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Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Edakkunnu

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Edakkunnu

Place  Edakkunnu
Parish Edakkunnu
Established Year 1951
Short Name O.L.P.H
Address Edakkunnu, Paduapuram P.O
Pin 683 582
Phone 0484 2451522 , 09562527217
Email olphupsedakkunnu@gmail.com
Description 

I General Informations

After establishing Edakkunnu Parish Church late Msgr. Kuriakose Chiramel built a temporary building for the education of parishioners (11-11-1944) on advice of Mar . Augustine Kandathil (Bishop of Ernakulam). The first chaplain of the convent was Msgr. Kuriakose Chiramel The permanent convent was established in 1951 and was dedicated to OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP In 6-6-1955 a UP School was started under this management after a few years lower primary classess also began. 
Rev. Sr. Mary Penitentia CMC was the first headmistress of the school. Long years she served as the headmistress of the school and died on 27-5-1976. In 27-2-1961 Mar Joseph Parecattil blessed the new chapel of the convent.  Sr.Lgy Therese is the present local suprior.Now 11 members here.