Syro-Malankara Catholic Exarchate in the United States

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Apostolic Exarchate of the
United States of America
Location
Country  United States
Ecclesiastical province  United States
 Canada
 Europe
Coordinates 38°53′N 77°01′W / 38.883°N 77.017°W / 38.883; -77.017Coordinates: 38°53′N 77°01′W / 38.883°N 77.017°W / 38.883; -77.017
Statistics
Parishes 15
Information
Rite Syro-Malankara Rite
Cathedral St. Vincent de Paul Malankara Syrian Catholic Cathedral, Elmont, New York
Patron saint Mary Queen of Peace[1]
Secular priests 15
Current leadership
Bishop His Excellency Most Rev. Dr. Thomas Mar Eusebius
Vicar General Rt. Rev. Msgr. Peter Kochery

The Syro-Malankara Catholic Exarchate in the United States is an apostolic exarchate for Syro-Malankara Catholics in the United States of America.

The Apostolic Exarchate was erected by Pope Benedict XVI on July 14, 2010 upon request of the Holy Synod of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, particularly Moran Mor Cyril Baselios Catholicos, in 2001.[2] Aboon Thomas Mar Eusebius, formerly secretary general of the of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Major Archeparchy of Trivandrum, beacem the first Exarch.[3]

The Curia of the Exarchate[edit]

Designation Name
Chief Vicar General Rt. Rev. Msgr. Peter Kochery
Chancellor and Procurator Rev. Fr. Augustine Mangalath

Location[edit]

Cathedral: St. Vincent de Paul Syro Malankara Catholic Cathedral Parish, Elmont, New York

Exarchial Chancery (Aramana): 1500 De Paul Street Elmont, NY 11003

Designation Name
Bishop of Exarchate Aboon Thomas Mar Eusebius
Vicar Rev. Fr. Santhyan Antony OIC
Associate Vicar Rev. Fr. Abraham Lukose

Statistics[edit]

There are 15 clergy serving in the Apostolic Exarchate and 14 parishes and missions.

Parishes and missions are located in 8 states and 2 provinces of Canada:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Heavenly Patroness of the Exarchate". 
  2. ^ "RINUNCE E NOMINE". Press Office of the Holy See. July 14, 2010. 
  3. ^ "New Apostolic Exarchate for Syro-Malankara Church". ZENIT. July 14, 2010. 

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