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Bible Society Meeting   

 7th Nov. Bible Society Managing Council Meeting St. Peter’s Hall at 3 pm

Bible Class   

7th Nov.Bible Class L.F. Auditorium 05.30 pm

Family Commission   

8th Nov.Family Commission General Body Meeting Bp. Sebastian Adyanthrth St. Paul’s Hall at 10.00 am

Moral Science Meeting   

8th Nov.Moral Science Meeting St. Peter’s Hall at 10.30 am

Catholic Lawyer’s Meet   

8th Nov.Catholic Lawyer’s Meet BeginsL.F. Auditorium10.30 am

Theology Course   

8th Nov.Theology Course St. Peter’s Hall at 05.30 pm

Caritas India   

9th Nov. Caritas India Begins St. Paul’s Hall at 10.00 am

Catholic Lawyer’s Meet   

 10th Nov.Catholic Lawyer’s Meet Concludes L.F. Auditorium at 02.00 pm

  

10th Nov. Caritas India Concludes St. Paul’s Hall at 02.00 pm

Psychology Class   

10th Nov. Psychology Class L.F. Auditorium at 02.00 pm

PTI - Formators Course   

12th Nov. PTI - Formators Course BeginsL.F. Auditorium09.00 am

Bible Class   

14 th Nov. Bible Class L.F. Auditorium at 05.30 pm

Catholic Focus – Media Training   

15th Nov. Catholic Focus – Media Training St. Paul’s Hall at 09.00 am

Theology Course   

15th Nov. Theology Course St. Peter’s Hall at 05.30 pm


 

 

POC ANNUAL REPORTS

2013
2013
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His Excellency Rt. Rev.Dr. Varghese Chakkalakal
His Excellency Rt. Rev.Dr. Varghese Chakkalakal
Bishop's House. Malaparamba
Bishop's House. Malaparamba, Kozhicode-673009
0495 2377013,2376648
calicut_diocese@yahoo.com

  Birth  7-2-1953
 
  Ordination
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   Feast  - DD --0-- YY -
 

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Bishop Varghese Chakkalakal was born on Feb. 7, 1953 at Malapallipuram in Thrichur district of Kerala which belongs to the diocese of Kottapuram. After schooling he joined seminary in 1971 for the diocese of Calicut. He completed his seminary studies at St. Josephs Seminary, Mangalore. He was ordained a priest by Bishop Maxwell Noronha on April 2, 1981 in Mother of God Cathedral, Calicut. He took his Master of Theology from Pontifical Seminary, Alwaye and completed his Master of Arts (History) from University of Mysore. During 1986 and 1991 he did his doctorate in canon law from Pontifical Urban University, Rome. He taught in the seminary from 1992 -1998. He was a professor of Fundamental Theology, Canon Law and Moral Theology. He also served as Dean of Studies. He was appointed as bishop on Nov. 5., 1998 and was consecrated as the first Bishop of Kannur on Feb.7., 1999. The bishop has taken as his motto According to Your Will. He was transferred to Calicut diocese on May 15, 2012. The Calicut diocese was lying vacant after Bishop Joseph Kalathiparambil appointed as the secretary of the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerants at Vatican two years ago.

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