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Holy Week Penitential Service in the Corona Season

“Lock down” അവസരത്തിൽ……. എങ്ങിനെ കുമ്പസാരിക്കാം..

Holy Week Ceremonies and their Texts

വലിയ ആഴ്ചയിലെ തിരുക്കർമങ്ങളുടെ പ്രാർത്ഥനകളും ക്രമവും

Trusting in Christ, overcome Corona: Mar Mathew Moolakkatt.

A letter to all Knanaya people from the Archbishop Mar Mathew Moolakkatt on Covid-19.

“Why are you afraid? Have you no faith”? Pope Francis

URBI ET ORBI, Adoration of the blessed sacrament by pope Francis on friday March 27 at 10:30 Pm.

Eucharistic Adoration on March 27, 2020 in the Archdiocese of Kottayam

ദിവ്യകാരുണ്യ ആരാധനയിലൂടെ ലോകം മുഴുവനും വേണ്ടി പ്രാർത്ഥിക്കാം

കോവിഡ് 19 രോഗനിവാരണത്തിനായി അതിരൂപതയില്‍ പ്രാര്‍ത്ഥന ദിനങ്ങൾ

Let us pray on March 25 and March 27 with Pope Francis

The Eparchy of Kottayam was erected exclusively for the Southist (Knanaya) Catholics in 1911. The Knanaya Community traces its origin from a group of Jewish-Christian emigrants from Southern Mesopotamia to the South Indian port of Cranganore in AD 345, who formed themselves into an endogamous community. They co-existed peacefully in the Indian nation and fulfilled their missionary purpose of re-invigorating the Church of St Thomas Christians. The original community consisted of about 400 persons belonging to 72 families of seven septs headed by Thomas of Kynai. A bishop by name Uraha Mar Yousef, four priests and several deacons were among them.


As the Catholicos of the East had promised the emigrants that he would send from time to time bishops to India, Uraha Mar Yousef had successors till the end of the 16th century.

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