Inspired by the Holy Spirit, Anointing Fire Catholic Ministry (AFCM) is a catholic charismatic missionary movement founded by rev. Fr. Xavier khan vattayil for the world evangelization. He is a member of the Diocese of Palghat in India and the founder and director of anointing fire catholic ministries for world evangelization.
His Excellency Mar Jacob Manathodath of the Diocese of Palghat, India is the Patron of Anointing Fire Catholic Ministries worldwide. The local bishop of the area becomes the patron of the ministry once it is a registered charity under his diocese. AFCM Members conduct retreats and conferences for priests, religious and lay people. All the teachings are based on the Catholic Teaching and the Holy Bible.
AFCM Ministries basically derived from the Sehion Ministries (www.sehion.org) in India. AFCM has different ministries such as conducting parish retreats and conferences, formation programmes, seminars, youth ministries, media ministries etc for the Catholic children, youth and adults in English and Malayalam languages. AFCM members are voluntarily serving the church for the purpose of evangelization. Today, it ministers to millions of audience through various ministries and media.