Houses

Vincentian Ashram Ambattur - Chennai


Established Year1992
PatronSt. Thomas
Diocese Madras-Mylapore
AddressVincentian Ashram, 347 M.T.H. Road, Ambattur, 600053, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
Phone044 26253952
CountryIndia
Members

MEMBERS

01. Fr. Kolangayil Stephen - Superior & Parish Priest

02. Fr. Vazhakkoottathil Antony - Director & Finance Officer

Institutions

INSTITUTIONS

01. Arulalayam Retreat Centre (1993) - Tel: 044 65516835

02. Tamil Nadu Vincentian Charitable Society (2005)

03. De Paul Educational and Charitable Trust (2007)

04. Divine Mercy Syro Malabar Parish (2008)

Description

HISTORY AND PRESENT ACTIVITIES

A Syro-Malabar parish is functioning here. There are about 120 families and 8 Family units with parish Council, Trustees, etc. There is regular Sunday catechism too. Pious Associations like Vincent de Paul Society, Mathru Jyothis, CYM and Mission League are established and are functioning well. Every day, intercessory prayers are being conducted. One day Conventions in Tamil (on Fridays), in English (on Saturday afternoons) and in Malayalam (on Sunday evenings) and Full day Malayalam Convention on first Sundays of every month are being conducted here. Special Programs like Pongal Bible convention for 4 full days, Prayer day for children on January 26th, Feeding the people from the streets every day evening (for about 50-60 people) are also the ministries of Vincentian House Ambattur.