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Syro-Malankar Diocese of

Marthandam

India India

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Syro-Malankar (Antiochian)

Type: Diocese

Area: 1,665 km²

Population: 69,000 Catholics (3.1% of 2,224,000 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Trivandrum

Neighbouring Dioceses: Trivandrum (↖)

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Patron Saint: St. Paul, St. Therese

Statistics: 86 parishes, 54 priests (46 diocesan, 8 religious), 224 lay religious (18 brothers, 206 sisters), 33 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.01.25 – ...):Bishop Vincent Paulos Kulapuravilai (54)Bishop Vincent Paulos Kulapuravilai (54)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Marthandam (Syro-Malankar Rite)

Bishop Vincent Paulos Kulapuravilai (54)Bishop Vincent Paulos Kulapuravilai (54)Permalink
(2010.01.25 – ...)

Bishop of Marthandam of the Syro-Malankars (India)

Born:1964.01.22 (India)
Ordained Priest:1991.01.02
Consecrated Bishop:2010.03.13

Bishop of Marthandam of the Syro-Malankars (India) (2010.01.25 – ...)

Bishop Yoohanon Chrysostom Kalloor (74)Bishop Yoohanon Chrysostom Kalloor (74)Permalink
(1998.04.16 – 2010.01.25)

Bishop of Pathanamthitta of the Syro-Malankars (India)

To love God and neighbour

Born:1944.05.19 (India)
Ordained Priest:1973.05.05
Consecrated Bishop:1998.06.29

Bishop of Marthandam of the Syro-Malankars (India) (1998.04.16 – 2010.01.25)

Bishop of Pathanamthitta of the Syro-Malankars (India) (2010.01.25 – ...)

Bishop Lawrence Ephraem ThottamPermalink
(1996.12.16 – 1997.04.08)

Born:1928.05.15 (India)
Ordained Priest:1953.05.14
Consecrated Bishop:1980.12.27
Died:1997.04.08 († 68)

Titular Bishop of Barcusus (1980.11.06 – 1996.12.16)

Auxiliary Bishop of Trivandrum of the Syro-Malankars (India) (1980.11.06 – 1996.12.16)

Bishop of Marthandam of the Syro-Malankars (India) (1996.12.16 – 1997.04.08)


as of 2018.11.07

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