DIOCESE

Jerusalem Marthoma Church Perumpetty

Rt. Rev. Geevarghese Mar Athanasius Episcopa

 

Parents Nedumpram Chirayilkandathil
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.

Address:

Rt.Rev.   Geevarghese     Mar         Athanasius 
Ranni – Nilackel Diocese
T.M.A.M. Mar Thoma Centre
Mandiram P.O.,Ranny – 689672.
Pathanamthitta    Dist.
Kerala, India.

Ph: +91 4735-227487, 227511 (O), 227760 (P)
Fax:        +91 4735-227511

e-mail:

marathanasius@rediffmail.com
marathanasius@marthoma.in
ranninilackal@marthoma.in