OFM Cap.


ORDER OF FRIARS MINOR CAPUCHINS

(OFM Cap.)

FOUNDER

St. Francis of Assisi (Reformed by Matteo Da

Bascio)

PATRON

St. Francis of Assisi

YEAR OF FOUNDATION

1209 (Capuchin reform: 1528)

PLACE OF ORIGIN

Assisi, Italy

CHARISM

To follow the poor, humble and crucified Christ To observe

the Holy Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ by living in

obedience, without anything of one's own, and in chastity.

STATUS

Pontifical

RITE

Latin + Syro Malabar

GENERALATE

Collegio San Lorenzo, General Curia OFM Cap.

C.P. 18382, 00163, Roma, Italy

Tel: 0039 06660521. Fax: 0039 064828267

Email: mg@ofmcap.org

sg@ofmcap.org

Web site: www.ofmcap.org

Superior General: Fr. Mauro Jhri

PROVINCES

I. ST. JOSEPH CAPUCHIN

PROVINCE, KERALA

Capuchin Provincial House

Post Bag No. 5, S. H. Mount P.O

Kottayam - 686 006. Kerala, INDIA

Tel: 0091-481 - 2310911, 0091-481 - 2312160

Email: capkottayam@gmail.com

Web site: www.capkottayam.com

Provincial Superior: Fr. Mathew Paikada OFM Cap

STATISTICS

Total Members in the Syro Malabar province : 216

No. of Perpetually Professed Brothers in the

Syro Malabar province : 158

Major Seminarians : 63

Minor Seminarians : 95

Novices : 11

Total Provinces of the Order : 80

Total Regions of the Order : in 106 countries

High Schools : 02

Primary Schools : 01

Kindergartens : 01

Retreat Centres : 01

Publications : 01

HOUSES & INSTITUTIONS

1. Alummood (MVLK)

St. Jude Ashram

Mukhathala, Alummood P.O.

Kollam- 691 577

Ph: 0474 - 2504162, 2502411 (Ashram)

0474 - 2503481 (Parish Priest)

2. Alummood (MVLK)

St. Jude LP School

Mukhathala, Alummood P.O.

Kollam- 691 577

3. Alummood (MVLK)

St. Jude HSS,

Mukhathala, Alummood P.O.

Kollam- 691 577

4. Alummood (MVLK)

St. Jude Central School

Mukhathala, Alummood P.O.

Kollam- 691 577, Tel: 0474 - 2503811

5. Bharananganam (PALA)

Assisi Ashram

Bharananganam P.O., Kottayam-686 578

Tel: 04822-236242

6. Bharananganam (PALA)

Seraphic Minor Seminary

Bharananganam P.O.

Kottayam-686 578, Tel: 04822-2236148

7. Bharananganam (PALA)

Assisi Renewal Centre

Bharananganam P.O., Kottayam-686 578

Tel: 04822-236386/ 238335

8. Bharananganam (PALA)

Assisi Magazine

Bharananganam P.O., Kottayam-686 578

Tel: 04822-236487

9. Bharananganam (PALA)

Jeevan Books & Seraphic Press

Bharananganam P.O.

Kottayam-686 578, Tel: 04822-237474

10. Edamattam (IDK)

Alphonsa Capuchin Ashram

Edamattam, S.Rajakumary P.O.

Santhanpara (Via), Idukki- 685 619

Tel: 04868 - 243018

11. Kattappana (IDK)

Portiuncula Ashram

P.B.No. 4, Kattappana P.O., Idukki- 685 508

Tel. 04868-272203, 250433

12. Karippalangadu (PALA)

Shanti Niketan

(Nadukani), Karippalangadu P.O.

Idukki-685 601. Tel. 04862- 259783, 259829

13. Kavalam (CHRY)

St. Thomas Ashram, Kavalam P.O.,

Alappuzha- 688 506. Ph: 0477-2747276

14. Muvattupuzha Market (KTHM)

Loreto Ashram

Muvattupuzha Market P.O.

Eranakulam- 686 673, Ph: 0485 - 2835663

Ph: 0485 - 2830806 (Novitiate)

15. Mannanthala (CHRY)

Ranigiri Ashram, Mannanthala P.O.,

Thiruvananthapuram- 695 015

Ph: 0471 - 2530840 (Ashram)

0471-2543525 (Parish)

16. Mundakayam (KPY)

Padre Pio Ashram, P.O. Box. 18,

Mundakayam P.O., Kottayam- 686 513

Ph: 04828 - 273453, 277453, 274471

17. Mundukottackal (PTTA)

St. Basil Capuchin Ashram, Mundukottackal P.O.,

Pathanamthitta - 689 649. Ph: 04682 - 271775

18. Thellakom (CHRY)

Capuchin Vidyabhavan

Thellakom P.O., Kottayam- 686 016

Tel: 0481 - 2597642, 2595061, 2598596

0481 - 2599781 (Rector)

19. Thopramkudy (IDK)

Amalashram, Thopramkudy P.O.,

Idukki- 685 515. Tel. 04868 - 264862

20. Uzhavoor (KTM)

St. Francis Ashram

Uzhavoor P.O., Kottayam- 686 634

Tel. 04822 - 241678, 241614

21. Vazhappally (CHRY)

Gethsemany Ashram

Vazhappally. P.O., Changanacherry

Kottayam- 686 103

Ph: 0481 - 2420921, 2410948

II. PAVANATMA PROVINCE, KERALA

Chovva (TLY)

Pavanatma Capuchin Provincialate

Sevasram, Mele Chovva P.O.

Kannur, Kerala - 670 006

Tel: 0497 - 2725500, 2725503

Fax: 0497 - 2725503, 9446914114(Mob)

E-mail: pavanatma@gmail.com

Website: www.pavanatma.org

Provincial Minister: Br. Scaria Kallor OFM cap.

III. ST. THOMAS CAPUCHIN PROVINCE, ALUVA

St. Thomas Capuchin Provincialate, (EKM)

P.B. No. 66, Syrian Church Road

Aluva - 683 101, Ernakulam

Tel: 0484 2624081, 0484 2629287

Fax: 0484 2624173

E-mail: stthomascap@Sify.com

Provincial Superior: Fr. Raphie Paliakara OFM Cap.





Order of Friars Minor Capuchins (O. F. M. Cap.)

Estd. 1528

Minister General:Rev. Fr. Mauro Johre O.F.M. Cap.,

Curia Generalis, Via Piemonte. 70, 00187 Rome


Provincial: Rev. Fr. Joseph Puthenpurackal O.F.M.Cap.,

Capuchin Provincialate, P.B. No. 5, S.H. Mount P.O. Kottayam 686 006

Tel. (0481) 2310911, 2312160, 2312161,

Fax. 2312162


 Houses Inside the Eparchy

1. Loreto Ashram, Muvattupuzha

Muvattupuzha Market 686 673

Tel. 2835663, 2830806

Patroness: BVM. Loreto

Estd: 1961

Priests: 6

Brothers: 1

Novices: 22

Superior: Rev. Fr. Michael Parusseril



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