Dear People of God,
Glory to God in the highest! Amen!
Welcome to the website of St. Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Diocese of Chicago.
This is the first and the only Syro-Malabar Diocese outside India ...
St. Thomas Diocese
His Holiness Pope John Paul II established St. Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Diocese of Chicago on March 13, 2001. Mar Jacob Angadiath was appointed as its first bishop and his Episcopal Ordination was held in Chicago, together with the inauguration of the diocese, on July 1, 2001
Syro-Malabar Catholic Church
The Syro-Malabar Church is the second largest Church among the Eastern Catholic Churches. St. Thomas the Apostle founded the Syro-Malabar Church, also called the Church of St. Thomas ...