Mangalore, January 22 : Celebrating a rich 49-year history, the Catholic Charismatic Renewal movement began in 1975 under the guidance of Bishop Late Rev. Dr Basil D’Souza and Bishop Emeritus Most Rev. Dr Aloysius Paul D’Souza, with ongoing support from Most Rev. Dr Peter Paul Saldhana. Organized by Mangalore Diocesan Service Communion and Bible Commission, along with clergy and religious communities, numerous impactful training programs, prayer gatherings, and conferences have positively influenced thousands in the diocese.