• The Holy Synod of the Syro Malabar Major Archiepiscopal Church, gathered at Mount St. Thomas, Kerala, has canonically elected, having received the Prior Pontifical assent, Fr. Peter Kochupurackal (56) present Judicial Vicar and Chancellor of the Syro Malabar Eparchy of Palghat, to the Office of the Auxiliary Bishop of the Eparchy of Palghat, Kerala. He is being assigned the titular see of Lares. Fr. Peter Kochupurackal was born on 29 May 1964 at Marangoly in the Eparchy of Palai. He joined St. Mary’s Minor Seminary, Kallepully, Palghat in 1981. He had his studies of Philosophy and Theology at St. Joseph’s Pontifical Seminary, Aluva. He was ordained priest on 19 December 1990. He did his MCL at St. Peter’s Pontifical Institute, Bangalore (1993-1995). His Licentiate and Doctoral studies were in Pontifical Oriental Institute, Rome (2000-2007). At present he is the Judicial Vicar of Eparchial Tribunal (01.07.2007), Chancellor, Eparchy of Palghat (01.10.2013-), and from 10.12.2016 onward he is the Syncellus for seminarians and consecrated persons.
  • Bishop's House, Palakkad
  • St. Raphael's Cathedral, Palakkad

Priests of the Diocese

Ackaparambil Joyson. B. A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 28/12/2006
Parish by Origin: Perimbadari
Phone: 9495109929
Aikkara Aji B.A
Ordained on: 29/12/2012
Parish by Origin: Cheenikkapara
Phone: 8547886347
Aippenparambil Dominic. B. A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 27/12/1994
Parish by Origin: Kalladikode
Phone: 9446293611
Akkattu Debin
Ordained on: 30/12/2015
Parish by Origin: Vachanagiri
Phone: 9496646358
Alackakunnel Jose. B. A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 27/12/1994
Parish by Origin: Jellipara
Phone: 9567143144
Aloor John Joseph, MBA
Ordained on: 31/12/1991
Parish by Origin: Puduruthy
Phone: 9446237789
Angeveettil Shaju, B.A, M.Th.
Ordained on: 28/12/1992
Parish by Origin: Mangalam Dam
Phone: 9446293132
Anjilimoottil Cherian. M.B.A., BTh.
Ordained on: 28/12/1996
Parish by Origin: Koonathara
Phone: 9447353638
Arackal Joseph B.A
Ordained on: 31/12/2018
Parish by Origin: Manalur
Phone: +91 80869 38318
Arakkal Tony B.A
Ordained on: 27/12/2014
Parish by Origin: Nemmara
Phone: 9562448471
Aricatt C. Antu. B. A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 06/01/1988
Parish by Origin: Aloor
Phone: 9446279313
Chakkiath James. M.A, DSET
Ordained on: 28/12/1991
Parish by Origin: Veendassery
Phone: 9562818397
Chakkumpeedika Davis. M.A
Ordained on: 02/01/1992
Parish by Origin: Pudukad
Phone: 9446123500
Chalakkal Jeejo. B.A, LSS
Ordained on: 31/12/1988
Parish by Origin: Mattam
Phone: 0049 175 4849855
Cheekkapara Joy. B. A
Ordained on: 12/01/1987
Parish by Origin: Kalathur
Phone: 9747010521
Cheeran Femin
Ordained on: 02/01/2019
Parish by Origin: Cathedral, Palakkad
Phone: +91 9562992405
Chellamkottu Togi
Ordained on: 30/12/2015
Parish by Origin: Elavampadam
Phone: 9156740257
Cheniyara Jose. B. A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 02/01/1996
Parish by Origin: Mannampatta
Phone: 9961214065
Cheravathoor Jithin
Ordained on: 27/12/2018
Parish by Origin: Arimboor
Phone: +91 97466 30676
Chirayil Jestin
Ordained on: 01/01/2019
Parish by Origin: Njarakkode
Phone: +91 7561-874773
Chittilapilly Joseph. M.A, M.Ed.
Ordained on: 13/03/1971
Parish by Origin: Kallamkunnu
Phone: 9447694561
Chothirakkottu Bijoy. B. A
Ordained on: 29/12/2005
Parish by Origin: Panthalampadam
Phone: 9487162844
Chothirakkottu Jaison B.A
Ordained on: 29/12/2015
Parish by Origin: Vellakarithadam
Phone: 9497889547
Chungath Livin B.A
Ordained on: 29/12/2014
Parish by Origin: Ponnur
Phone: 9446387586
Edathala George. M.A, B.Ed.
