Velamkanni Matha (Our Lady of Health) Syro Malabar Catholic Church Parishioners and Parish Priest welcome you to review and read this website and have an experience of a vibrant Syro Malabar Faith Community in South Florida. This is the one and only Velamkanni Matha Parish in the whole North American Continent.Coming together to this beautiful church every Sunday and weekdays for Syro Malabar Masses, Going for CCD classes and Praying the Vailamkanni Matha Novena with the children is a thrill to the parents, children and youngsters as well. We are a full-fledged Syro Malabar Parish with Sunday and everyday Syro Malabar Malayalam Qurbana, Sunday CCD classes from Pre-K to High School, Adult and Youth Choir, ICA, SMCC, Mathrusangam, Youth, Altar Servers etc...Opening the pages you will enjoy the different areas of this faith-filled community in South Florida. God Bless you All!

church history

The Syro Malabar Church

St. Thomas the Apostle, one of the twelve apostles of Our Lord Jesus Christ, came to India in A.D. 52 and preached the Gospel and established ecclesial communities. Seven of such communities are well known in the Malabar coast of South India Readmore

Syro-Malabar Catholic Diocese of Chicago

His Holiness Pope John Paul II established St. Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Diocese of Chicago on March 13, 2001. Mar Jacob Angadiath is appointed as its first bishop and his Episcopal Ordination was held in Chicago, together with the inauguration of the diocese, on July 1, 2001 Readmore

The Syro Malabar catholic Church of south florida

This community was started in 1984 with six families and in 1986 it was registered as ICA (India Catholic Association) as a mission with in the Archdiocese of Miami with 60 families and Reverend Father James Parappally as the Mission Director. In 2002 this Association had more than 400 Indian families Readmore

mass Schedule


7:00 AM - Holy Mass (Malayalam)
8:15 AM - Sapra (Morning Prayer)
8:30 AM - Holy Mass (Malayalam)
8:30 - 10:00 AM - CCD Classes
10:15 AM - Novena
10:30 AM - Holy Mass (English) for CCD Children

Holy Mass:

Mon, Wed & Thu - 6:15 pm
Tue - 9:00 am
Fri - 7:00 pm
Sat - 9:00 am

 Fri - 6:00 - 7:00 pm
  Fri – for 1Hr soon after the evening Mass.

Evening Prayer & Rosary:
  Fri - 6:30 - 7:00 pm
  Sat - 8:30 am - Morning Prayer and Rosary

  Wed – Novena of St. Joseph (after evening Mass)
  Sat - Novena of our Lady of Perpetual Help (after morning Mass)

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