Parish

Peroorkada    St. Mary’s SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :

Ecl Dist : THIRUVANANTHAPURAM

Estd Year :1960

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Address :St. Mary's Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Devapalan Nagar, Peroorkada, Trivandrum- 695 005

Description

Holy Mass Timing                                           : Sunday          : 6.30 am

                                                                          Wednesday   : 6.30 am

Prayer service / Novena timings                      : Sunday          : 8.15 am

 

Year of Establishment                                    : 1960

Landed properties – Area                               : 89 cents

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Temple Entry U.P. School

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. Mary’s Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Peroorkada in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Trivandrum.  The first community of this parish was formed in 1960. This Parish was established and was blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios in 1964. The church was renovated by Rev. Fr. Wilson Thattaruthundil and on 23rd September 2012 blessed by His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis. 

Former Vicars

  1. Rev. Fr. Samuel Mannil                                              1973-1980
  2. Rev. Fr. Mathai Malancharuvil                                   1980-1985
  3. Rev. Fr. P.T. Thomas                                                  1985-1990
  4. Rev. Fr. Geevrghese Perumala                                    1990-1992
  5. Rev. Fr. John Kannankara                                          1992-1996
  6. Rev. Fr. Johnson Charivukalayil                                 1996-1999
  7. Rev. Fr. Tomy Thadathil                                             1999-2000
  8. Rev. Fr. Joseph Kurumpileth                                      2000-2002
  9. Rev. Fr. Johnson Charivukalayil                                 2002-2006
  10. Rev. Fr. Joseph Poovathumtharayil                            2006-2010
  11. Rev. Fr. Wilson Thattaruthundil                                 2010-2015
  12. Rev. Fr. Thomas Vattaparampil                                  2015-2016
  13. Rev. Dr. Louis Charuvila Puthenveettil                      2016-2020

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