Although Christian communities existed in South Kerala from the beginning of Christianity, North Kerala known as Malabar had to wait long for the advent of the European missionaries to start their Evangelisation until the 16th century. It was with the advent of the Portuguese sailor, Vasco de Gama who landed here on 20th May 1498, that the missionaries had access to...
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Diocese History

The Diocese of Kannur has a history that goes to the 15th century. It was with the advent of the Portuguese sailor,Vasco de Gama who landed... Read More

Bishop

  • Most Rev. Dr Alex Vadakumthala
  • Birthday : 14-06-1959
  • Episcopal Ordination : 23-03-2014
  • Archdiocese : Verapoly