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Welcome to St. Alphonsa Catholic Forane Church,Kankanady


Very Rev.Fr. Sebastian Chelakkappally


About Us

St. Alphonsa Church, Kankanady is the second church dedicated to Saint Alphonsa in the diocese of Belthangadi. The church was built in in the year 1994 to look after the pastoral needs of the Syro Malabar Catholics settled in and around Mangalore.

We are a vibrant and growing community where our parishioners consider each other as members of an extended family and enjoy the warm, loving, and caring fellowship. The primary focus of our church is the faith formation of the parishioners.More..

News & Events

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    Christian Convention
    Annual Christian Convention 2019 for Catechism students from 1st to 10th standard has been scheduled for 22nd November to 24th November 2019. It is necessary that all Catechism student should attend the convention. Nov 22 ,2019 Read More
  • 17
    Rosary October 2019
    The month of October is dedicated to Holy Rosary, St.Alphonsa Forane Church Kankanady, scheduled 10 days Holy Rosary from 17th October 2019 to 26th October 2019.  Oct 17 ,2019 Read More
  • 01
    CML of St. Alphonsa Forane Church, Kankanady, Mangalore, emerged as  overal champions in the Forane level CML competitions held at Katipalla Mary Matha's church on 01.09.2019. Sep 01 ,2019 Read More

Holymass Timings

Sunday : 6:15am, 7:30am, 9:15am, 11:00am, 5:00pm
Monday to Thrusday : Mass 6:30am, 6:00pm
Friday : Mass 6:30am Adoration 5:00pm
Mass & Novena of St.Alphonsa 6:00pm
Saturday : Mass 6:30am, Mass & Novena of Mother Mary 5:30pm

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