Kottackupuram is blessed by the esteemed presence of St.Mathew and St.Jude the two apostles of Jesus. Blessings are showered through these saints to the parishioners and those who come to our parish. A website is being opened to share everything in this parish with you. At this same time you can also share your opinions prayers and blessings received through this site. The golden jubilee celebration of St.Mathew’s church was celebrated in 2010.Now it is the time to celebrate the golden jubilee of St.Jude shrine. St.Jude is a patron of impossible things. That is true a lot of impossible things are made possible through his blessings and prayers. It is a great pleasure for me serves in this parish at this time. The golden jubilee of this reputed shrine is going to be celebrated from October 2016 to October 2017.
St.Jude Shrine is one of the well known chapels of St.Mathew's church kottackapuram,Kottayam for the past 50 years. This parish belongs to Athirampuzha Forane under the ARCHDIOCESE of CHANGANACHERRY. This shirne was named after St.Jude the pation saint of hope and impossible causes and he welcomes our prayers of gratitude to god,our petitions for strength and help and offers hope for every intention.The shrine,as we see today,was the result of dedicated and intense hardwork of our beloved,parishner and priest,late Rev.Fr.Mathew Karivelil.It is evident that this shrine lights up the hopless mind of the pilgrims who seeks blessings from the saint.