Ordained on: 27/12/1986
Parish by Origin: Olipara
Phone: 9447825743
Emmatty Lino Stephen M.A HRM
Ordained on: 28/12/2011
Parish by Origin: Elavampadam
Phone: +39 3383140384
Ettonnil Gilbert. B. A, LLB
Ordained on: 28/12/1992
Parish by Origin: Thrithwamala
Phone: 9447392149
Ettumanookaran Martin. B.A., BTh
Ordained on: 01/01/2000
Parish by Origin: Kottapuram
Phone: 9495018650
Illathuparampil Mathew. B.A, S.T.D.
Ordained on: 27/12/1993
Parish by Origin: Neethipuram
Phone: 9447277299
Kachappilly Joby. B. A, LLB
Ordained on: 03/01/2004
Parish by Origin: Pulinkara
Phone: 7200166449
Kakkanilyil Shins
Ordained on: 27/12/2019
Parish by Origin: Panthalampadam
Phone: +91 9645331832
Kalamattathil Arun, B.A, Ph.D
Ordained on: 01/01/2008
Parish by Origin: Palappuram
Phone: +39 331 5874814
Kalampadan Martin. M.A., B.Ed.
Ordained on: 04/01/1999
Parish by Origin: Nedungapara
Phone: 9947850817
Kalan Dhanesh B.A
Ordained on: 27/12/2012
Parish by Origin: Pudukkad
Phone: 9447740926
Kalapurakkal Joseph STB, B,A
Ordained on: 28/12/2009
Parish by Origin: Panthalampadam
Phone: 9947916480
Kalarickal Shinoj B.A
Ordained on: 31/12/2012
Parish by Origin: Jellippara
Phone: 9846228591
Kalathara Aibin
Ordained on: 01/01/2016
Parish by Origin: Kalathoor
Phone: 8086527324
Kallingal Biju., M.H.R.
Ordained on: 30/12/2002
Parish by Origin: Peechi
Phone: 9447828584
Kalluvelil Christo
Ordained on: 2/01/2018
Parish by Origin: Thachampara
Phone: +91 9072720832
Kalluvelil Jose. Ph.D
Ordained on: 18/12/1984
Parish by Origin: Jellipara
Phone: +16 47 787 6790
Kandathil Jibin
Ordained on: 30/12/2019
Parish by Origin: Kanjirapuzha
Phone: +91 9544788032
Kanjirathingal Renny. B.A., B.Th.
Ordained on: 28/12/2006
Parish by Origin: Perimbadari
Phone: 9744195855
Kanjirathinkal Jobin M.Sc
Ordained on: 30/12/2014
Parish by Origin: Karimba
Phone: 9562753358
Kannampadathil Johnson. M.A., B.Th.
Ordained on: 27/12/1990
Parish by Origin: Karapadam
Phone: 9447378680
Kannampuzha Chakkedath Jose M.A.
Ordained on: 23/12/1973
Parish by Origin: Vellanchira
Phone: 9447249688
Kannampuzha Jose. M.Tech.
Ordained on: 22/03/1977
Parish by Origin: Karoor
Phone: 9447870275
Karackad Christo B.A
Ordained on: 28/12/2013
Parish by Origin: Mangalam Dam
Phone: 8281939509
Karikkattil Ceejo MBA
Ordained on: 30/12/2009
Parish by Origin: Thrithwamala
Phone: 9020970963
Karimaruthinkal Binoy. B.A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 28/12/2006
Parish by Origin: Thrithwamala
Phone: 9495133546
Kavalath James B.A
Ordained on: 30/12/2014
Parish by Origin: Ponnakode
Phone: 9496763533
Keettikkal Anto, MBA
Ordained on: 03/01/2008
Parish by Origin: Vellani
Phone: 8526696515
Kidangan Jairaj M.A, LCL
Ordained on: 01/09/2007
Parish by Origin: Cathedral PKD
Phone: 0049 1794206790
Kizhakkedath Roy. B.A., BTh.
Ordained on: 30/12/2002
Parish by Origin: Irinjalakuda
Phone: 9744147681
Kizhakkedath Thom. M.A, BTh.
Ordained on: 27/12/2001
Parish by Origin: Irinjalakuda
Phone: 9447514535
Kocharackal Ansan
Ordained on: 02/01/2020
Parish by Origin: Irumpupalam, Idukki
Phone: +91 9656450208
Kochuparambil Jose
Ordained on: 29/12/1988
Parish by Origin: Olippara
Phone: 9447480656
Kochupurackal Peter D.C.L
Ordained on: 29/12/1990
Parish by Origin: Marangoly
Phone: 9446450511
Kodakasserril Jomis. B.A, MTh.
