The Servant of God.
Fr. John Peter was born to Savarinayagam and Thomaiammal on May 29, 1941 at Thiruppanthuruthy, Thanjavur district. He was a native of Michealpatti a Catholic village. He had his primary education at Michealpatti and his high school at Thirukattupalli. He joined the Capuchins, Coimbatore in 1959. He was given a religious name Roland. He was ordained a priest on December 11, 1969 at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Madurai.
Fr John Peter SavarinayagamHe was declared as Servant of God and the diocesan cause for his beatification and canonization was opened on December 3, 2019 at Amalashram, Trichy by Most. Rev. F. Antonisamy, bishop of Kumbakonam.
Requesting the Bishop of Kumbakonam to open the cause of Fr. John Peter OFM Cap.
The petition of Capuchin General Postulator to the Bishop of Kumbakonam to initiate the cause
TN Bishops' Nihil Obstat
The No Objection of TN Bishops for the cause of Fr. John Peter
The Bishop of Kumbakonam requests the Vatican to obtain Nihil Obstat for the process of Beatification & Canonization
Nihil Abstat of Vatican
The No Objection of Rome for the process of Beatification and Canonization
The Appointment of Vice-Postulator Fr. A. Thainis, OFMCap., for the process of Beatification and Canonization