Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven
Rt. Rev. Geevarghese Mar Athanasius Episcopa
C I Idiculla and Achiyamma
|Born on||1944, April 26|
|Ordained as Deacon||1969, May 3|
|Ordained as Kassissa||1969, June 14|
|Ordained as Ramban||1989, November 4|
|Consecrated as Episcopa||1989, December 9|
After graduation from Mar Thoma College, Tiruvalla, he went for Theological training at the Leonard Theological College, Jabalpur. He was ordained as ‘Kasseesa’ in 1969 and subsequently served as Vicar of many Parishes including Mumbai, Kottayam and Madras. From 1975 to ’76 he was at Toronto, Canada for higher theological training. On December 9, 1989 he was consecrated as Bishop. At present, He is in charge of Ranni Nilackel Diocese. Mar Athanasius served as Vice President of the Governing Board of Leonard Theological College and as President of the National Missionary Society. He was instrumental in the completion of the Diocesan headquarters at Delhi.
Rt.Rev. Geevarghese Mar Athanasius
Ranni – Nilackel Diocese
T.M.A.M. Mar Thoma Centre
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