MST is of Major Archiepiscopal Right and juridically falls under the classification “Societies of Apostolic life” (CCEO 572). It is subjected to the Major Archiepiscopal authority and is governed by the particular law of the Syro-Malabar Church and the Constitutions and Directives of MST.

Mar George Cardinal Alencherry
Major Arch Bishop


The Missionary Society is governed by the General Assembly and administered by the Director General assisted by the General Council in accordance with the Constitutions and Directives of MST.

Rev Fr Kurian Ammanathukunnel
Director General


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Rev Fr Jose Palakeel
(Vice Director)

Rev Fr Joseph Aryankalayil
(Secretary General)

Rev Fr Thomas Chenganariparampil
(3rd Councillor)

Rev Fr George Koorumullumpurayidom
(4th Councillor)

Rev Fr Kuriakose Kunnel
Treasurer General

Administration in the regions is done by the Regional Directors assisted by the Regional Council


Director General Rev Fr Kurian Ammanathukunnel
Vice Director General Rev Fr Jose Palakeel
2nd Councillor Rev Fr Joseph Aryankalayil
3rd Councillor Rev Fr Thomas Chenganariparampil
4th Councillor Rev Fr George Koorumullumpuraidom
Treasurer General Rev Fr Kurakose kunnel


St Paul Region
Regional Director Rev Fr Jose Kondoor
1st Councillor Rev Fr Philip Karickamukalel
2nd Councillor and treasurer Rev Fr Antony Munjanatt
St Thomas Region
Regional Director Rev Fr Francis Kureeckal
1st Councillor Rev Fr George Aikarakunnel
2nd Councillor and Treasurer Rev Fr Joseph Koottumkal
St Alphonsa Region
Regional Director Rev Fr Joseph Cheriampanatt
1st Councillor Rev Fr Varghese Monoth
2nd Councillor and treasurer Rev Fr Thomas Mampilly

Mary Queen of the Mission Delegation

Delegate Rev Fr Joseph Muthuplackal
Ist Councilor Rev Fr Abraham Chempottickal
2nd Councillor and Procurator Rev Fr Santosh Olappurackal