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Updated on:01-Dec-2017
Kannur Forane Bible Convention
Kannur Diocesan Bible Convention led by Fr. Joy Chempakaserril 

Updated on:08-Nov-2017
Visit of Cardinal Mar Baselios Cleemis
Cardinal Mar Baselios Cleemis paid visit to the Bishop's House. He came here and met the Bishop and the priests of the diocese.  

Updated on:24-Sep-2017
Inaugration of Swarghiya Prabathathileku 33 divasagal
Bishop inagurated the devotion to the Sacred Heart  and devotion to Our Lady celebrating Holy Mass at Burnassery Church

Updated on:13-Aug-2017
Pastoral Visit at Chala on 12th and 13th August 2017
Bishop Alex Vadakumthala visited houses of Chala parishners. Msgr. Devassy Erathara, the Parish Priest of Immaculate Conception Church, Chala has taken initative for the pastoral visit. On 13th August Bishop celebated Holy Mass in the Parish for the...

Updated on:12-Aug-2017
Vidhya Jothis Scholarship
Distribution of Vidhya Jothis Scholarship was inaugurated by Bishop Alex Vadakumthala at 10.00 am on 12 August in Bishop's House, Chovva. Ms. Derina received the scholarship from Bishop. Bishop felicitated and gave award to 26 students who have...

Updated on:30-Jul-2017
RIP Sr. Assunta UMI (96)
  Sr. Maria Assunta UMI (96) Passed away on 30th July 2017, at Punchakad. Funeral was held at 4. 00 pm on 31 July 2017 at Payyambalam Provicialate Chapel. Msgr Devassy Erathara, Vicar Gerneral of Kannur diocese offered the funeral Mass with...

Updated on:28-Jul-2017
Annual Retreat for Diocesan Priest 23 - 28 July 2017
Annual Retreat for priests of Kannur Diocese was started on 23rd July and ended on 28th July 2017. His Excellency Mar Raphael Thattil was the retreat preacher. It was really an awsome experence. He preached from 'within' and 'out of...

Updated on:11-Jul-2017
Feast day of St Benedict - Chisthu Jothi Sisters
Feast day of St. Benedict was celebated at Holy Mount, Varam. After having blessed the Steam cooking Machine Bishop Alex Vadakumthala Celebrated the Holy Mass. 10 Priests were present during the mass. 

Updated on:29-Jun-2017
New Library inaugurated by Bishop Alex Vadakumthala
New Library was inaugurated by Bishop Alex Vadakumthala at St Peter's School, Nileshwer.

Updated on:18-Jun-2017
Pastoral Visit at Tellicherry
Bishop Alex Vadakumthala visited 29 families of Holy Rosary Church, Tellicherry. Bishop began his pastoral visit after having met catechism students of the parish. He also greeted mothers of the parish in the meeting of Mother's association.

Updated on:14-Jun-2017
Birthday of Bishop Alex Vadakumthala
Rt. Rev. Dr. Alex Vadakumthala celebrated his 59th birthday on 14th June, 2017. Bishop celerated the Holy Mas at the Chapal pf Bishop house. After the Holy Mass, there was a small celebation with cake cutting and singing wishing song of the birthday....

Updated on:13-Jun-2017
Feast of St Antony at Munampidika
Feast of St Antony was celebrated at Munampidika. Bishop Alex Vadakkumthala celebrated the Holy Mass.

Updated on:11-Jun-2017
Planting saplings at Pariyaram ITC Church
As the part of environment day, Rev. Fr. Ansel Peter Under the leadership of KCYM was planting the saplings at Pariyaram ITC Church.

Updated on:08-Jun-2017
Kannur Forane Meeting at Kairos
Kannur Forane Meeting was held in Kairos, Burnassery, Kannur at 10.00 am. 17 priest were present for this meeting. Fr. Rajan Fausto gave the spiritual reflection exposing Blessed Sacrament. there were 2 priests for confessions. Soon after the prayer,...

