Philosophy and Theology in 7 years and was ordained as a priest on May 15, 1988.
Father Thomas was in the ministry for more than 25 years in India, serving as Formator, Bursar, Pastor and Principal of a high school in Bihar (now Jharkhand). On March 14, 2012 he was transfered to the United States and now serves in the Fort Worth Diocese in Texas. His most recent appointment was as Pastor of Saint John the Baptizer in Bridgeport, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Decatur, and St. Mary’s in Jacksboro, Texas.
On July 1, 2018 Father Thomas became the Pastor of Our Lady of Lourdes in Mineral Wells, Texas. His new parish looks forward to many happy years with Father Thomas as their Shepherd.