Missionary Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament

Emmaus Houses (Page – 1)

Posted by MCBS Emmaus Province on October 16, 2009

ABU ROAD, MCBS House –  Estd.1989




…..On 20th August 1989 MCBS Congregation was entrusted with the charge Holy Name of jesus Catholic Church, Abu Road . This Church was founded by the end of 18 th century. There are about 50 families in the parish. This parish belongs to the jurisdiction of Ajmer Diocese. The presbytery is erected as the MCBS House, Abu Road .

…..St. Anselm’s School was established on 1 st July 1988 by the Diocese of Ajmer-Jaipur, and it is entrusted to MCBS Fathers in 1999. It is a co-educational English Medium school, affiliated to CBSE Delhi with the strength of 1400 students from classes Nursery to XII. Now it is a full fledged school up to Senior Secondary level with the streams of Science and Commerce. Members of Mission Sisters of Ajmer (MSA) are giving their service both in parish and school from the beginning of this mission.



Catholic Church

Railway Colony

Abu Road P.O., Sirohi Dt.

Rajasthan- 307026       Telephone:       

02974-223027 (Church)

02974- 226713, 226313(School)

E-mail: (School)


Rev. Fr. Simon Chiramel (Superior & Principal)

Rev. Fr. Antony Madathilchira


Institutions and Activities



1.  Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church

2.  St. Anselm’s Sr. Secondary School

3.  MSA Convent (Tel: 02974 226457)




ANAPPARA, Lisieux Boys Town,       Estd. 1981.



…..The house, in the Archdiocese of Ernakulam, was started on 15th August 1981. The Patron of the House is St. Joseph. The main plot was donated by Varghese Ouseph Mattekkaden. The chapel and the ground floor of the house were completed in 1985 and the Lisieux Boy’s Town was shifted to here from Athirampuzha. The first floor of the house was completed in 1981.



MCBS House, Anappara P.O., Manjapra Via Ernakulam – 683581      Telephone:        0484-2694895


Rev. Fr. John Mavelil (Superior)

Rev. Bro. John Paul Thekkumcherikunnel (Regent)


Institutions and Activities          

1.  Lisieux Boys Town




ANICKADU, Holy Family MCBS House.       Estd. 2007



.. Holy Family MCBS Ashram, in the diocese of Kanjirappally, was established in 2007. The chapel was blessed by Mar. Mathew Arackal, Bishop of Kanjirapally on 04 th May, 2007. This land was donated by the Ettolil Family for charitable purpose and social activities.



Holy Family MCBS House

Kamukumpalam P.O.

Anickadu East,

Kottayam – 686 503    Telephone:        0481 2552844


Rev. Fr. George Mattam (Director)


Institutions and Activities



1.  Holy Family MCBS Ashram

2.  Infant Jesus Chapel




ATHIRAMPUZHA, Lisieux Minor Seminary,   Estd. 1936.



…..Lisieux Ashram erected in 1936, is in the Archdiocese of Changanacherry. From 1958 to 1969 it functioned as the Minor Seminary of the Congregation. In 1977 the Lisieux Boy’s Town was started here. In 1987 the Boys Town was shifted to Anappara and once again Lisieux became the Minor Seminary. The chapel was reconstructed and consecrated in 1987 and an extension for the seminary was completed in 1988. Fr. Joseph Peediekal, one of the early members, lies buried here. In 2002, Lisieux Parish was erected. The seminary was renovated again in the year 2007.



M.C.B.S. Seminary, Sreekandamangalam, Athirampuzha 686 562, Kottayam  



0481 –2730599, 2731882

E- mail:


Rev. Fr. Thomas Vettukattil (Rector & Superior)

Rev. Fr. Sebastian Parathanam (Spiritual Father)

Rev. Fr. Joseph Kochanichuvattil (Vice Rector & Procurator)

Rev. Fr. George Mundunadackal (Dean of Studies)

Rev. Fr. Varghese Panachikala (Vocation Promoter)

Rev. Bro. Antony Tholanickal  (Regent)

Rev. Bro. George Thakidiyil (B.Sc. Computer)