Ordained on: 28/11/2005
Parish by Origin: Kulakkattukurussi
Phone: 9447997959
Koikkattil Cris B.A
Ordained on: 31.12.2016
Parish by Origin: Vadakkencherry
Phone: 9400582208
Kolamkanny Justin. M.A., BTh.
Ordained on: 26/12/2006
Parish by Origin: Kuzhikkattukerry
Phone: 9495168643
Kollannur Jaison.M.A, MSW
Ordained on: 01/01/2000
Parish by Origin: Arimpur
Phone: 9447532383
Kombara Midhul
Ordained on: 31/12/2018
Parish by Origin: Olarikara
Phone: ‭+91 6282-132961
Kozhipadan Tony B.A, BTh
Ordained on: 03/01/2007
Parish by Origin: Kuttikad
Phone: 9495853982
Kozhuppakalam Jaiju
Ordained on: 22/09/2018
Parish by Origin: Kongad
Phone: 0039 3924587403
Kulampallil Thomas B.A
Ordained on: 31/12/2011
Parish by Origin: Thavalam
Phone: +91 8593011350
Kulampil Abin B.A
Ordained on: 29/12/2012
Parish by Origin: Poonchola
Phone: +39 339 8531657
Kulampil Jose
Ordained on: 09/01/1986
Parish by Origin: Kanjirapuzha
Phone: 9092699123
Kulathinkal Roy. BA, BTh.
Ordained on: 01/01/1996
Parish by Origin: Nenmara
Phone: 0049-174-52 90 616
Kummamkottil Biju M.Sc.
Ordained on: 30/12/2013
Parish by Origin: Thrithwamala
Phone: 9747454392
Kunnathettu Joby. B.A, M.Th.
Ordained on: 31/12/2005
Parish by Origin: Josegiri
Phone: +39 331 883 0916
Kunthaniyil Robi. B.A, STD
Ordained on: 01/01/2001
Parish by Origin: Mylampully
Phone: +91 8289888518
Kuttikadan Aljo B.A
Ordained on: 26/12/2012
Parish by Origin: Nemmara
Phone: 9656535399
Kuttipuzhakaran Sanil, M.A, M.Ed
Ordained on: 28/12/2009
Parish by Origin: Cherumkuzhy
Phone: 9400038027
Malekudiyil Sherjo. M.A, BTh.
Ordained on: 02/01/2002
Parish by Origin: Thrithwamala
Phone: 9847778972
Maliakal Koonan George. BTh.
Ordained on: 27/12/1982
Parish by Origin: Puthenchira
Phone: 9847331661
Maramattam Benny. M.A, Ph.D
Ordained on: 03/01/1990
Parish by Origin: Adivaram
Phone: 9496133101
Maripurarth Kuriakose
Ordained on: 02/01/2016
Parish by Origin: Ponganamkadu
Phone: 8089238949
Mavarayil Shijo, B.A
Ordained on: 29/12/2009
Parish by Origin: Kanjirapuzha
Phone: 9745573867
Mavunkal Jacob. MBA, BTh.
Ordained on: 27/12/1995
Parish by Origin: Kalla
Phone: 9447020395
Mechery Anson. M.A, BTh.
Ordained on: 29/12/2001
Parish by Origin: Ottapalam
Phone: 9447240330
Medakkal Rijo
Ordained on: 28/12/2015
Parish by Origin: Mundur
Phone: 8547128545
Melemuriyil Jobin
Ordained on: 28/12/2017
Parish by Origin: Palakkayam
Phone: +91 9946460826
Mundaplakkal Sanoj B.A, M.Th
Ordained on: 29/09/2011
Parish by Origin: Kanjirapuzha
Phone: 00491 7657698914
Mundupalath Soji Joseph. M.A, BTh.
Ordained on: 04/01/2001
Parish by Origin: Kanjirapilly
Phone: 9160915001
Murickananickal Santhosh. B.A, BTh.
Ordained on: 30/12/2006
Parish by Origin: Mylampully
Phone: 9496140385
Muringakudiyil Biju BA, STB
Ordained on: 29/12/2008
Parish by Origin: Thrithwamala
Phone: 9495505103
Mylamvelil John. B.A, DCL.
Ordained on: 28/12/1987
Parish by Origin: Poonchola
Phone: 9654142787
Naduvathaniyil Shyju. M.A., B.Th
Ordained on: 31/12/2003
Parish by Origin: Kalladikode
Phone: +44 7505927937
Nalpathamkalam Sumesh. M.A,.B.Th.