Updated on:06-Jun-2017
Blessing of Grace International School
Grace International Acedamy was blessed by Rev. Msgr. Devassy Erathara Vicar General. 61 New children started their acedamical journy planting 61 saplings. There was an opening ceremony. Rev. Msgr. Clarance Paliath, Vicar Gernaral gave the...

Updated on:04-Jun-2017
Inaugural ceremony of Catechism 2017-2018 in diocesan level at Bakkalam Church
Inaugural ceremony of Catechism 2017-2018 in diocesan level at Bakkalam Church. Rev.  Msgr. Devassy Erathara inaugurated this ceremony celebrating Holy Mass. 

Updated on:04-Jun-2017
Sunday school Pravesanolsavam at St Mary''s Church Pariyaram
Sunday school Pravesanolsavam at St Mary's Church Pariyaram. Fr. Ansel Peter distributed bags for all catecheism students.

Updated on:01-Jun-2017
Rev. Fr. Jacob Vijesh Kanary: New Chaplain of Christ the King Church, Pariyaram
Rev. Fr. Jacob Vijesh Kanary is appointed as the new Chaplain of Christ the King Church, Pariyaram. Rev. Fr. Jerry George is relieved from the office.

Updated on:01-Jun-2017
Rev. Fr. Sebastian Kunnapilly celebrates his Birthday
Rev. Fr. Sebastian Kunnapilly celebrates his Birthday

Updated on:01-Jun-2017
Funeral of Sr. Mary MadathanyFDCC
Funeral of Sr. Mary MadathanyFDCC was held on 1st June 2017 at 2.00 pm in Sacred Heart Churh, Cerukunnu. Rev. Msgr. Clarence Paliath, Vicar General of Kannur Diocese was the main celebrant of the funeral Mass. All the priests of Thavam Forane were...

Updated on:31-May-2017
RIP Sr. Mary Madathany FDCC passed away

Updated on:29-May-2017
On 14th June 2017, 41st Death Anniversary of Mother Petra DSS
41st Death Anniversary of Mother Petra DSS, Servant of God celebrates on 14th June 2017 at 10 am in Pattuvam Convent Chappel. Bishop Alex Vadakumthala will celebrate the Holy Mass and there will be special prayer at the tomb of Mother Petra DSS....

Updated on:29-May-2017
Birthday of Msgr. Clement Langen
Msgr. Clement Langen, Former Procurator of Kannur Diocese celebrates his Birthday

Updated on:25-May-2017
RIP Sr. Genevieve Panackal UMI

Updated on:24-May-2017
On 24th May Priestly Ordination day of Fr. George Painadath
On 24th May, 27th Priestly Ordination day of Fr. George Painadath

Updated on:23-May-2017
Transfers of Priests April - May 2017
Transfers of Priests April - May 2017

Updated on:23-May-2017
Partance of Bishop Alex Vadakumthala to Rome, Italy
From 23rd May to12th June, Bishop Alex Vadakumthala is in Rome, Italy. Bishop requests your valuable prayers.

Updated on:21-May-2017
Kannur Catechism General Convention (2016 - 2017) on 21 May 2017
 Kannur Catechism  General Convention (2016 - 2017) was held on 21 May 2017 at Our Lady of Sorrow's Church, Pilathara Bishop Alex Vadakumthala celebrated Holy Mass at 9.30 am with the presence of Catechism Diorcter, Fr. Jacob...

Updated on:20-May-2017
The 29th Death Anniversary of Rev. Fr. Joseph Taffarel S.J. at Kottukapara
The Holy Mass for the 29th Death Anniversary of Rev. Fr. Joseph Taffarel S.J. was celebrated by Rt. Rev. Dr. Alex Vadakumthala on the 20th May 2017 at 10. 30 am in Kottukapara. Very Rev. Fr. K.T. Mathew and other 9 Priests of the Iritty Forane...

Updated on:18-May-2017
Very Rev. Fr. Robin Daniel OFM Cap is relieved from the office of Episcopal Vicar for Religious
Very Rev. Fr. Robin Daniel OFM Cap is relieved from the office of Episcopal Vicar for Religious.We really miss his valuable presence in the Diocese of Kannur. we feel proud of him for his wonderful and enduring efforts, in carrying out the...

