Parish

Poovathoor    St. Antony’s SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Very Rev. Fr. Varghese   ANGADIYIL

Ecl Dist : NEDUMANGAD

Estd Year :1960

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Address :St. Antony's Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Poovathoor P.O., Chudukattinmukal, Nedumangad, Trivandrum Dt.-695 541

Description

Holy Mass Timing                                           : Sunday          : 9.30 am

Prayer service / Novena timings                      :

Year of Establishment                                    : 1960

Landed properties – Area                               :

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Nil

Shrines / Grottos with Name of Saint            : Nil

Names of Priests ordained from the Parish    : Nil

Name of Sisters from the Parish                     : Nil

History and Development

St. Antony’s Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Poovathoor in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Nedumangadu. The first community of this parish was formed in 1960 by the mission work of Lawrence Mar Ephream. This Parish was established and blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios in 1960.

Former Vicars

1965 - 1966 - Rev. Fr. Lawrence Thottam (Lawrence Mar Aphream)                             

1966 - 1967 - Rev. Fr. Norbert OIC                                    

1967 - 1975 - Rev. Fr. Gabriel OIC                                     

1975            - Rev. Fr. Gregorios Koikaleth OIC                

1975 - 1978 - Rev. Fr. Basil OIC                                         

1978 - 1980 - Rev. Fr. Philip Anniyil OIC                           

1980 - 1982 - Rev. Fr. Charles OIC                                     

1982 - 1984 - Rev. Fr. Jose Valakuzhy OIC                        

1984 - 1986 - Rev. Fr. Chrisostom OIC                               

1986 - 1988 - Rev. Fr. Daniel Chennath OIC                      

1988 - 1994 - Rev. Fr. Jose Peedikayil                                 

1994 - 1996 - Rev. Fr. Santhosh OIC                                  

1996 - 1997 - Rev. Fr. Stephen OIC                                    

1997            - Rev. Fr. Philip Neri OIC                                

2000            - Rev. Fr. Savio OIC                                        

2009 - 2011 - Rev. Fr. Thomas Kulangara                           

2011            - Rev. Fr. James Paravila Cor-episcopo

2011 - 2013 - Rev. Fr. Antony Mariabhavan                       

2013 - 2014 - Rev. Fr. Thomas Parackel                              

2015            - Rev. Fr. Varghese Angadiyil                         

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