Rev. Antony Vadakara, CMI

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Fr. Antony, a member of the CMI Congregation was ordained a priest on Dec. 26, 1990 in India. After his ordination, as a religious missionary priest, he worked in Tanzania and Kenya in Africa for 12 Years.  He taught in secondary schools in Tanzania and Kenya for two years. He was a parish priest in Australia for 10 years. Most recently, he served as Parochial Vicar at St. Anthony- St. Alphonsus Church, Brooklyn, New York.  He has a Bachelor of Philosophy, Arts, Theology and Education. He has a Master’s degree in History.  In addition to English, he speaks Malayalam, Hindi, Kiswahili and Kikamba.  Fr. Antony was named pastor of St. Mary Parish in December 2018.