Pathanapuram    St. Francis Xavier SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Rev. Fr. George   Mecherimukalil

Ecl Dist : PUNALUR

Estd Year :1957

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Address :St. Francis Xavier Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Pathanapuram P.O., Kollam-689 695


Holy Mass Timing                                           : Sunday          : 8.30 am

Prayer service / Novena timings                      :


Year of Establishment                                    : 1957

Landed properties – Area                               : 50 Cents

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Nil

Shrines / Grottos with Name of Saint            : St. George Shrine

Names of Priests ordained from the Parish    : Nil

Name of Sisters from the Parish                     : Nil


History and Development

St. Xavier’s Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Pathanapuram in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Punalur.The first community of this parish was formed in 1957 and was blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios. The 71st Re-Union Day celebration was here in 2001. The church was renovated by Rev. Fr. Wilson Charuvila in 2012 and blessed by His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis. 

Former Vicars

  1. Rev. Fr. A. G. Thomas  Eirukkuzhiyil                       
  2. Rev. Fr. Thomas Neriyattil                
  3. Rev. Fr. Thomas Vilayil                     
  4. Rev. Fr. Abraham Pappadiyil            
  5. Rev. Fr. Thomas Kaithanal                
  6. Rev. Fr. Joseph Puthenkalam             
  7. Rev. Fr. George Mathew                   
  8. Rev. Fr. Sam G. Paruvelil                  
  9. Rev. Fr. Roy George Vayalirakkath              
  10. Rev. Fr. Joseph Sadanam                   
  11. Rev. Fr. Joseph Kadakampallil                      
  12. Rev. Fr. Thomas Kakkanatt               
  13. Rev. Fr. Wilson Charuvil                   
  14. Rev. Fr. Mathew Kalluvilayathil
  15. Rev. Fr. Yohannan Mulamoottil
  16. Rev. Fr. Samuel Kunnumpurath
  17. Rev. Fr. Daniel   Kulangara

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