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MST - St. Paul Region

In 1968 when MST was founded it was entrusted with a mission region comprising of three districts in MP. They were Ujjain, Shajapur, and Rajgarh. Later it was raised to a diocese . MST priests worked in the Diocese and developed most of the mission stations for the diocese. In 2008 region of MST was extended to all the Syro-malabar dioceses of North India. and started to own its own institutions.



MST - (Missionary Society of St. Thomas the Apostle)

The Missionary Society of St Thomas the Apostle (MST) is a missionary venture of the Syro-Malabar Church. The main thrust of the MST is to foster and promote missionary activities of the Church.Forty five years down the road, the Society has come a long way in the missionary activities in India and abroad. Today MST has 322 priest members witnessing the Gospel in eleven different countries in five continents. The Society has over 100 candidates under five stages of formation in its own centers of formation manned by well qualified and experienced teams of formators.

MST is a Society of Apostolic Life with an exclusively missionary charism, whose sole goal is to spread the Kingdom of God through witness and apostolic involvement. Drawin


St. Thomas, the Apostle of India, is the patron of the Missionary Society: "The Missionary Society of St Thomas the Apostle (MST) is named after 


The founder of MST is the missionary and visionary Bp Sebastian Vayalil, the former Bishop of Palai. MST was born on February 22, 1968 as an organized We, sons of St ..

Our Mission

Drawing inspiration from the apostolic experience of St Thomas 'My Lord and My God

Our Vision

St Thomas, the apostle, with the vision, mission and message of Jesus Christ

regional administration

Director General
Very Rev. Fr Antony Perumanoor
Regional Director
Rev. Fr Vincent Kadalikkattilputhenpura
Rev. Fr Thomas Chenganariparampil
(1st Councillor)
Rev. Fr George Pottananickal
(2nd Councillor and Treasurer)