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KCBC Meeting   

KCBC Meeting on 6th and 7th December 2017 at POC 

KCSL CC Meeting   

KCSL CC Meeting on 9th December 2017 at 10.00am

Care Homes Meeting   

Care Homes Meeting on 9th December 2017 at 9.00am 

CHAI Meeting   

CHAI Meeting on 13th to 15th December 2017 at 9.30am

Witness and Vigilance - Kottayam   

Witness and Vigilance on 16th December 2017 at Kottayam 

KCF Meeting and Election   

KCF Meeting and Election on 17th December 2017 at POC

Witnesses Of Mercy Seminar   

Witnesses of Mercy Seminar on 18th December to 21st December 2017 at POC 

Interreligious Christmas Celebration   

Interreligious Christmas Celebration on 21st December 2017 at POC 


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Mar Abraham D. Mattam
Mar Abraham D. Mattam
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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