First years-30, Second years-18, Third years-17


Institutions and Activities


            MCBS Minor Seminary

Lisieux Parish

3. St. Antony’s Shrine

4. S.H. Convent




Aubing –Munchen  Germany     Estd. 2001



.. Through the initiative of Fr. Joseph Pandiappallil, Emmaus Province made contract with the Archdiocese of Munich in 2001 and started a community in Munich where three of our priests can live together as a community and one of them can be the administrator of the parish St. Quirin. This beautiful parish-house in the city of Munich offers possibility for our priests to stay there and learn German language and for visitors to spend a short period. From 2001 to 2009, seven of our priests have made use of this possibility to spend their first year in Germany in this house and to learn the language, culture and style of parish work and all these members of our congregation were appointed in parishes in the archdiocese of Munich and in the diocese of Speyer.



Ubo Strasse 5

81245 München, Germany


0049 89891366920

Members          Rev. Fr. George Menachery

Rev. Fr. Paul Pathiyamoola


Institutions and Activities




            Barshi  Sanjoe Bhavan




Barshi   Estd. 2007.




…. Barshi is a major junction for trade between the districts of Osmanabad, Latur and Solapur. It has been a commercial center from the British Rule. This town is well connected with Railway and National High way. We had taken a house on rent in 2003, and did pastoral service to the catholics.In 2007 we have purchased 10 acres of land for a school. A CBSE syllabus school was started in a rented building in June 2007. In the same year, Franciscan Sisters of Dillingen started working in the school. The school building was constructed in the year 2008 and it is shifted to the new building in June 2008. The Deena Bandhu Samaj Sisters also started a convent in Barshi in June 2008. There is a vibrant parish attached to this centre.



Saint Joseph’s English Medium School

66 Gattachiwadi,

Agalegaon Road

Near Latur-Kurudwadi Bypass

Barshi, Solapur Dt.- 413 401


02184 225744, 225745



Rev. Fr. Dominic Mundatt (Director)

Rev. Fr. Kurian Cheruvankalayil (Principal)



Institutions and Activities          

1.   Saint Joseph’s School (CBSE Syllabus)

2.   St. Joseph’s Parish

3.   Franciscan Sisters of Dillingen Convent

4.   Deena Bandhu Samaj Sisters Convent





CASTILENTI MCBS Residence Italy  Estd. 2006



…..On 29th June 2006, MCBS Emmaus Province made a contract with the Bishop of Pescara Penne to have a community of MCBS Priests to do pastoral service in the Diocese, with its seat in Castilenti.  On 15th July 2006 the Emmaus Provincial Superior appointed Fr. Tomy Plathottam as the superior of the community and the contact person between the Emmaus Province and the Archdiocese of Pescara-Penne, with effect from the 1st of September 2006.



Parrocchia Santa VottoriaVM

Via Duca degli Abruzzi-2, Castilenti 64035 (TE), Italy


0039 0861999363


Rev. Fr. Thomas Plathottam

Rev. Fr. George Mylettu




Chengalloor      Estd. 2006



….Karunya Niketan is a new venture of MCBS which runs as a branch of our ashram at Chennaippara. Started by the initiatives of the youth at Chengallur, Karunya Niketan tries to provide medicine and shelter to the mentally retarded people in and around the area. In 2002 Karunya Chariteble Society was registered. In 2004 it owned 35 cents of land. On 21st December 2006, Mar Jacob Thoomkuzhy, the Archbishop of Trichur blessed the centre and some patients were shifted to here from our Chennaippara Ashram. The centre is functioning on the basis of agreement made between the society and MCBS which says that the MCBS will provide priests to direct and co-ordinate the functions of the centre. At present there are 18 patients looked after here.



Karunya Nikethan, Chengalloor P.O.

Shanthi Nagar, Thrissur- 680 312


09495080744, 9048344047





Rev. Fr. Jacob Mulakupadom (Director)


Institutions and Activities



1. Karunya Niketan- Home for the mentally retarded




CHENNAIPPARA , Divyahrudaya Ashram     Estd. 1994.



….. With the aim of starting a centre for the renewal and rehabilitation of the abandoned and wandering beggars a suitable plot of land was procured at Chennaipara in Thrissur district.  This centre had its humble beginning on 18th January 1994 in the presence of Bl. Mother Teresa of Calcutta.  In the working of the centre there is the collaboration of lay brethren through the association called ‘Friends of the Birds of the Air’ (F.B.A.).  There is the assistance of S.A.B.S. Congregation.



