Rev Fr Varghese Thomas appointed new Vicar of Sohar St George Orthodox Church
SOHAR, Sultanate of Oman ~ Rev Fr Varghese Thomas will be the new Vicar of Sohar St George Orthodox Church in the Sultanate of Oman. (http://www.stgeorgeorthodoxchurchsohar.com/)
In a Kalpana No 27/13 dated March 1, 2013, Diocese Metropolitan HG Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios has appointed Fr Varghese as the Vicar with effect from June 1, 2013 after being relieved of duties as Vicar of Mar Gregorios Orthodox Valiyapally, Baroda with effect from May 31, 2013. Dr Mar Yulios has appreciated the sincere services as Vicar at Baroda Valiapally.
Earlier, Fr Varghese was received upon arrival at Muscat International Airport by Fr Binu John Thomas, Associate Vicar, Muscat Mar Gregorios Maha Edavaka, office bearers and members of the parishes from Sohar and Muscat.
Fr C S Mathews, former Vicar of Sohar Church, has moved to Rajasthan as the new Vicar of St Mary's Orthodox Church, Bhilwara.