Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven
|Parents:||Mavelikkara Cherukole Attupurathu A M Issac and Mariamma|
|Born on||1951, December 5|
|Ordained as Deacon||1976, May 29|
|Ordained as Kassissa||1976, June 9|
|Ordained as Ramban||1993, August 31|
|Consecrated as Episcopa||1993, October 2|
Born at Attupurathu House, Mavelikkara, Kerala, had college education at Bishop Moore College, Mavelikkara and Banaras Hindu University and studied theology at Bishops College, Kolkota and Princeton Theological Seminary. Secured Ph.D. from Banaras Hindu University on the topic “Doctrine of grace in Vaishnavism and Christianity”. This helped in initiating inter – religious dialogue in the Indian context with people of other faiths. While being a lecturer at Mar Thoma theological Seminary was elected to be the bishop of Mar Thoma Syrian Church and consecrated in 1993. Now in charge of the Chennai – Bangalore Diocese of the Mar Thoma Church.
Rt. Rev. Dr.Isaac Mar Philoxenos
Chennai – Bangalore Diocese
Mar Thoma Bhavan, No.77, 6th Avenue,
Harrington Road, Chetpet,
Chennai – 600 031.
Tamil Nadu, India.
Ph: +91 9846074191 (M)
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