Parish

Thinkalkarikom    St. John's SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Rev. Fr. Philip   Kalluvettamkuzhiyil

Ecl Dist : ANCHAL

Estd Year :1973

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Address :St. John's Malankara Catholic Church, Thinkalkarickam, P.O., Kulathupuzha, Kollam-691 310

Description

Holy Mass timings                                          : Sunday          : 9.00 am

                                                                          Thursday       : 5.00 pm

Prayer service / Novena timings                      : Thursday       : 6.30 pm  Novena

                                                                          Friday            : 10.30 am Prayer

Year of Establishment                                    : 1973

Landed properties – Area                               : 35 cents

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Nil

Shrines / Grottos with Name of Saint            : Vilakkumatha Shrine

Names of Priests ordained from the Parish    : Rev. Fr. Thomas Marottimoottil

                                                                          Rev. Fr. Geevarghese Maniparambil

                                                                          Rev. Fr. Mathew Mundaplakkal

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

 

History and Development

 

St.John’s Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Thingalkarikom in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Anchal. The First community of this Parish was formed in 1973. This Parish was established in 1973 and blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios. Fr.Jacob Gnyalloor was the First Vicar. A new church was built and blessed by His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis on 23rd May 2015.

Former Vicars

  1. Rev. Fr. Jacob Njayalloor                               1973- 1976
  2. Rev. Fr. Samuel  Thenguvila                           1976- 1978
  3. Rev. Fr. Augustin Viruppel                            1978- 1979
  4. Rev. Fr. Pious OIC                                         1979- 1981
  5. Rev. Fr. Thomas Padayani                              1981- 1982
  6. Rev. Fr. Hormis Puthenveettil                        1982- 1987
  7. Rev. Fr. Mathew Karoor                                 1987- 1988
  8. Rev. Fr. Daniel Kochuvila Cor episcopo        1988- 1992
  9. Rev. Fr. John Kuttiyil                                     1992- 1996
  10. Rev. Fr. Koshy Ayyaneth                               1996- 1998
  11. Rev. Fr. John J Vadakkepuram                       1998- 2001
  12. Rev. Fr. Joseph Stephen Olickel                     2001- 2004
  13. Rev. Fr. Varghese Chamakala                        2004- 2007
  14. Rev. Fr. James Elanjickal                                2007- 2010
  15. Rev. Fr. Thomas Mukaluvila                           2010- 2016
  16. Rev. Fr. Philip Kalluvettamkuzhiyil               2016

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