Transfer List 2019

EPARCHY OF RAMANATHAPURAM

Transfer of priests with effect from 13th February, 2019

 

Fr. Johnson Veeppattuparambil :Relieved vicar, Holy Trinity Cathedral (including Sitra and

                                                    Karunya) + chaplain, FC convent, Ramanathapuram & from

                                                    the responsibility of celebrating Holy Mass two days a week

                                                        at FC convent, Kangeyam

      and appointed vicar, Edayapalayam also

Fr. Jose Mundackal                 : Relieved vicar, Edayapalayam

Fr. Joseph Puthur                    : Relieved vicar, Gandhipuram (including Ganapathy) and

                                                  chaplain, MMB Selvapuram & FCC, Gandhipuram, and

                                                  appointed vicar, Holy Trinity Cathedral (including Sitra and

                                                  Karunya) + chaplain, FC convent, Ramanathapuram and 

                                                  Director, Eparchial Bible Apostolate  also

Fr. Thomas Kavungal             : Relieved Vicar, Pollachi & Suleswarampatti, Priest-in

                                                  charge of Pollachi region, chaplain, CHF Mahalingapuram,

                                                  Pollachi and Director, Eparchial Catholica Congress and

                                                  appointed Forane vicar & vicar, Gandhipuram (including

                                                  Ganapathy)and chaplain, FCC, Gandhipuram  also

Fr. Jaison Chothirakott            : Appointed Vicar, Pollachi & Suleswarampatty + Priest-in

                                                  charge of Pollachy Region & chaplain, CHF Mahalingapuram,

                                                  Pollachi

Fr. Joby Thekkinedath            : Relieved Director, Eparchial Catechism, vicar & chaplain

                                                  (CHF), Ukkadam and Director of the Eparchial Bible

                                                  Apostolate & appointed Forane Vicar & vicar, Erode &

                                                  Sastrinagar and priest-in charge of the mission in Namakkal

                                                  District (Pallipalayam area only) and chaplain [FCC (Christu

                                                  Jyothi & Jyothi Bhavan, Erode), SABS (Moolakarai) & CSM

                                                  (Palayamkottai)]

Fr. Jijo Parayil                         : Appointed Priest-in charge, Syro-Malabar Mission in the

                                                  districts of Salem & Namakkal (except Pallipalayam area)

                                                  also

Fr. Dipu Vallikunnel               : Relieved Vicar, Erode Forane and Erode & Sastrinagar and

                                                  priest-in charge of Namakkal mission (Pallipalayam) and

                                                  chaplain [FCC (Christu Jyothi & Jyothi Bhavan, Erode),

                                                  SABS (Moolakarai) & CSM (Palayamkottai)] and appointed

                                                  Acting vicar & Chaplain (SKD), Kaundampalayam

Fr. Varghese Puthanangadi     : Relieved vicar & chaplain (SKD), Kaundampalayam and

                                                  appointed vicar & chaplain (CMC Vimal Jyothi),

                                                  Viswasapuram

 

 

Fr. Siju Puthenpurayil             : Relieved vicar & chaplain (CMC Vimal Jyothi),

                                                  Viswasapuram and appointed vicar & chaplain, MMB

                                      Selvapuram & FCC Good Shepherd), Karamadai & Asst.

                                      Director, Eparchial Social Service

Fr. Joy Chalissery CMI           : Relieved vicar & chaplain (FCC Good Shepherd), Karamadai  

Fr. Tomy Punnathanath           : Appointed Director, Eparchial Catechism & Children’s

                                                  Ministry (CML, Altar Boys, Christeen & Holy Childhood) also

                                                  (with residence at Palladam)

Fr. Prinson Manjaly                : Relieved vicar & Chaplain (CHF), Sulur & Director,

Eparchial Holy Childhood and appointed vicar & chaplain      (CHF), Ukkadam and Eparchial Director, Catholica Congress

Fr. Dearin Pallikunnath           : Appointed Correspondent, Mater Dei school, Pattanam &

                                                  vicar & Chaplain (CHF), Sulur & Asst. Director, Eparchial

                                                  Family Apostolate & Kudumbakoottaima

Fr. Joseph Alappadan              : Relieved Correspondent, Mater Dei school, Pattanam and

                                                  responsibility to celebrate Holy Mass at FC convent,

                                                  Kangeyam

Fr. Francis Pottathuparambil   : Relieved vicar & chaplain (SABS & CSS), Podannur &

  member of the Eparchial College of consultors and  

  membership in the eparchial internal auditors’ team and   

  permitted for hermetical life until further orders

Fr. Rojo Purayidathil, OFM Conv.: Appointed vicar & chaplain (SABS & CSS), Podannur

Fr. Jose Kannumkuzhi            : Relieved vicar & chaplain (FC convents, Mettupalayam +

                                                  Kumarapuram) and Alphonsa Mission centre, Mettupalayam

                                                  and granted leave for three years to do ministry in the Mission

                                                  eparchy of Faridabad.

