"If you want to change the world, Go home and love your family"- Mother Teresa



Latin Diocese of Trivandrum was established by His Holiness Pope Pius XI on July 1, 1937 through the Bull ‘In Ora Malabarica.’ , is now raised to status of an Archdiocese and functions through different ministries. They are Pastoral Ministry, Education Ministry, Youth Ministry, Lay Ministry, Fisheries Ministry, Social Action Ministry and Family Ministry.
The family is the first and essential cell of Human society. A family is the seed bed and the backbone of any society. The ministry of the Family Apostolate is a well organized ministry of the Archdiocese of Trivandrum. Realizing the importance and need based urgency , the ministry of Family Apostolate has been given an individual autonomy from the Pastoral Ministry with an intention to concentrate on the over all wellbeing of the families in the Archdiocese.


— Marriage preparation course (MPC)

Marriage preparation course is conducted by Ministry of Family Apostolate of Latin Archdiocese of Trivandrum twice a month at Jubilee Memorial Animation Center, Vellayambalam.

— Rc Matrimony

A unique martimonial portal RC Matrimonial exclusively for Latin Catholics in Kerala to find ideal life patner. This initiative of Ministry of Family Apostolate is a very cost effective way to search for a life partner. 

— Family counselling

Ministry of Family Apostolate of Latin Archdiocese of Trivandrum provides family counselling to all families who are in need to support to lead and happy and fruitful marriage life.

— Counselling courses

Counsellig courses are conducted under the initiative of Ministry of Family Apostolate. All who are interested to participate can register in advance at the Ministry office.

— Karunamayan

The integral development of families where in no one is left alone. The ministry of Family Apostolate of Trivandrum Latin Archdiocese focuses the marginalized, disabled and up-lifting them by giving care and acceptance.

— Prolife Programme

Prolife movement is a ministry within the Family Apostolate to promote and protect human life with dignity. There are various programmes , seminars and discussions conducted to promote this cause.

RC Martrimonial

Matrimonial Portal for Catholics.

Kerala Regional Latin Catholic Council (KRLCC)