Parish

Ezhamkulam (Carmelgiri)    Holy Family SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Rev. Fr. Philip   Kalluvettamkuzhiyil

Ecl Dist : ANCHAL

Estd Year :1953

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Address :Holy Family Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Carmalgiri, Ezhamkulam, Bharatipuram P.O., Eroor Via, Anchal-691 312

Description

Holy Mass timings                                          : Sunday          : 6.30 am

                                                                          Friday            : 6.00 pm

                                                                          Other days    : 6.45 am

Prayer service / Novena timings                      : Friday            : Novena

                                                                          Wednesday   : Rosary

                                                                          Saturday        : Evening Prayer

Year of Establishment                                    : 1953

Landed properties – Area                               : 220 cents

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Carmal Giri Central School

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

Names of Priests ordained from the Parish    : Rev. Fr. Adarsh Kumbalath

Name of Sisters from the Parish                     : Rev. Sr. Loara SIC

 

History and Development

 

Holy Family Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Ezhamkulam in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Anchal. The First community of this Parish was formed in 1953. This Parish was established in 1953 and Rev.Fr Thomas Muthalali was the First Vicar. A new church was built by Rev.Fr.Daniel Ayyenethu in 1967 and blessed by Benedict Mar Gregorios. A Grotto was built by Rev.Fr.Daniel Ayyenethu in 24th August 1976. A school was started during the time of Rev.Fr.John Varghese. A new presbytery was built by Rev.Fr. Joseph Stephen Olickal and blessed by Late Archbishop Cyril Mar Baselios.

Former Vicars

  1. Rev. Fr. Thomas Muthalali                             1953- 1955
  2. Rev. Fr. Joseph Thachettu                              1955- 1956
  3. Rev. Fr. Lukose Makil                                    1957- 1958
  4. Rev. Fr. Mathew Churathil                             1958- 1960
  5. Rev. Fr. Sebastian Nedumkallil                      1961- 1962
  6. Rev. Fr. P. T. Thomas                                     1961- 1962
  7. Rev. Fr. Daniel Ayyaneth                               1963- 1975
  8. Rev. Fr. John Kannamkara                             1975- 1991
  9. Rev. Fr. Daniel Manikulam                             1991- 1992
  10. Rev. Fr. Dominic Zacharia                              1992- 1993
  11. Rev. Fr. Abraham Joseph                                1993- 1998
  12. Rev. Fr. John Varghese                                   1999- 2000
  13. Rev. Fr. Joseph Stephen Olickal                     2001- 2004
  14. Rev. Fr. Varghese Chamakala                        2004- 2007
  15. Rev. Fr. James Elanjickal                                2007- 2010
  16. Rev. Fr. Samuel Puthenpurackal                     2010
  17. Rev. Fr. Thomas Mukaluvila                           2010- 2016
  18. Rev. Fr. Philip Kalluvettamkuzhiyil               2018-

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