Fr. Noble Panthaladickal         : Appointed vicar & chaplain (FC convents, Mettupalayam +

                                                  Kumarapuram) and Alphonsa Mission centre, Mettupalayam

Fr. Augustine (Martin) Pattarumadathil: Appointed Deputy General Manager of Santhom

                                                  Creations, Avinashi, Chaplain of Assissi convent, Avinashi,

                                                   Priest-in charge, the Syro-Malabar Mission in the district of

                                                   Dindigal (except Kodaikanal & Ottachithra areas) & Asst.

                                                   Director, Eparchial Vocation Commission (with residence at

                                                   Parish church, Tirupur)

Fr. Lijoy Eluvathingal, CMI    : Relieved priest-in charge of the Syro-Malabar Mission in

                                                  Dindigal  

Fr. Paul Pulikottil                    : Relieved chaplain, Assissi convent, Avinashi and appointed to

                                                  celebrate Holy Mass two more days (i.e., totally five days

                                                  from Friday to Tuesday) at FC convent, Kangeyam also

 

 

 

Fr. Bijo Palayil                        : Relieved from the responsibility of celebrating Holy Mass at

                                                  St. Joseph’s Old Age Home, Podannur and appointed

                                                  Director, Eparchial Youth Ministry (SMYM, Jesus Youth &

                                                  Campus ministry) and to celebrate Holy Mass two week days

                                                  each at Holy Family Mission centre, Ganapathy (Monday and

                                                  Tuesday) and at FC convent, Kangeyam (Wednesday and

                                                  Thursday) respectively also

Fr. Tony Kollannur, CMI        : Relieved Vicar-in charge & chaplain-in charge, CMC (Vimal

                                                  Jyothi), Viswasapuram with effect from 01st February 2019

Fr. Jerin Elamkunnapuzha       : Relieved Asst. Director, Eparchial Social service & Mother

                                                  Theresa Peace Home and Asst. Vicar, Tirupur and appointed

                                                  Priest-in charge of the Syro-Malabar Mission at Thanchavoor

                                                  and in other districts of Nagapattanam, Ariyalur and

                                                  Thiruvarur and Asst. Finance officer of the eparchy and House

                                                  Finance officer of the proposed Pastoral centre & Bishop’s

                                                  House and to celebrate Holy Mass at St. Joseph’s Old Age

                                                   Home, Podannur (CSS) four ordinary days in a week 

                                                   (Monday to Thursday) also. Residence will be at

                                                   Ramanathapuram Presbytery

Fr. Finosh Keetticka                : Relieved Priest-in charge & Chaplain (FCC), Trichy and

                                                  Thanchavoor & Trichy region

Fr. Geo Chiriyankandath         : Appointed Priest-in charge of the Syro-Malabar Mission at

                                                  Trichy and Trichy region (the districts of Trichy, Perumbalur

                                                  and Pudukottai) with residence at Trichy, & Chaplain, FCC,

                                                  Trichy

Fr. Ebin Eruvelikunnel, CST  : Relieved 1st Asst. Vicar, Ramanathapuram & Acting Director,

                                                  Eparchial CML

Fr. Kuriakose Kallattil, CMI   : Relieved 2nd Asst. Vicar, Ramanathapuram Cathedral,

                                                   Secretary to the Bishop, Associate editor of Santhom Voice

                                                   & Director, Eparchial Altar Boys + Asst. Director, Eparchial

   Family Apostolate & Kudumbakoottaima

 

Fr. Prathab Thuruthumaly,CMI - Relieved Asst. Vicar, Erode & Sastrinagar and Asst.

                                                    Director, Eparchial SMYM

Fr. Antony Chiryath,VC         - Relieved Asst. Vicar, Gandhipuram & Acting Director,

                                                  Eparchial Jesus Youth and Asst. Director, Eparchial Medical

                                                  Fraternity + Mathrusangam

Fr. Dinu Madamby, CMI        : Appointed 1st Asst. Vicar, Ramanathapuram and Asst.

                                                  Director, Eparchial Bible Apostolate & Pithruvedi

 

 

 

Fr. James (Jaison) Enchathanath,CST: Appointed Secretary to the Bishop & 2nd Asst. Vicar,

                                                  Ramanathapuram, Associate editor of Santhom Voice & Asst.

  Director, Youth Ministry with specific charge of SMYM &

  Jesus Youth)

Fr. George Madathikandathil, MSJ: Appointed Asst. Vicar, Gandhipuram & Asst. Director of

                                                  The eparchial Children’s ministry with specific charge of

                                                  CML and Christeen & of the Eparchial Mathruvedi

 

Fr. Mathew (Tinson) Theningal, VC: Appointed Asst. Vicar, Erode & Asst. Director of

                                                   Eparchial Children’s ministry with specific charge of Holy

                                                   Childhood and Eparchial Medical Fraternity

 

Fr. Shibin Vandanamattathil, CMI: Appointed Asst. Vicar, Tirupur + Asst. Director, Mother

                                                  Theresa Peace Home & Asst. Director, Eparchial Children’s

                                                  Ministry with specific charge of the Altar Boys

 

 
 

 

 


Mar Paul Alappatt

 Bishop of Ramanathapuram Diocese



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