Parish

Chengamanad    St. George’s SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Rev. Fr. Thomas   Kuttiyil

Ecl Dist : KOTTARAKARA

Estd Year :1946

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Address :St. George Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Chengamanad P.O., Kottarakara, Kollam Dt.-691557

Description

Holy Mass Timing                                           :  Sunday         : 6.15 am

                                                               

Prayer service / Novena timings                      : Wednesday   : 4.00 pm

                                                                          Friday            :10.00 am

                                                                          Saturday        : 4.00  pm

 

Year of Establishment                                    : 1946

Landed properties – Area                               : 44 cents

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Nil

Shrines / Grottos with Name of Saint            : St. Mary’s Shrine

Names of Priests ordained from the Parish    : Rev. Fr. Anto Kannamkulam

                                                                          Rev. Fr. Alexander Valiaveettil

                                                                          Rev. Fr. Noble Kannamkulam OIC

 

Name of Sisters from the Parish                     : Rev. Sr. Rose Mary DM

                                                                          Rev. Sr. Amal George DM

                                                                          Rev. Sr. Shobha DM

 

History and Development

 

St. George Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Chengamanadu in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Kottarakkara. This Parish was established in 1946 by the Servant of God Archbishop Mar Ivanios.  The new church was blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios on 23rd April 1947. The third new church was built by Rev.Fr. John Kizhakkakara and on 11th April 2015 it was blessed by His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis. 

Former Vicars

  1. Very Rev. Alexander Valiyaveettil Cor episcopo                             
  2. Rev. Fr. Joseph Thachett
  3. Rev. Fr. Jacob Njayalloor
  4. Rev. Fr. Varghese Vadasserry
  5. Rev. Fr. Abraham
  6. Rev. Fr. Abraham Valuparampil
  7.  Rev. Fr. Jacob Karichal
  8. Rev. Fr. V. T. Thomas
  9.  Rev. Fr. George Purathoottu
  10. Rev. Fr. F. C. Mathew Karicketh
  11. Rev. Fr. Joseph Thazethveettil
  12. Rev. Fr. John Karavila
  13. Rev. Fr. C. K. Koshy Chakkalamannil
  14. Rev. Fr. Augustin Viruppel 
  15. Rev. Fr. Thomas Kakkanadtt
  16. Rev. Fr. Mathew Chenkallur
  17. Rev. Fr. Varghese Plavila
  18. Rev. Fr. Mathai Panicker
  19. Rev. Fr. John Padipurackal
  20. Rev. Fr. Mathew Kannamkulam
  21.  Rev. Fr. Joseph Sundaram
  22. Rev. Fr. Abraham Vavolimepurath
  23. Rev. Fr. John Kuttiyil
  24. Rev. Fr. Stephen Mathew
  25.  Rev. Fr. Hormis Puthenveettil
  26.  Rev. Fr. John Vadakkeppuram
  27.  Rev. Fr. John Kizhakkekara
  28.  Rev. Fr. Roy George Vayalirakkathu
  29. Rev. Fr. Wilson Charuvila
  30. Rev. Fr. Wilson Aluvilakizhakethil

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