The Central and Regional Committees of MGJSM - Minutes of Meeting
- The Central and Regional Committees of MGJSM held at Patriarchal
Centre, Puthencruz on 5th June 2010.
H.G. Dr. Kuriakose Mor Theophilose (President MGJSM), presided the meeting. Rev. Fr. Bobby John, (Secretary MGJSM), Rev. Fr. George Vayaliparambil, Rev. Dn. Thomas K Poothicote and around 15 members from central and regional committees attended the meeting.
Minutes of Meeting
The meeting started with prayer and observed 1 minute silent prayer by remembering the departed Sual of Rev. Fr. Cherian Kottayil former Vice President of MGJSM Kottyam Zone and Mr. Paul, Father of Rev. Dn. Shibu Paul, Central Committee Member of MGJSM.
2. Report of activities of MGJSM Central Committee from June 2009 to date was presented by Rev. Fr. Bobby John and report of activities of MGJSM Southern Zone was presented by Rev. Dn. Thomas K Poothicote.
3. In his Presidential Address H.G. Dr. Kuriakose Mor Theophilose, praised the activities of MGJSM and informed the decision of Holy Synod to promote the good initiatives of MGJSM further. He also
commented the good works of South Zone and Kothamagalam regions. H.G also declared that henceforth, Rev. Fr. Bobby John will continue as the Vice President of MGJSM and Rev. Fr. George Vayaliparambil will function as the General Secretary.
a. It was decided to request the Holy Synod to declare one Sunday every year as “MGJSM Sunday” and in line with the practice of “Sunday School Sunday” and “Youth Sunday”, instruct all the Jacobite Syrian Churches to forward the Sunday’s collection to MGJSM to support its
b. To commemorate the occasion of Sacerdotal Golden Jubilee of Saint Paulose Mor Athanasius Valiya Thirumeni, the founder of MGJSM, it was decided to plant a sapling at every educational institution where members of MGJSM studies on August 13th 2010.
c. The organisation structure of MGJSM Administration was defined as following:-
Central committee will have Three Zonal Committees viz., Southern,
Central, and Northern. Each of the Zonal Committees will have Regional Committees under them. Unit Committees under the Regional Committees will complete the last layer.
d. Decided to organise a 3 day Camp for the students preparing to study abroad, providing Career Counselling & Spiritual Direction at Mor Gregorios Centre, Thoothootty, Kottay
Dn Thomas K Poothicote
Fr Bobby Tharayanil +91 944 784 6239
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Dn. Thomas K Poothicote +91 984 754 7832