Abraham D. Mattam, Indian Syro-Malabar Catholic hierarch, Died at 96

Abraham D. Mattam was born on November 21, 1922, and died on April 16, 2019.

He was a bishop of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church.

He was born in Narianganam, India.

Abraham D. Mattam was ordained a priest on March 15, 1950 from the religious order of Vincentian Congregation (Institute of Consecrated Life).

On 29 July 1968, he was appointed Archiepiscopal Exarch of Satna.

Mattam was appointed a bishop to the Syro-Malabar Catholic Diocese of Satna on February 26, 1977.

Then he ordained as the bishop on April 30, 1977.

Abraham D. Mattam retired from the diocese on 18 December 1999.

Abraham D. Mattam passed away at 96 years old.