Our Lady of Fatima

Our Lady of Fatima

Address:

Fatima Church
Vallioor
Tuticorin Dt
Pin : 627 117
Ph.No : 04637-220363.

Brief History:

Report of the Jesuits reports that there had been a church dedicated to Our Lady at Vallioor as early as 1713. In course of time this Catholic community deteriorated. The tireless efforts undertaken by Fr. Antony S. Fernando amidst countless difficulties, challenges and oppositions made Vallioor as an independent parish in 1973. The thorny and rocky ground was made straight and a big compound was built with appropriate buildings for the new parish. He built a beautiful church for Our Lady of Fatima. In 1973 the then ProNuncio the Most. Rev. Joseph Caprio blessed and consecrated this church.

Parish Priests:

Fr. Panner Selvam
Patroness : Our Lady of Fatima
Feast of the : May 13 and October 13

Substations:

Thalaivar manai Church
constructed in: 1996
St. Michael Church

Perumananchi Church
constructed in: 1977
St. Antony Church

Location

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