Ordained on: 31/12/2001
Parish by Origin: Arapara
Phone: 9447620249
Nedumpurath Antony M.A,.B.Th.
Ordained on: 31/12/2001
Parish by Origin: Mankurussy
Phone: 9745000729
Nirappel Biju. B.A, MBS
Ordained on: 27/12/2004
Parish by Origin: Neethipuram
Phone: +49 176 45678879
Njonginiyil Mathew B.A,.B.Th.
Ordained on: 03/01/1994
Parish by Origin: Athirampuzha
Phone: 9605994583
Olakkengil John Maria Viani. M.A,.B.Ed.
Ordained on: 26/12/1990
Parish by Origin: Pavaratty
Phone: 9020098498
Olickal Lalu Joseph. M.A, Ph.D
Ordained on: 29/12/2001
Parish by Origin: Kanjirapuzha
Phone: +91 8714345789
Olikkal Soji. B.A, BTh.
Ordained on: 29/12/2001
Parish by Origin: Kanjirapuzha
Phone: 0044 7727260575
Ollukkaran Vincent. B.Th.
Ordained on: 28/12/1984
Parish by Origin: Puthukkad
Phone: 9447277505
Palakkal Jose. M.A, BTh.
Ordained on: 27/12/1995
Parish by Origin: Mangalam Dam
Phone: 001 306 485 7301
Palathinkal Abraham. STD, PhD.
Ordained on: 29/12/1988
Parish by Origin: Olippara
Phone: 9496715353
Pallineerakkal Jaimon B.Sc, LCL
Ordained on: 10/09/2008
Parish by Origin: Mannarkkad
Phone: +39 366 2788024
Panapparambil Saji. M.A, LSS
Ordained on: 01/01/2000
Parish by Origin: Mylampully
Phone: +91 98470 30378
Panjikaran Sebastian. D.D.
Ordained on: 18/12/1971
Parish by Origin: Puthenvelikara
Phone: +91 94969 26771
Paramby Thomas. B.A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 31/12/1988
Parish by Origin: Mambra
Phone: 9446877810
Parayil Jijo B.A, BTh
Ordained on: 27/12/2007
Parish by Origin: Chittilancherry
Phone: 9495397207
Pariyath Shyju B.Sc.
Ordained on: 31/12/2015
Parish by Origin: Kulakkattukurussi
Phone: 9495653211
Pathiyan Leeras
Ordained on: 31/12/2019
Parish by Origin: Melarkode
Phone: +91 8281757366
Perumattil Antony.MSc, B.Th.
Ordained on: 30/12/1994
Parish by Origin: Pavarattani
Phone: 9995541879
Perumbillil Regy Mathew. M.A, LLB
Ordained on: 28/12/1992
Parish by Origin: Thrithwamala
Phone: 9447514068
Plathottathil Biju. M.A.
Ordained on: 02/01/2003
Parish by Origin: Arapara
Phone: 9656165984
Plathottathil Jinse , B.A, BTh
Ordained on: 02/01/2008
Parish by Origin: Trithwamala
Phone: 9744440442
Ponkattil Binu BA, MHA
Ordained on: 31/12/2007
Parish by Origin: Ponnemkode
Phone: 9964562998
Ponmani Jose. B.A, L.C.L.
Ordained on: 04/01/1989
Parish by Origin: Arimpur
Phone: 9447916346
Ponthakkan Sajin
Ordained on: 29/12/2015
Parish by Origin: Chiyyaram
Phone: 8289876994
Porathur Renny B.A
Ordained on: 31/12/2014
Parish by Origin: Olavakkode
Phone: 8891457525
Poruthoor Ebi
Ordained on: 27/12/2017
Parish by Origin: Melarkode
Phone: +91 9562074693
Potteparambil Jose. L.C.L.
Ordained on: 18/12/1972
Parish by Origin: South Thanissery
Phone: 9744955438
Pulavelil Jibin
Ordained on: 03/01/2019
Parish by Origin: Mannarkkad
Phone: +91 85472 74203
Pulickathazha Raju. MA, B.Ed.
Ordained on: 28/12/1998
Parish by Origin: Mangalam Dam
Phone: 9400319123
Pulikkottil Joshy. M. A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 01/01/2000
Parish by Origin: Pazhuvil
Phone: 9447475151
Pullukalayil Reny. B.A
Ordained on: 28/12/2005
Parish by Origin: Ottapalam
Phone: 9446235578
Puramadathil Jino BTh, BA
Ordained on: 27/12/2007
Parish by Origin: Kalla
Phone: 9744945762
Puthenpurayil Joshy, B.A, BTh
Ordained on: 31/12/2007
Parish by Origin: Kaithachira
Phone: 9495629822
Puthookkara John.M.A, BTh.
