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Melbourne Knanaya Catholic Congress (MKCC)

Melbourne Knanaya Catholic Congress is the lay organisation of St. Mary’s Knanaya Catholic Mission, Melbourne. Itwas 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 it was the first ever Knanaya Catholic organisation in Melbourne.

Melbourne Knanaya Catholic Congress and its members played a major role in the growth of St. Mary’s Knanaya Catholic Mission, Melbourne, especially in its early stage when some people took all unnecessary measures to nip the mission in the bud. With the strong leadership of its first president SajimonIlliparampil and secretary Joe Muriyanmyalil together with its members and parish council, mission able to overcome all its childhood difficulties with ease. In nutshell, Melbourne KnanayaCatholic Congress (MKCC) is the backbone of St.Mary’sKnanaya Catholic Mission.