Carmelite Fathers
P. O. Box 380
Songea, Tanzania

Mobile: +255-693 407 865

After a long and exhaustive search, St. Martin of Tours Parish in Mpandangindo was chosen as the next Carmelite mission in Tanzania. On December 14th, 2003 on the solemnity of our Holy Father St. John of the Cross, Rev. Fr. Denis Misquith was installed as the first Carmelite Parish Priest at St. Martin of Tours Parish by His Grace Norbert Mtega, Archbishop of Songea Aarchdiocese, officiating the Holy Eucharist in the presence of Very Rev. Fr. Archibald Gonsalves, the Vice Provincial of the Karnataka-Goa Province in India, Fr. Marlon Rodrigues the Regional Vicar of Tanzania, and some friars namely Walter D’Souza, Baptist Fernandes and Raymond Santhanaz.  


Fr Joyson Saldanha

Parish Priest
Local Vocation Promotor

Fr Clifford Dsouza

Parochial Vicar

Other units and Apostolate:


Mpandagindo Parish with 3 Substations