St.Xaviers Forane Church, Karukutty
Archdiocese of Ernakulam, Angamaly
Ernakulam Dst, Pin : 683 576
Tel.: 0484 2612327
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Parish Council

The Parish Council is a consultative body which often proposes projects and actions and help the Parish Priest to make decisions regarding spiritual requirements, social programs, financial projects for the parish and the people of God. This body approves the budget and accounts. They consist of elected members from among Family Units/wards in the parish; ex-officio members, and members nominated by the Vicar. The council members are legally appointed by the Archbishop of Ernakulam-Angamaly, and assume charge by swearing in ceremony during Sunday Mass. At present there are 42 members in the Council. About one third of them are women. They officially meet every second Sunday of the month. It approves the minutes of the previous meeting, look into the accounts of the church and approve monthly statement of account. Yearly accounts also will be checked and approved along with budget for the following year.