St. Mary's Knanaya Catholic Church

Michigan, USA

Contact

3238 Royal Avenue
Berkley Michigan, USA

Services

Sundays : 10:00 A.M.

Weekdays : 7:00 P.M.

Saturdays : 7:00 P.M.

This mission was established on January 3, 2009 with Rev. Fr. Abraham Mutholath as the mission director. Rev. Fr. Mathew Meledath was appointed as the director of this mission on August 15, 2009. The mission purchased a church building on May 27, 2010. Bishop Mar Jacob Angadiath consecrated this church on July 17, 2010.

His Grace Mar Mathew Moolakkattu celebrated the first mass in the church and his Excellency Mar Joseph Pandarasserril delivered the homily during the celebration. Mar Jacob Angadiath canonically elevated the mission as a Parish and appointed Fr. Mathew Meledath as the first vicar / pastor of the newly founded church.

Fr. Philip Ramachanattu was the pastor from May 6, 2013 to February 28, 2018. Fr. Boban Vattampurath served as the pastor of this parish from March 1, 2018 to April 30, 2018. Fr. Jemy Puthusseril is the present pastor from May 1, 2018.

​Parish main feast is celebrated on August 15th in rememberance of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary.