CLERGY HONOURED IN MALANKARA ARCHDIOCESE
- Clergy Honoured in Malankara Archdiocese
NewJersey: A large group of Venerable Corepiscopos and Respected priests were honoured in Malankara Archdiocese in USA at a special ceremony held in connection with the Silver Jubilee Celebrations conducted at NewJersey. Priests that have completed twenty five years of service in priestshood were awarded a Momento of Appreciation by His Eminence Archbishop Mor Titus Yeldho Metropolitan, the diocesan bishop and Patriarchal Vicar of the Malankara Archdiocese of the Syrian Orthodox Church in North America.
" The dedication and sacrifice of our priests contributed to the formation of parishes all around USA and Canada. The blessed memory of Late lamented Archbishop Mor Athanasius Yeshu Samuel, the services of H.G.Dr.Youhanon Mor Philoxinos Metropolitan and Late V.Rev.Dr.George Kocheril Corepiscopo will be honored forever for their leadership and guidence to the formation of Malankara Archdiocese. " said Archbishop Mor Titus Yeldho during the presidential address at the ceremony. Archbishop acknowledged the selfless service of V.Rev.Abraham.O.Kadavil Corepiscopo who served Malankara Archdiocese as the Clergy Secretary for past six years and other official positions since the first family conference held in 1985.
V.Rev. Varkey Mundackal Corepiscopo( Newyork),
V.Rev.David Cheruthottil Corepiscopo( NewJersey),
V.Rev.Eapen Ezhamalil Corepiscopo(Newyork),
V.Rev.Dr.Thomas Itty Corepiscopo(Houston),
V.Rev.Kuriakose Abraham Karukayil Corepiscopo(Newyork),
V.Rev.Bobby Joseph Corepiscopo(Georgia),
V.Rev.Geevarghese Puthoorkudilil Corepiscopo(NewJersey),
V.Rev.Issac Paily Corepiscopo(Newyork),
V.Rev.Jose Thomas Corepiscopo(canada),
V.Rev.Skaria Thelappallil Corepiscopo(Chicago),
Rev.Fr.Varghese Marunninal (NY),
Rev.Fr.Geevarghese Thomas Chattathil(Newyork)
are the twenty five clergies received special token of appreciation for their sincere service rendered to the Holy Church and to Malankara Archdiocese.
Rev.Dr.Varghese Manikat, the archdiocesan secretary delivered a welcome speech and Mr.Abraham Mathew( archdiocesan treasurer) vote of thanks at the meeting. More than 2000 faithfuls attended the event.