Kollam Priory has been raised to the status of Quasi Canonry effective from 01-01-2014.

Kollam Priory has been raised to the status of Quasi Canonry effective from 01-01-2014. From now on, it will be called as "Quasi Canonry of Kollam". 

QUASI CANONRY OF KOLLAM (QCK)

After completing the due process and Canonical requirements as per the Constitution 133 & 287, the Kollam Dependent Priory is elevated to the status of Quasi Canonry by his reverence Abbot General Thomas Handgratinger, O.Praem with the consent of the Order’s Definitors on 01-01-2014. From now on, the Kollam Priory will be known as the “Quasi Canonry of Kollam”. The Quasi Canonry will now enjoy nearly all powers and will have its own Novitiate and other Formation programs. 

It was officially declared as Quasi Canonry by Abbot Benzes Thomas, O.Praem on 14th February 2014 at Ayathil in the presence of many Priests, religious and faithful. As per the constitutional norm the following Confreres were appointed, elected and nominated to their respective offices in the House Chapter of the Quasi Canonry of Kollam.

Fr. Benny Jacob Panackal, O.Praem
Superior Delegate (Appointed)
Fr. Joshy Augustine, O.Praem
Council Member (Elected)
Fr. Jaison John Chatholil, O.Praem
Council Member (Nominated)

We wish them all success and pray for their growth.