Missionary Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament (M.C.B.S.)

Also known as: Congregazione Missionaria del Santissimo Sacramento (Italiano) / Congregatio Missionalis a Sanctissimo Sacramento (latine)

Type: Clerical Religious Congregation of Pontifical Right (for Men)

Rite: Syro-Malabar

Depends on: Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and for Societies of Apostolic Life

Statistics: 100 houses, 596 members (433 priests) (2017)

Address: Generalate, Chunangamvely P.O., Alwaye-683105, Kerala, India

Phone: (0484) 62.43.05

Website: Link




Superior General:IndiaFr. Joseph Maleparampil, M.C.B.S.Fr. Joseph Maleparampil, M.C.B.S. (2014 – ...)
Superior General:IndiaFr. George Kizhakkemury, M.C.B.S. (2008.03 – 2014)
Superior General:IndiaFr. George Karintholil, M.C.B.S. (? – 2008.03)
Founder:IndiaFr. Mathew Alakalam, M.C.B.S. (1933.05.07)
Founder:IndiaFr. Joseph Paredom, M.C.B.S. (1933.05.07)

Living Bishops (2 Bishops)

IndiaBishop Thomas Elavanal, M.C.B.S. (70)Bishop Thomas Elavanal, M.C.B.S. (70), Bishop of Kalyan of the Syro-Malabars (India)

IndiaBishop Joseph Erumachadath, M.C.B.S. (60)Bishop Joseph Erumachadath, M.C.B.S. (60), Bishop of Bhadravathi of the Syro-Malabars (India)

as of 2020.05.05

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