The Chennai – Bangalore Diocese one among the thirteen dioceses of the Mar thoma Syrian Church of Malabar, also known as the Missionary diocese is spread over the four states of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andra Pradesh and Telangana as well as the Union Territories of Andaman and Nicobar Island, Pondicherry. It also includes Kuwait St. James MTC and Kuwait St Thomas MTC of the Arabian Gulf. Our Diocese id divided into ten Centres and has seventy four parishes, sixty eight Congregation, fifty four Chapels and forty five mission centres. The mission fields constitute half of the Parishes in the diocese.
Rt. Rev. Dr. Mathews Mar Makarios Episcopa
The Madras-Calcutta Diocesan Charitable Trust has been formed as a Social Service agency of the Chennai- Bangalore Diocese. The trust deed was executed on 10th April 2003 and was registered as a Public Charitable Trust U/S 12AA of the Income Tax Act.3. The activities of the Trust went ahead during the year and rendered useful service to the poor and the needy.