JEEVAN NAGAR (JAKKAMPUDI )

Patron : St. Benedict
Parish Priest : Rev. Fr. Showraiah Guvvala, OSB
Address : Parish Priest
Catholic Church
Jeevan Nagar, Jakkampudi
Vijayawada – 520 012

Telephone number : 0866-281-22 36 / 281 21 19

Catholics : 2114
Chapels : 06
Prayer huts : 02
Catechists : 03
Substations : 09

Institutions:
Nava Jeevan (Benedictine Fathers)

History:
Jeevan Nagar, Jakkampudi, was bifurcated from the parish of Co-Cathedral and Mylavaram and was canonically erected a parish on 11th July, 1994. It was dedicated to St. Benedict and was entrusted to the Benedictine Fathers at Nava Jeevan Benedictine Monastery, Jakkampudi.

Substations: 09
Amlapuram, Jakkampudi, Nainavaram (1968), Shabada (1951), Kothuru, kotha – Thadepalli (1934), Patha – Thadepalli (1974), Velagaleru (1968), Pamulakaluva.

Former Parish Priests:
Fr. Parambukattil Jose Mathew OSB (Aug 1994 – Aug 1999)
Fr. Thomas Ezhanikatt, OSB (Aug 1999 – Mar 2005)
Fr. Jose Parathottam (Apr 2005 – March 2007)
Fr. Thomas Ezhanikatt, OSB (Mar 2007 –