The St. George Orthodox Church, Chengaroor often called as Chengaroor Pally is the first church which stone was laid by St. Gregorios of Parumala (Parumala Thirumeni) because of this people calling this church as first daughter of Mar Gregorios.. The Church’s social, charity and religious activities make the church famous. This gracefulness stage has been keeping by the way of commitment, believe and social responsibility. At present 680 families are registered under this church and functioning 14 prayer groups, 7 Sunday Schools, 4 youth leagues etc. His Grace Dr Zacharias Mar Theophilos, 14 priests and one nun are the fragrant of our church.
Rev.Fr. Varughese Chacko Vanchipalam is leading the church as Vicar and Adv. V.A. Joseph, Vazhayil and Mr. Rajan Abraham, Puthiyaveettil is holding the place of trustee and secretary respectively. This church is the one of the biggest and oldest one under Niranam Dioscese and fully working under the Malankara Metropolitan and Catholicose of the East. The church has completed its glorious 134 years holding the history of beautiful place Chengaroor and the church is placed on the hill area near to Panayampala Stream and paddy fields which was serving as the pally source for the place. The church is accessible via Thiruvalla – Mallappally main road.
Our church leads the light not only for orthodox community but also for the whole place including devotees from various communities and religions. The Feast of St. George is the main attraction of church and this feast is considered to be an important function for the place where all communities and religions participate in the Perunnal Rasa and other programs and make it blessed. Our Church do celebrate feast of St. Gregorious also. The procession conducted by church to Puramala is one of the oldest processions conducted in the Mallappally area.