Ordained on: 27/12/2000
Parish by Origin: Wadakanchery
Phone: 9745492127
Thaikkattil Anto. B.A, TC
Ordained on: 27/12/2000
Parish by Origin: North Pudukkad
Phone: 9447919065
Thamarassery Sebastian. B.A.
Ordained on: 06/01/1992
Parish by Origin: Mangalam Dam
Phone: 9446877094
Thanikkal Tenson. M.A, M Th.
Ordained on: 04/10/2003
Parish by Origin: Kattoor
Phone: 9447804428
Tharaniyil Joby. B.A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 31/12/2002
Parish by Origin: Mankurussy
Phone: 9447801490
Thattil Martin. B.Ph.
Ordained on: 03/01/2002
Parish by Origin: Kottekkad TSR
Phone: 9447964663
Thekkanath Antony
Ordained on: 29.12.2016
Parish by Origin: Elavampadam
Phone: 9744028191
Thekkanath Christo
Ordained on: 29.12.2016
Parish by Origin: Melarcode
Phone: 9747449130
Thekkekunnel Anto
Ordained on: 27.12.2016
Parish by Origin: Ponkandam
Phone: 9656171343
Thekkumkattil Jomy, B.A, BTh
Ordained on: 29/12/2009
Parish by Origin: Palakkayam
Phone: 9544334162
Theruvankunnel Goerge. B.A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 30/12/1989
Parish by Origin: Maryland Chittadi
Phone: 8547309915
Thoonickavil Jose Prakash M.A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 29/12/2004
Parish by Origin: Anickad
Phone: 9495503038,
Thottankara Francis. B Com, BTh
Ordained on: 05/01/2002
Parish by Origin: East Cheranallur
Phone: 9447623208
Thukkuparambil Betson. B.A, MBA
Ordained on: 27/12/2001
Parish by Origin: West Chalakudy
Phone: 9447529293
Thuruthipally George. B.A,.Ph.D
Ordained on: 27/12/1994
Parish by Origin: Kanjirapuzha
Phone: 9633055073
Thuruthuvelil Nilesh , B.A, BTh
Ordained on: 29/12/2007
Parish by Origin: Thavalam
Phone: 9947070401
Urukuzhiyil Sebin B.A
Ordained on: 02/01/2014
Parish by Origin: Ponkandam
Phone: 8943374596
Vadakkekara Goji. M.A,.M.Th
Ordained on: 27/12/1995
Parish by Origin: Vadakkencherry
Phone: 9446148405
Vadakkekara Tom.M.A,.B.Th.
Ordained on: 30/12/2006
Parish by Origin: Vadakkencherry
Phone: 9746440550
Vadakkekudy Febin
Ordained on: 30/12/2017
Parish by Origin: Kanjikode
Phone: +91 8281733486
Vadakken Jaison. M.A,. B.Ph.
Ordained on: 01/01/1997
Parish by Origin: Parappukara
Phone: 8943502808
Vadakumchery Thomas. M.A.
Ordained on: 19/12/1981
Parish by Origin: Karoor
Phone: 9961558970
Valayathil Xavier. B.A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 27/12/1994
Parish by Origin: Pulapatta
Phone: 9249904261
Vattayil Xavier Khan. B.A, B.Th.
Ordained on: 28/04/1994
Parish by Origin: Pulapatta
Phone: 9447965941
Vattukalathil Saji , MCJ
Ordained on: 29/12/2008
Parish by Origin: Santhithadam
Phone: 9744557783
Vavolil Joji. M.A,.BTh
Ordained on: 26/12/2001
Parish by Origin: Pulapatta
Phone: 0061 431748521
Vazhappilly Jerin
Ordained on: 28.12.2016
Parish by Origin: Edakkalathur
Phone: +39 320 6432374
Vazhayil Mathew. B.Ed,.Ph.D.
Ordained on: 27/12/1993
Parish by Origin: Olipara
Phone: 9447534016
Vazheparambil Sunny. M.A,.B.Th.
Ordained on: 06/01/1992
Parish by Origin: Palakkayam
Phone: 9447834742
Velikkakath Jithin M.A
Ordained on: 03/01/2015
Parish by Origin: Karambur
Phone: 9037291980
Velliamkandathil Jaijin B.A, BTh
Ordained on: 29/12/2007
Parish by Origin: Thavalam
Phone: 9747732073
Vilanguparayil Paul. B.A,.B.Th.
Ordained on: 28/12/1992
Parish by Origin: Thrithwamala
Phone: 9435355030