About Us


KCYL is the official youth Organisation of Arch-Eparchy of Kottayam. It is formally inaugurated in the diocese on 1969 by the late Bishop Mar Thomas Tharayil.

Melbourne Knanaya Catholic Youth League (MKCYL)

MKCYL is the youth organisation of St. Mary’s Knanaya Catholic Mission. Melbourne KCYL was formally inaugurated on 8/11/2015 by Mar Bosco Puthur, the bishop of the eparchy of St. Thomas Melbourne at St. Peter’s church, Clayton. And appointed Fr. Thomas Kumbuckal as its first chaplain and Fr. Chaplain appointed Soji Alan and Anoob Joseph as directors of KCYL. The members elected Joel Joseph &Denzil Dominic as its first president and secretary respectively.

Important Activities

Conducting seminars, retreats, speeches and prayer meetings for the youth of the mission.
Financial Assistance to the Poor and Needy.
Assisting and supporting all mission activities.
Take initiation for Xmas Carol.
Conducting camp, tours and pilgrimages for the youth.
Arranging cultural programmes and regular meetings for the youth.