St. Jude’s Church, Thavittupalayam

judes-thavittupalaymBrief History : The existing church at Thavittupalayam was constructed in 1980 having St. Jude as the pain memory of the Silver Jubilee of the Diocese of Ootacamund. It was the sub- station to St. Sebastian’s Church, Nagalur till 1993. In 1993 it became the sub- station to St. Michael’s Church, Michaelpalayam. On 27th May 2007, Bishop A. Amalraj made it as an independent parish appointing Fr. Maria Benziger as the first Parish Priest. It has two sub-stations namely Maathur and Aappakudal. This parish has about 120 families.

Address : St. Jude’s Church
Thavittupalayam Post
Via Anthiyur – 638 501
Erode Dt.
Telephone : 04256-262303
Established : 2007
Catholics : 410
Religious : Salacian Missionaries of Mary Immaculate
Medical : Mary Immaculate Dispensary

Sub Stations

Maathur, Aappakudal