Calendar for 2021 lists the dates of the Holy Days of Obligation
The Second Session of the XXVIII Synod of the Syro-Malabar Church took place in August 2020 from 18-21. This is the first time in the history
George Cardinal Alencherry, the Major Archbishop of the Syro-Malabar Church, to the Archbishops, Bishops, Priests, Men and Women Religious and Lay Faithful of the Syro- Malabar Church. May the Grace of the Lord be with you all!
By the grace of God, I, Mar jacob Angadiath, the Bishop of St. Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Diocese of Chicago, send this greeting and message to all the priests, men and women religious and beloved people of God living in the USA.
The month of May is traditionally associated with our Blessed Mother. It is even more significant this year, especially in the context of COVID -19 pandemic.
The year 2020 is a holy year of commemoration of St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara in the Syro-Malabar Church. After an active and saintly life, St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara, an illustrious son of our Church, was called for his eternal rewards on 3 January 1871. We are entering the sesquicentennial (150th) year of this great event. This Jubilee Year is an occasion to commemorate this saintly life of St. Kuriakose Chavara, canonized by the Holy Catholic Church, to be inspired by his holy life and to seek the blessings of the Almighty through his intercession