St. Mary’s Cathedral Church is located at Convent Road Melapudur, Trichy.
The church is dedicated to St. Mary who is famously known as “Mother of Good Health”, a literal translation of which means “Arogya Maatha”.
This is one of the oldest churches in India and was the “Mother Church”. It has been in existence for the past 170 years and was built by Jesuit missionary Fr.Louis Carnier.
Holy Mass is held on Sundays between 5.00 a.m and 6.30 a.m, 8.30 p.m and 6.00 p.m, and on Weekdays, it happens between 6.00 a.m and 6.00 p.m. Charismatic Healing Service is provided on Tuesdays from 6.00 to 8.30 p.m.
The church is kept open from 5.00 a.m to 12.00 noon and 4.00 to 8.00 p.m every day for people to make a general visit.