Parish

Podiyattuvila    St. Mary’s SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Rev. Fr. George   THANNIMOOTIL

Ecl Dist : AYOOR

Estd Year :1933

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Address :St. Mary's Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Podiyattuvila, Thalachira P.O., Kollam Dt.-691538

Description

Holy Mass timings                                          : Sunday          : 8.00 am

                                                                          Other days    : 6.30 am

Prayer service / Novena timings                      : Sunday          : 4.30 pm

Year of Establishment                                    : 1933

Landed properties – Area                               : 92 cents

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Nil

Shrines / Grottos with Name of Saint            : Velankanni Matha Shrine

Names of Priests ordained from the Parish    : Rev. Fr. Aby Attupurayil

Name of Sisters from the Parish                     : Rev. Sr. Charlotte (Latin)

 

History and Development

St. Mary’s Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Podiyattuvila in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Ayoor.  The first community of this parish was formed in 1933 by Rt. Rev. Alexander Valiyaveettil Cor Episcopa. It was established by the Servant of God Archbishop Mar Ivanios. The church was rebuilt during the time of Rev.Fr. Joseph Stephen Olickal and blessed by His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis in 2013.

Former Vicars

                       Rev. Fr. Rev. Fr. John OIC   

                       Rev. Fr. Alexander  Valiyaveettil Cor-Episcopo       

                       Rev. Fr. Philippose Remban  Cheppattu                               

1948 - 1951 - Rev. Fr. Zacharias  Thekkedathu                                               

1951 - 1956 - Rev. Fr.  Thachettu                                                                  

1956 - 1958 - Rev. Fr. T. K. Samuel                                                            

1958 - 1960 - Rev. Fr. V. G. Joseph Vazhapilleth                                       

1960 - 1964 - Rev. Fr. George Mutheril                                                       

1964 - 1966 - Rev. Fr. Joseph Kaippallil                                                      

1966 - 1969 - Rev. Fr. Thomas Valiyavilayil                                               

1969 - 1978 - Rev. Fr. Louise  Philippose                                                    

1978 – 1981 - Rev. Fr. Mathew Madappallil                                                

1981 - 1984 - Rev. Fr. Y. Joseph                                                                 

1984 – 1987 - Rev. Fr. Mathew Kalayil                                                       

1987 - 1992 - Rev. Fr. Santan (Daniel)Charuvil                                          

1992 - 1995 - Rev. Fr. John Nedumcheril                                                    

 1995 - 1998 - Msgr.Very Rev. Fr. Johnson Kaimalayil  (Cor- episcopo)    

1998 - 2004 - Rev. Fr. Johnson Karoor                                                        

2004 - 2007 - Rev. Fr. Thomas Puthenparampil                                           

2007 - 2010 - Rev. Fr. Johnson Karoor                                                        

2010 - 2013 - Rev. Fr. Joseph Stephen Olickal                                            

2013 - 2014 - Rev. Fr. Joseph Poovathumtharayil    (Siby)                         

2014 - 2016 - Rev. Fr. Varghese Plavilayil                                                  

2016 - 2019 - Rev. Fr. Geevarghese Maniparampil   ( Renji)                       

2019 -            Rev. Fr. George Thannimmoottil                                           

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