Chathedral Church Palayamkottai

Bishop - Rt. Rev. A Jude Gerald Paulraj D.D, M.A.

Year of Faith - 2012 - Pray For Us

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Welcome to Diocese of Palayamkottai

To witness and to spread the good news in the diocese of Palayamkottai, South India through prayer, sacrifice and service to every one without any discrimination of caste or creed, health or poverty, by building up basic Christian and human communities by sharing the Gospel value especially through mass media communication and trying to fulfill the basic needs of the people in order to bring out the hidden image of Christ in all the people and thus establish the kingdom of God though the inter religious harmony. And in this way a witnessing, Christian and God-centered community

St.Francis Xavier

FRANCIS XAVIER, ST. (1506-1552). Born in the family castle of Xavier, near Pamplona in the Basque area of Spanish Navarre on Apr. 7, he was sent to the University of Paris 1525, secured his licentiate in 1528, met Ignatius Loyola and became one of the seven who in 1534, at Montmartre founded the Society of Jesus. In 1536 he left Paris to join Ignatius in Venice, from whence they all in tended to go as missionaries to Palestine (a trip which never materialized), was ordained there in 1537, went to Rome in 1538,.. Read More

Prayer for 2011


A.) Lenten Pilgrimage Our Diocesan Annual Lenten Pilgrimage will be at Velayuthapuram parish o ...Read More>>

Diocesan Lenten Pilgrimage-2013.2014-04-06
Dear Rev. Frs, Srs and Bros, I am happy to give you the following information regarding our Diocesan ...Read More>>
From the Desk of the Vicar General.2014-04-01
The Priests’ Sanctification day will be celebrated on Monday 14th April 2014 at our Bishop&r ...Read More>>

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Way of Cross Most Rev S.Iruthayaraj D.D.,D.C.L.,