Parish

Thiruvazhi    St. Thomas SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Rev. Fr. Jobin Jacob   KARUKAYIL

Ecl Dist : PUNALUR

Estd Year :1975

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Address :St. Thomas Aryankavu,Thiruvazhi, Vellaramkunnu, Elikode P.O., Elampal, Kollam Dt.-691322

Description

Holy Mass Timing                                           : Sunday          : 9.15 am

Prayer service / Novena timings                      : Friday            : 11.00 am

                                                                          Daily Rosary : 6.30 pm

Year of Establishment                                    : 1975

Landed properties – Area                               : 286

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Nil

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

Names of Priests ordained from the Parish    : Rev. Fr. Abraham Murupelil

Name of Sisters from the Parish                     : Nil

History and Development

St. Thomas Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Thiruvazhi in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Punalur.  The first community of this parish was formed in 1975. This Parish was established and blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios on 27th January 1975. The church was renovated and blessed by His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis on 17th November 2012. 

Former Vicars

1975    - 1976 - Rev. Fr. Daniel Thottam                          

1976    - 1978 - Rev. Fr. Joseph Thachette                        

1978    - 1979 - Rev. Fr. Thomas Panicker                        

1979    - 1984 - Rev. Fr. Mathew Kombanal                    

1984    - 1987 - Rev. Fr. Daniel Kochuvila                       

1987    - 1988 - Rev. Fr. Mathew Karoor                          

1988    - 1993 - Rev. Fr. Albert Vadakkemuriyil              

1993    - 1997 vRev. Fr. John Vypin                                 

1997    - 2001 - Rev. Fr. Alex Kalappila                           

2001    - 2001 - Rev. Fr. John Thazhayil                                 

2001    - 2006 - Rev. Fr. John Vilayil                          

2006    - 2007 - Rev. Fr. John C. Puthenveedu                       

2007    - 2007 - Rev. Fr. Samuel Puthenpurayil                      

2007    - 2008 - Rev. Fr. Justin Konathuvila               

2008    - 2013 - Rev. Fr. Albert Vadakkemuriyil                    

2013    - 2015 - Rev. Fr. Koshy Ayyaneth                              

2015    -2019 - Rev. Fr. Jacob Kalluvila                                 

2019              - Rev. Fr. Jobin Jacob Karukayil                      

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