Alavanthankulam
Patron of Parish
Established On
Population
Catholic
:
:
:
:
St. Anthony of padua
15.02.1954
26200
unknown
Vicairate : Palayamkottai
Church Name : St. Antony's Church
Parish Priest : Rev. Fr. Eric Joe
Asst. Parish Priest : -
Address : Alavanthankulam, via Sankarnagar-627357
District : Tirunelveli
Telephone : 0462–2485155

Parish Priest

Brief history:


In the beginning Alavanthankulam was under the jurisdictions of Pannerkulam Parish in the year 1912. It is a catholic village when the population of the catholic people increased, it necessitated the creation of new parish so that the spiritual need of the people could be met out. It was erected as a new parish in the year 1946. Rev. Fr. D. Almedia became the first Parish Priest. 

Succession of the Priests:

1. Fr. Dalmeida2. Fr. Yeno SJ3. Fr. Francis Xavier 4. Fr. R.S. Amalraj5. Fr. Joseph Pannur SJ 6.Fr. Amalan G..J.7. Fr. ArulappanS.L. 8. Fr. Antony Cruz9. Fr. Joseph Pannur SJ.10. Fr. Arul Irudayam SJ 11 Fr.Berchmans T Antony

Institution

  • St. Antony’s Hr. Sec. School
    run by: RC Diocese Of Palayamkottai (D) , Alavanthankulam
  • Fr. Leveil Dispensary
    run by: Congregation of Immaculate Conception (CIC), Alavanthankulam

Sub Station With Church

  • Manur
  • Azhagiapandipuram
  • Vadakku Chelianallur
  • Therkku Chelianallur

Sub Station Without Church

Pious

  • Balar Sabai
  • Narkarunai Veerar Sabai
  • Don Bosco Youth Association
  • Young Women Association
  • Nanmarana Sabai
  • Legion of Mary
  • S.C.C. (Anbiam)

Relgious

  • Congregation of the Immaculate Conception(CIC)
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