Anadu    St. Joseph’s SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Rev. Fr. Arundas Desari OIC   


Estd Year :1990

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Address :St. Joseph's Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Anad P.O., Kalladakkunnu, Nedumangad, TVM


Holy Mass Timing                                           : Sunday          : 7.00 am

                                                                           Wednesday   : 6.30 pm        

Prayer service / Novena timings                      : Sunday          : 6.30 pm

                                                                          Wednesday   : 8.00 pm

Year of Establishment                                    : 1990

Landed properties – Area                               : 8 cents

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Nil

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

Names of Priests ordained from the Parish    : Nil

Name of Sisters from the Parish                     : Nil


History and Development

St. Joseph’s Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Anadu in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Nedumangadu.  The first community of this parish was formed in 1987 by the mission work of Rev. Fr. Philip Tharakan OIC. This Parish was established and blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios in 1990. The church was renovated during the time of Rev. Fr. Mathew Parackal OIC and blessed by His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis on 21st April 2018. 

Former Vicars

  1. Rev. Fr. Philip Tharakan OIC  
  2. Rev. Fr. Kuruvila   OIC
  3. Rev. Fr. Michael   OIC
  4. Rev. Fr. Geevarghese Thykoottam   OIC
  5. Rev. Fr. Mathew Jacob Thiruvalil   OIC
  6. Rev. Fr. Geevarghese Palavila   OIC
  7. Rev. Fr. Joseph Kulakudiyil   OIC
  8. Rev. Fr. Savio   OIC
  9. Rev. Fr. Justin   OIC
  10. Rev. Fr. Mathew Parackal   OIC
  11. Rev. Fr. Vijayanand   OIC
  12. Rev. Fr. Benny Baby   OIC
  13. Rev. Fr. Mathew Manaluvila   OIC
  14. Rev. Fr. Reji   OIC
  15. Rev. Fr. John Kripanand   OIC
  16. Rev. Fr. David Philip   OIC
  17. Rev. Fr. Eldo Baby Pallithazhathil   OIC
  18. Rev. Fr. Joseph Augustine Kizhakedath OIC

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