Blessed Augustine Thevarparampil

[Blessed Augustine Thevarparampil]
Also known as

  • Kunjachan
  • Good Shepherd of the Dalits

Memorial

Profile

Priest in the eparchy of Palai, India, ordained on 17 December 1921. Worked the the “untouchable” caste in India, bringing them to the faith, and giving them some basic education to improve their lot in this world.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to the canonization of Blessed Augustine, contact
       Fra Giovangiuseppe Califano, OFM
       Vice-Postulator
       Saint Augustine’s Forane Church
       Ramapuram Bazaar P.O.
       686 576 Kerala, INDIA

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Augustine Thevarparampil”. Saints.SQPN.com. 31 March 2012. Web. 21 August 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/blessed-augustine-thevarparampil/>