St. Alphonsa SYRO MALABAR CATHOLIC COMMUNITY,Sunderland is the culmination of a dream of many catholic Malayalees who left Kerala search of job opportunities and secure a future for them and their progenies.. As a Christian community we are pilgrim people who concentrate on the future. We are guided by the Word of God revealed in the Holy Bible and by the Apostolic traditions. We work in the Kingdom of God for the Universal salvation of all human mankind irrespective of religions, denominations, rites and cultures.