Hearty Welcome To
Marymatha Major Seminary
Marymatha- A dream child of Trichur Archdiocese established to form good
pastors after His hear (Jeremiah 3 :15) Marymatha fosters a culture of
familial love and cordiality.
Marymatha Major seminary,
with the motto: Pastoral Dabo Vobis [I will give you pastors after my own
heart – Jer. 3:15], came into existence on May 31, 1998 through the decree
[no. 507/98] issued by Mar Jacob Thoomkuzhy, the Metropolitan Archbishop
The seminary envisions
both the philosophical and theological formation, On June 1, 1998
Archbishop Mar Jacob Thoomkuzhy opened the doors of Marymatha Major
Seminary for the first batch and thus marked the beginning of the
philosophy course, The seminary was formally inaugurated by Mar Varkey
Vithayathil, the then Apostolic administrator of the Syro-Malabar Church
onAugust 15, 1998. The beginning of the theology course in June 2002 was
another milestone in the history of Marymatha.
The seminary admits
candidates from the Archdiocese of Trichur as well as from other dioceses
and religious communities. Today the seminary offers a three-year
philosophy programme and a four-year theology programme with adequate
opportunities for pastoral involvement.
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