Divyahrudaya Ashram, Chennaipara P.O.,

Peechi, Thrissur – 680653


0487 2689126, 2689293




Rev. Fr. George Kannamplackel (Director)

Rev. Fr. George Therukattil

Rev. Fr. Mathews Payyappilly

Rev. Bro. Augustine Kannappilly  (Regent)


Institutions and Activities


1.  FBA Centre

2.  Tailoring Centre

3.  Nursery School




CHERTHALA, Snehatheeram Estd. 2006




…..MCBS Snehatheeram at Cherthala was blessed by Bp. Mar Thomas Chakiath on 02nd December 2006.  Snehatheeram stands for the upliftment of the fisher folks in and around Alappuzha district. Under the banner of ‘Eucharistic Boys Association’ every fortnight children gather here.



Snehatheeram MCBS House, Kadakkarappally P.O.

Cherthala – 688529      Telephone:       

0478 2159457



Rev. Fr. Georgekutty Kochuchackalackal (Director)




ERNAKULAM, MCBS House            Estd. 2005



…..This house, in the Archdiocese of Ernakulam, was blessed and inaugurated by Mar Thomas Chakiath on 28th March, 2005. MCBS Emmaus Province has received this property from Mr. Mathew J. Kollamparabil with the purpose of using it for religious and charitable purposes. We have initiated it as a center for the ongoing theological and spiritual training of the clergy and laity involved in pastoral issues. Likewise this house functions as the office of Karunikan (Theological  Journal), Karunikan Books, and supports the new initiative of Smart Family, a professional family magazine in the secular format.



MCBS House

Perumanoor P.O.

Kochi – 682 015          Telephone:       

0484 2663933, 2665233

Fax :     0484 2665433


Rev. Fr. Jacob Naluparayil (Superior)

Rev. Fr. Vincent Srampical

Rev. Fr. Thomas Vaniyapurackal



Web :


E-mail :



Institutions and Activities


1.  MCBS House

2.  Karunikan – Theological Journal

3.  Karunikan Books

4.  Smart Family Magazine



JALORE, MCBS House          Estd. 2003



…..Missionary zeal and enthusiasm prompted M.C.B.S. Fathers at Rajastan to open a new mission station at Jalore in Ajmeer Diocese. We purchased about 8 acres of land in Jalore by the side of Sera Mandir in 2003. The work for the School building and the House will be completed soon. St. Mary’s Church, Jalore was erected in 2004. We have around 50 participants for the Sunday Eucharistic Celebration. St. Paul School had its birth in 2004 and is situated near  Jalore Railway station. We have students from Nursery to Class VI now. At present we run the parish as well as the school in rented buildings. The mission station at Bhilmal is visited regularly by our Fathers from Jalore and Eucharist is celebrated there on every Sunday. On 20th February 2009, 4 acres of land was purchased.



St. Paul School, Rajput Sabha Bhavan

FCI Road, Jalore – 343001, Rajastan

Telephone:        02973 226489



Rev. Fr. Joseph Kallirikkumkalayil (Director & Principal)

Rev. Fr. Abraham Nedumkalam


Institutions and Activities


1.  MCBS House

2.  St. Mary’s Church

3.  St. Paul’s School.




KALADY , Divyakarunya Ashram,      Estd. 1991



…..In order to start a Centre for Eucharistic Apostolate the land at Thannipuzha, near Kalady, in the Archdiocese of Ernakulam was purchased in 1991.  The Centre was blessed and inaugurated by Mar Jacob Manathodath on 7th August 1995.  It is now, a residential Eucharistic Retreat Centre. Divyakarunya Niketan, a centre for Eucharistic studies and research was blessed on 23rd February 2008.



Divyakarunya Ashram

Thannipuzha, Okkal – 683550  Telephone:       

0484 2462016



Rev. Fr. Sebastian Thuruthiyil (Superior)

Rev. Fr. Sebastian Poovathunkal

Rev. Fr. Joseph Maleparambil


Institutions and Activities


1.  Divyakarunya Dhyanakendram

2.  Divyakarunya Niketan (CESR)


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