Mar Mathew Kavukatt, the former Archbishop of Changanacherry was an eminent educationist and administrator. He was born at Pravithanam, now in the Pala diocese, Kerala. He was ordained priest on December 1, 1935. Father Kavukatt was appointed as Bishop of Changanacherry in 1950. He was elevated as Archbishop in 1956. Archbishop Kavukatt was the founder of Assumption College at Changanacherry, B.K College of Amalagiri, St Aloysius College at Edathua and many other educational institutions in the Archdiocese. His cause of canonization was taken up by the Archdiocese and he was declared Servant of God on Oct. 25, 1996.
Vice Postulator for the Cause of Archbishop Kavukatt,
Archbishop’s House, Changanacherry,
Kottayam Dist, Kerala, India
Ph: 0481 – 2421162, Fax: 2422540
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