Mannoor    St George’s SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Rev. Fr. Varghese   Kizhakkekara

Ecl Dist : ANCHAL

Estd Year :1951

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Address :St. George's Malankara Catholic Church, Mannoor P.O, Channapetta-691 311


Holy Mass timings                                          : Sunday          : 9.00 am

                                                                          Other days    : 7.00 am

Prayer service / Novena timings                      : Sunday          : 4.00 pm

Year of Establishment                                    : 1951

Landed properties – Area                               : 92 cents

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Infant Jesus English medium School

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

                                                                          St. George Shrine

Names of Priests ordained from the Parish    : Rev. Fr. Roy George Vayalirakkathu

Name of Sisters from the Parish                     : Nil


History and Development


St.George Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Mannoor in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Anchal. The First community of this Parish was formed in 196. A Chapel was blessed by Rt.Rev. Cheppattu Philipose Remban. This Parish was established in 1961 and blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios. Rev.Fr Joseph Thachettu was the First Vicar. A new church blessed in 1961 and blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios. In 1976, a shrine was built. A nursery school was started during the time of Rev.Fr.Ninan Tharakan. A presbytery was built by Rev.Fr. Augstin Mangalathu. Foundation Stone of the new church laid on 12th January 2012 and blessed on 12th May 2019 by His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis.

Former Vicars

  1. Rev. Fr. Joseph Thachettu                 
  2. Rev. Fr. Oommen Ayyaneth
  3. Rev. Fr. Lukose Makil
  4. Rev. Fr. Sebastian Nedumkallil         
  5. Rev. Fr. Joseph Kaipallil
  6. Rev. Fr. John Kannamkara                
  7. Rev. Fr. Abraham Joseph
  8. Rev. Fr. Ninan Tharakan
  9. Rev. Fr. John Thenguvilayil
  10. Rev. Fr. Mathew Karoor
  11. Rev. Fr. Augustin Mangalath
  12. Rev. Fr. Joseph Stephen Olickel
  13. Rev. Fr. John Varghese Palanilkkunnathil 
  14. Rev. Fr. Varghese Kizhakkekkara

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