Adolph Medlycott

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His Excellency
Mar Adolph Medlycott
First Bishop of Thrissur
Adolph Edwin Medleycott 2.jpg
Province Kerala
Diocese Syro-Malabar Catholic Archdiocese of Thrissur
See Syro-Malabar Catholic Church
Term ended 1896
Successor Mar John Menachery
Other posts St. Thomas College, Thrissur
Orders
Ordination 17 March 1861
Consecration 13 September 1887
Rank Bishop
Personal details
Born (1838-05-15)15 May 1838
Chittagong, British India (present-day Bangladesh)
Died 4 May 1918(1918-05-04) (aged 79)
Buried Our Lady of Lourdes Metropolitan Cathedral, Thrissur
Nationality India
Denomination Syro-Malabar Catholic Church
Parents Adolphus Edwin Medlycott and Annette
Occupation Priesthood
Alma mater Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Mar Adolph Medlycott was the first Bishop of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Archdiocese of Thrissur. He was born at Chittagong (India) on 15 May 1838. Medlycott spent his last days in Bangalore where he died on 4 May 1918. His remains were later reinterred, first in the Basilica of Our Lady of Dolours in 1945.[1] [2]

Books[edit]

  • India and the Apostle Thomas: An Inquiry, with a Critical Analysis of the Acta Thomae by A. E. Medlycott; Published 1905 by David Nutt. Reprinted unabridged in the Indian Church History Classics, Vol.I, Ed. G. Menachery, Ollur, 1998.
  • St. Thomas Christians, A. E. Medlycott (1912), Robert Appleton Company.[2]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 22 September 2007. Retrieved 2008-01-15. 
  2. ^ a b "Adolphus E. Medlycott". David C. Kandathil. Archived from the original on 31 May 2012. Retrieved 2013-01-15.