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Feast of St. John Vianney, Patron of Parish Priests

  • Posted on: 3 August 2022

Born near Lyon, France, this farmer’s son studied for the priesthood for many years, and eventually was ordained more for his devoutness and goodwill than for other qualities. But he became a model parish priest in Arsen-Dombes, where he served for 40 years. He was devoted to his parishioners and became famous for rigorous preaching and insights in the confessional. The Cure of Ars, as he was known, spent up to 18 hours a day hearing the confessions of pilgrims who sought him out. He is the patron of parish priests.

Farewell to Rev. Dr. Baby Madathikunnath

  • Posted on: 31 July 2022
Rev. Dr. Baby Madathikunnath has been relieved of his responsibilities as Pastor of the St. Jude Syro-Malankara Catholic Church in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The St. Mary Queen of Peace Eparchy is deeply grateful to Rev. Fr. Dr. Baby Madathiunnath for the pastoral leadership that he gave to the parish in Calgary. His pastoral leadership has helped to strengthen the Parish and provided it with greater unity and consolidation. May God continue to bless Rev. Dr. Baby Madathikunnath in all his future ministries in the Church. Rev. Fr. Jossy George Thomas, the Pastor of the St.

Welcome to Rev. Fr. Varghese Anchanithadathil

  • Posted on: 30 July 2022
On behalf of the Eparchial Bishop, His Excellency Philipos Mar Stephanos, all the clergy, and lay faithful of the St. Mary Queen of Peace Syro-Malankara Catholic Eparchy in the USA & Canada, the Eparchy warmly welcomes Fr. Varghese Anchanithadathil, the newly appointed Associate Pastor of the St. Mary Syro-Malankara Catholic Church in Toronto, Canada. May God bless you and your ministry!

Two New Bishops for the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church

  • Posted on: 14 July 2022
On Friday, July 15, at St. Mary's Cathedral, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram, the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church was blessed with 2 new bishops. Most Rev. Dr. Mathews Mar Polycarpos became the Auxiliary Bishop of the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum and Most Rev. Dr. Antony Mar Silvanos became the Bishop of the Major Archepiscopal Curia. On behalf of the Eparchial Bishop, Most Rev. Dr. Philipos Mar Stephanos, and all the Clergy, Religious, and faithful of the Saint Mary Queen of Peace Eparchy, the Eparchy sends its prayerful greetings and best wishes to Mar Polycarpos and Mar Silvanos.

Feast of St. John Vianney, Patron of Parish Priests

  • Posted on: 3 August 2022

Born near Lyon, France, this farmer’s son studied for the priesthood for many years, and eventually was ordained more for his devoutness and goodwill than for other qualities. But he became a model parish priest in Arsen-Dombes, where he served for 40 years. He was devoted to his parishioners and became famous for rigorous preaching and insights in the confessional. The Cure of Ars, as he was known, spent up to 18 hours a day hearing the confessions of pilgrims who sought him out. He is the patron of parish priests.

Farewell to Rev. Dr. Baby Madathikunnath

  • Posted on: 31 July 2022
Rev. Dr. Baby Madathikunnath has been relieved of his responsibilities as Pastor of the St. Jude Syro-Malankara Catholic Church in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The St. Mary Queen of Peace Eparchy is deeply grateful to Rev. Fr. Dr. Baby Madathiunnath for the pastoral leadership that he gave to the parish in Calgary. His pastoral leadership has helped to strengthen the Parish and provided it with greater unity and consolidation. May God continue to bless Rev. Dr. Baby Madathikunnath in all his future ministries in the Church. Rev. Fr. Jossy George Thomas, the Pastor of the St.

Welcome to Rev. Fr. Varghese Anchanithadathil

  • Posted on: 30 July 2022
On behalf of the Eparchial Bishop, His Excellency Philipos Mar Stephanos, all the clergy, and lay faithful of the St. Mary Queen of Peace Syro-Malankara Catholic Eparchy in the USA & Canada, the Eparchy warmly welcomes Fr. Varghese Anchanithadathil, the newly appointed Associate Pastor of the St. Mary Syro-Malankara Catholic Church in Toronto, Canada. May God bless you and your ministry!