Updated on:17-May-2017
Selection of students to Minor Seminary
New 10 Seminarians were selected to join in the minory semiary, Dharmadam for the formation of priesthood. Please pray for them.   1 Br. Anil Kumar            ...

Updated on:17-May-2017
One Day Training for Indian Civil Service Asperants
One Day Training for Indian Civil service Asperants A one day training was conducted for boys shortlisted to take the KRLCC level selection test. Mr. K.S. Markose, former Principal of St. Joseph Higher Secondary School, Thalassery was animator of...

Updated on:15-May-2017
RIP Sr. Anni Scaria MSMHC (70) passed away
Sr. Anni Scaria MSMHC (70) passed away on 15th May 2017

Updated on:14-May-2017
Marian Bike Rally
Bakkalam. The 100 th Year celebration of the apparision of Our Lady at Fathima had been celebrated at the Marian Pigrim Centre, Fathima Matha Church Bakkalam. Bishop Alex Vadakumthala Celebrated the solomn High Mass on the occasion. the...

Updated on:13-May-2017
Priestly Ordination of Dn. Eugine Juliyan - Kollam
Dn. Eugine Juliyan CSJ was ordained priest by Rt. Rev. Alex Vadakumthala on 13th May in Kollam, around 50 priests were present for the function. Fr. Eugine Juliyan is 34th priest from“St Andrew’s Church,” Chavara. 

Updated on:07-May-2017
New parish hall was inaugurated by Bishop Alex Vadakumthala at Sreestha Parish
 New Parish Hall was inaugurated and blessed by Bishop Alex Vadakumthala at Sreestha Parish. 14 children received first communion .   

Updated on:07-May-2017
Catechism General Body Trichambaram
Catechism General body meeting was held on 7th May 2017. Bishop Alex Vadakumthala presided over the function. Fr. Jacob Vijesh, the Catechism Director welcomed all. Sr. Swarga DSS read the diocesan report. Forane directors from 6 foranes were present...

Updated on:07-May-2017

Updated on:07-May-2017
RIP Sr. Lina Vadakkan UMI

Updated on:02-May-2017
Transfers of Priests - March 2017
Transfers of Priests - March 2017

Updated on:01-May-2017
May Day 2017
May Day 2017

Updated on:01-May-2017
RIP Sr. Jacintha Kurianippadam UMI

Updated on:16-Apr-2017
On Easter Day Jail Ministry 2017
Holy Mass was celebrated by Rt. Rev. Alex Vadakumthala in Kannur Jail on Easter Day 2017. The Easter message was with regard to the hope which we need to practice in our daily life without fail. God never allows us always  living in pain and...

Updated on:11-Apr-2017
Rev. Fr. Anil Thondampallil, MSFS was relieved from Jail Ministry
Since the jail ministry is a special apostolate as Pope Francis repeatedly reminds the Church to be closer to “the people living in the periphery,”  Rev. Fr. Shaiju Peter, Diocesan Priest is appointed as the incharge of prison...

Updated on:03-Apr-2017
RIP Mother Aloysia Vaz UMI

Updated on:02-Apr-2017
Diaconate Ordination of Br. Manu and Br. Lino – Vestition of Br. Alwin and Br. Melvin at Cathedral
Br. Manu Joseph and Br. Lino Das were ordained decons by Rt. Rev. Dr. Alex vadakumthala at Holy Trinity Cathredal Church, Burnassery, Kannur on 2nd April. Br. Alwin and Br. Melvin received vestition from Bishop. 

Updated on:26-Mar-2017
Jubilee of Immaculate Conception Church and blessing of New Cemetery - Anayandagiri
Jubilee of Immaculate Conception Church and blessing of New Cemetery - Anayandagiri on 26th March 2017. The New Cemetery was blessed in the beginning, later Bishop Alex Vadakumthala celebrated the Holy Mass with the Priests of Iritty...

Updated on:25-Mar-2017
RIP Sr. Leo Kalayil UMI

Updated on:15-Mar-2017
Rev. Fr. Antony Francis was elected Kerala president- Conference of diocesan priest of India (CDPI)
Rev. Fr. Antony Francis was elected Kerala president of (CDPI)  Conference of diocesan priest of India.

