St Gabriel Orthodox Church, Nallila is one of the ancient parishes of Kollam diocese of Malankara Orthodox Church, led by H.H Moran Mar Baselios Marthoma Didymus I from the Apostolic throne of St. Thomas. The church is situated at Nallila in Nedumpana panchayath, 18 kms East of Kollam in Kerala, a South Indian state. St. George, who fought valiantly and entered martyrdom for upholding true faith of the church, and St Gabriel are the patron saints of the parish.
The parish has a membership of about 350 families, to date. Holy Qurbana is celebrated every Sundays and other important days, and other services are conducted accordingly. The spiritual backbone of the church is strengthened by various organizations including Sunday school, Youth Movement, Balasamajam, Marthamariyam samajam and seven prayer meetings. St Gabriel charity fund is active for helping the poor and needy. The important ceremonies celebrated by the parish are the ‘perunnal’ of St Gabriel and ‘Perunnal’ of St George. Thousands of people, regardless of caste and creed, celebrate these ceremonies and receive blessings every year. Parish managing committee constitutes a president, secretary, trustee, 10 committee members who administers the parish. Rev Fr. Y . THOMAS is serving as the vicar of the parish presently.