St. Mathews Church is located at Palakkal, on the way from Thrissur to Irinjalakuda/Kodungallur, around 7kms from Thrissur town. The first church was constructed in 1941 and in 1971 this church was demolished and construction on the new one began. It was completed in 1973. In 2002 the church was demolished and construction began on the new church which was completed in 2004.
St. Mary’s Church is located in Ponganamkad, Thrissur district, Kerala, South India. Its on the way from Villadam to Thanikudam.
This area was part of the Vijayapuram (Cherur) parish. In 1961, the construction of the church in Ponganamkad was started and on September 9, 1962, the Parangadukadu parish in the name of the holy Goddess was blessed. Upto 1969, the fathers from the Vijapauram church led this parish. From 1969, a regular priest was appointed here. The church that we see today was rebuilt in 1995.
Holy Mass timing are
Sunday – 6:15 am
Monday to Saturday – 6:30 am
Our Lady Of Velankanni Church or Arogya Matha Devalayam is located at Karumathra near Punnamparambu (on the way from Thanikudam to Machad). It was built in Nov 1982. Thirunal is celebrated every year from 31st August to 8th September.
Holy Mass or Qurbana Timings are as below.
Sundays – 7:00am, 10:45am
Week Days – 6:30am
Saturdays – 5:00pm
You can find the history of this church in malayalam here
Below are some of the photos or pictures of Our Lady Of Velankanni Church or Arogya Matha Devalayam, Karumathra.