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BLESSING CEREMONY OF SANTA MARIA CHURCH, PERUMPADAPPU

His Excellency Joseph Kariyil blessed the newly built Santa Maria Church, Perumpadappu on 12th August 2017. Many priests, religious and parishioners gathered to witness the blessing of the new Church which was constructed in a record time (11 months) under the guidance of Rev. Fr. Jelson Velassery.

Transfer of Priests took place on 8th March 2017

List of Transfered Priests

Fr. Ajin Chalapally – St. Louis Church, Mundamveli

Fr. Aneesh Bavakat – St. Peter’s Church, Karikuzhy

New Parish St. George Church, Arashupuram,Thankey

46th Parish of our diocese, St. George Church Arashupuram. Divided from St. Mary's church Thanke erected by His Ex. Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Kariyil on 22/01/2017

 

New Parish St. George Church, Arashupuram , Thankey

46th Parish of our diocese, St. George Church Arashupuram. Divided from St. Mary's church Thanke erected by His Ex. Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Kariyil on 22/01/2017

 

Kocheri St. Mary's 45th Parish of the Diocese

Bishop Joseph Kariyil announced the erected of a new Parish. Kochery St. Mary's Church will be the 45th parish of the Diocese. And Rev. Fr. Antony Raju Mandothparambil is appointed as the new Parish Priest of the newly erected Parish.

MOTHER TERESA TO BE CANONIZED ON 4th SEPTEMBER 2016 IN ROME

The canonization of Mother Teresa will be held on 4 September this year in Rome during the Sunday Mass celebrated as part of the Jubilee for workers and volunteers of mercy.

Retreat for Priests by Pope Francis: Videos and Texts

Pope Francis led a retreat for priests on Thursday, offering a series of three meditations on the theme of mercy.

There’s no place more Holy than the Tabernacle

The festive air surrounding Corpus Christi , the sumptuous decorations adorning churches and lining the streets, and everything else that goes along with the popular devotion expressed on this special solemnity, can distract us from its objective core: the Eucharist, the Body of our Lord, the papal bull Transiturus of Urban IV, the corporal venerated in the cathedral at Orvieto – all these have

Summary of ‘Amoris Laetitia: On Love in the Family’

As can readily be understood from a quick review of its contents, the Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia seeks emphatically to affirm not the “ideal family” but the very rich and complex reality of family life. Its pages provide an openhearted look, profoundly positive, which is nourished not with abstractions or ideal projections, but with pastoral attention to reality.