Pope Francis created the diocese of Sulthanpet and made Monsignor Antonysamy Peter Abir its first bishop on December 28, 2013.The bishop-elect Antonysamy was born in Sathipattu, India in 1952, and was ordained a priest in 1979, He holds a master’s degree in biblical theology from St. Peter’s Pontifical Institute, Bangalore, India, a master’s degree in […]Continue Reading
There was no parish church since fifty years of the erection of the parish at Ottapalam which was looked after by the Diocese of Calicut; the liturgical functions were held at the convent chapel of the Sisters of the Apostolic Carmel.With much effort we built a new Church dedicated to Infant Jesus adjacent to the […]Continue Reading
Blessing of the Adoration Chapel & Grotto
Our Bishop blessed and inaugurated the adoration chapel and the grotto of our Lady of Lourdes at Menonpara on Friday 14 September. The Bishop appreciated the people and the Capuchin priests who took much effort to construct this chapel and the grotto which will increase people’s deviation to the Eucharist and to our heavenly Mother.