Updated on:03-Mar-2017
Blessing of stations of the Cross - Burnassery
Bishop Alex Vadakumthala blessed new stations of cross, at Holy Trinity Cathredal, Burnassery, Kannur.

Updated on:05-Jan-2017
RIP Sr. Germaine Panackal UMI

Updated on:29-Dec-2016
New Priests of Kannur Diocese
Dn. Joseph D'Cruze, Dn. Shijo Abharm and Dn. Johnson Nedumparambil were ordained priests by Bishop Alex Vadakumthala on 29th December 2016 at Holy Trinity Cathedral, Burnassery, Kannur. 

Updated on:26-Jan-2016
Kannur Diocesan Bible convention was concluded today. Bishop Most Rev. Dr Varghese Chakkalakal celbrated the solomn High Mass and delivered Homily. Bishop MAr Joseph Pandarasseril, Bishop Dr Alex Vadakumthala and Very Rev. Fr Joy Painadath celebrated...

Updated on:22-Jan-2016
Kannur Convention
KANNUR CONVENTION Kannur Diocesan Bible convention is inaugurated at Mary Matha Senior Secondary School premises today. Bishop Alex Vadakumthala lighted the lamp. Very Rev. Fr Mathew Elavunkal, Director Divine Retreat Centre, Muringoor and team...

Updated on:06-Dec-2015
Latin Community Day 2015
KRLCC Latin Catholic "Samudayadinam" was celebrated on 6.12.2015 at St. Michael's School Premises, in the Diocese of Kannur. The KRLCC Flag was hoisted by Rt. Rev. Dr Joseph Karikkasseri, Bishop of Kottappuram in the presence of...

Updated on:06-Dec-2015
KRLCC "Prathinidhi Sammelanam"
KRLCC Prathinidhi Sammelanam on the Samudayadinam began with prayer at 10:45. Rev. Fr Mathew Kuzhimalayil, Convenor, Organising Committee welcomed the delegates. Most Rev. Dr Alex Vadakumthala, Bishop of Kannur presided over the programme. Mar George...

Updated on:06-Dec-2015
Honour to Award Laurates
Honour to Award Laurates KRLCC awards were distributed on the occasion of KRLCC Samudayadinam at Kannur. Rev. Fr Francis Xqavier Thannikkaparambil, KRLCC gen. Secretary welcomed the gathering. Most Rev. Dr Varghese Chakkalakal presided over...

Updated on:04-Jun-2015
Padua Centre for Excellence
In collaboration with Padua Capuchin Ashram, Pariyaram the Vidyajyotis establishes a Centre for Excellence at Pariyaram, Padua Capuchin Ashram. Students who excell in studies are selected after entrance examination to Std. VIII. They will be...

Updated on:06-Apr-2015
Green Year 2015
The Diocese of Kannur declared 2015 as Green Year.  50,000 sedlings will be planted in the Diocese and the plants will be looked after by "Haritha Sainyam."  This programme will be coordinated by the Diocesan Commission...

Updated on:01-Mar-2015
Seminar for Lay Leaders at Pilathara
The Dioesan Political Committee organised a One Day Leadership Programme in view of the Panchayati Raj Elections. 100 representatives of Lay leaders participated the Seminar. Mr Placid Gregory conducted the seminar. Bishop Alex Vadakumthala...

Updated on:28-Feb-2015
Seminar for Lay Leaders
The Diocese of Kannur organised Seminar for the Lay Leaders under the auspicious of Diocesan Political Committee. Seminar was held at KAIROS for the leaders of three foranes: Kannur, Iritty and Taliparamba. Mr Placid Gregory led the...

Updated on:04-Feb-2015
40 hours Adoration
40 Hours adoration during the lenten season is organised for the first time in the Diocese of Kannur at Carmelite Ashram, Karaparamba, Edoor. The Adoration will be conducted on 12,13,14 March 2015 from morning 6 to 7 in the evening. Various...

Updated on:04-Feb-2015
40 hours Adoration Notice
40 hours adoration