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KCBC Secretaries Meeting   

KCBC Secretaries Meeting on 9th November 2017  at 9.30am

KCYM Former Leaders Meet   

KCYM Former Leaders Meet on 11th November 2017 at 4.00pm

Episcopal Ordination of Msgr. Sebastian Vaniyapurackal   

Episcopal Ordination of Msgr. Sebastian Vaniyapurackal on 12th November 2017 at Kanjirapilly

KCBC Vocation Commission Meeting   

KCBC Vocation Commission Meeting ( Bp. Vincent Samuel ) on 16th November 2017 at 10.00am

Family Commission General Body Meeting   

Family Commission General Body Meeting on 17th November 2017 at 10.00am

KCMS Formators Programme   

KCMS Formators Programme on 18th November 2017 at POC 

Logos Quiz State Level Programme   

Logos Quiz State Level Programme on 21st November 2017 

Logos Quiz Final   

Logos Quiz Final on 26th November 2017 


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Mar Abraham D. Mattam
Mar Abraham D. Mattam
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Bishop Abraham Mattam was born on 21 November 1921 at Melampara, in the parish of Narianganam in the eparchy of Palai. After his primary education at Narianganam and Melampara and Middle and High School education at St. Marys High School, Bharananganam, he joined the Vincentian Congregation on 17 January 1941. After his priestly formation at the Archdiocesan Minor Seminary, Ernakulam and St. Josephs Major Seminary, Alwaye, he was ordained priest on 15 March 1950. He obtained his doctorate in philosophy from the Gregorian University, Rome in 1958. Returning from Rome he held many offices in the congregation such as Rector of Vincentian Minor Seminary, Angamaly, Rector of Vincentian Vidhyabhavan, Alwaye, Superior of Vincentian House, Thodupuzha, General Councillor of the congregation, etc. He was also visiting professor at Mangalapuzha Seminary from 1966 onwards. He was nominated Apostolic Exarch of Satna on 29 July 1968 and was installed on 9 January 1969. He was appointed Bishop of Satna on 26 February 1977 and was ordained bishop on 30 April 1977. He retired from the office of the Bishop of Satna on 14 January 2000, but continued as administrator of the diocese until 12 April 2000.

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