Parish

Karettu    Holy Family SMCC

catholic church

Vicar :Rev. Fr. Adarsh   KUMBALATH

Ecl Dist : KILIMANOOR

Estd Year :1969

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Address :Holy Family Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Karettu, Pulimathu P.O., Trivandrum Dist - 695 612

Description

Holy Mass Timing                                           : Sunday          : 6.30 am

                                                                          Thursday       : 6.00 pm

                                                                          Other days    : 6.00 am

Prayer service / Novena timings                      : Thursday       : 6.00 pm

Year of Establishment                                    : 1969

Landed properties – Area                               : 215 cents

Institutions in Parish Jurisdiction                    : Nil

Shrines / Grottos with Name of Saint            : St. Jude Shrine

Names of Priests ordained from the Parish    : Rev. Fr. Godjoy Raj

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

 

History and Development

 

Holy Family Malankara Syrian Catholic Church, Karette in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum belongs to the Ecclesiastical district of Kilimanoor.  The first community of this parish was formed in 1969. This Parish was established in 1973 during the time of Rev. Fr. Mathew Chengalloor.  It was blessed by Late Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios in 1976. 

Former Vicars

  1. Rev. Fr. John K. V.
  2. Rev. Fr. Thomas Varghese Vattaparampil
  3. Rev. Fr. John G. Vadakkepuram 
  4. Rev. Fr. John Thazheyil   
  5. Rev. Fr. John Areeckal    
  6. Rev. Fr. Thomas Kuzhinappuram
  7. Rev. Fr. Edison    
  8. Rev. Fr. Jacob Chirayathu           
  9. Rev. Fr. John Kizhakkumkara     
  10. Rev. Fr. Kaleb Charuvil
  11. Rev. Fr. Mathew Charivukalayil        
  12. Rev. Fr. Joshua Kannilethu    
  13. Rev. Fr. Daniel Poovannathil 
  14. Rev. Fr. Sheen Palakuzhy
  15. Rev. Fr. Nitheesh Valliyathu 
  16. Rev. Fr. Sam. T. John Thadathil        
  17. Rev. Fr. Samuel Edamannil   
  18. Rev. Fr. Philip Dayanand      
  19. Rev. Fr. Koshy Ayyaneth      
  20. Rev. Fr. Daniel Plavilayil
  21. Rev. Fr. Samuel Paravila
  22. Rev. Fr. Adarsh Kumbalathu 

 

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