Chippanchira    St. Mary’s SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Rev. Fr. Anu Jose   KUNNIL


Estd Year :1976

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Address :St. Mary's Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Chippenchira, Karimancode P.O., Palode, Trivandrm Dt. - 695 562


Holy Mass Timing                                           : Sunday          : 7.30 am

Prayer service / Novena timings                      : Sunday          : 3.30 pm

Year of Establishment                                    : 1976

Landed properties – Area                               : 21 cents

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Nil

Shrines / Grottos with Name of Saint            : Nil

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, Chuppanchira in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Kilimanoor.  The first community of this parish was formed in 1976.This Parish was established during the time of Rev. Fr.John Thazhayil.  It was blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios.

Former Vicars

  1. Rev. Fr. John Thazhayil
  2. Rev. Fr. John Areeckal
  3. Rev. Fr. Jose Kizhakkedathu
  4. Rev. Fr. Edison
  5. Rev. Fr. Wilson Aluvila
  6. Rev. Fr. John Kalluvila
  7. Rev. Fr. Samuel  Paravila
  8. Rev. Fr. Paul Nilackal
  9. Rev. Fr. Sam T. John Thadathil
  10. Rev. Fr. Justin Neelarathalamele
  11. Rev. Fr. John Kallumpurathu
  12.  Rev. Fr. Daniel Poovannathil
  13. Rev. Fr. Joseph Chavadimuruppel
  14. Rev. Fr. Antony Mariabhavan
  15. Rev. Fr. Anu Jose Kunnil

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