CMC is founded mainly for the Christian formation of people especially of women and children. Through this apostolate we lead the people of God to the meaning of the gift of faith received through baptism and to the infinite riches of the mystery of salvation of Christ enabling them to worship God the Father in spirit and truth. To enthrone Jesus in the heart of everyone is the core of it. We are to enlighten the laity in their apostolic responsibility and help them to carry it out with genuine zeal and love for Christ, so that Christian transformation of the whole world may be achieved through them. Proclamation of the Word of God, Catechism, Parish Apostolate, Family Apostolate are the different channels through which CMC brings out the responsibility of Faith Formation.
From the beginning of the Congregation education has been the chosen field of apostolate. It is considered as a sacred call, a great apostolate through which we participate in the teaching mission of the Church. The ministry aim at pursuit of academic and professional excellence, should be the total formation of the human person as much for her/his own enrichment for the service of the society and the nation in the spirit of Christ. Therefore, through this apostolate CMC eager to impart along with technical and scientific knowledge, the redeeming light of wisdom to meet God the eternal truth. The ministry imbibing the vision of St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara who started schools attached to all the Syrian Churches realising that “without removing ignorance the seed and the seedlings of holy people will not be formed”. The educational institutions are considered as the abode of knowledge, that has to radiate gospel and universal values. As the part of our responsibility to spread the good news of Kingdom of God to all, we impart quality education to all especially to the poor and the marginalised to empower them.
Healing Ministry: Healing Ministry the noblest field for the protection of life imbibes the spirit of the words of Jesus Christ who says “I came that they may have life and have it abundantly” (Jn 10:101). The ministry is specially for the nurturing of life and to safeguard the life. Our sisters in healing ministry shall become the witness to the merciful love of Christ. Understanding the needs of time the healing ministry spread its hands towards alcoholics, drug addicts, who need palliative care etc: Our health care centres are to be the houses of consolation, merciful love and healing. Through this apostolic ministry CMC instil gospel values in the sick to Make their experiences of sickness, sufferings and death redemptive and lead them to the hopeful even in the midst of sufferings.
Ministry of Social Upliftment: St.Kuriakose Elias Chavara is the dominant social reformer of Kerala. He worked hard for the upliftment of the poor and marginalised of the society. The same spirit is followed by CMC through the ministry of Social Upliftment. Through various projects and programmes CMC try to be the good Samaritan in the present society. She lead the people to self-sufficiency, employment and eradicate the poverty. Thus, participate in the development of the nation. The works of Social Upliftment ministry aims to brings out the awakening of a strong sense of social consciousness. CMC always work hand in hand with Nation, Church and the various organisations to build up a New Society where here is no barriers.