REV. FR. C.G. THOMAS, BA, BD, GST
Home Parish: St.Mary's, Cathedral Orthodox Church, Mavelikara
FEB.13, 1952 at Mavelikara
Wife: Rubymol Thomas
Children: Rebecca, George
Rev. Fr. CG Thomas comes from an ancient family of priests (Poovathur
family at Chengannoor). Late Mar Thoma Dionysius Metropolitan,
Pathanapuram and Rev. Fr.CM. Issac were his father:'s brothers.
Achen was born on Febr 13, 1952, in the Callumpurathu Poovathur family
at Mavelikara. His parents are Mr. CM. George (late) and Mrs. Accamma
George. He has one sister Elizabeth Varghese and three brothers, Prof.
George Mathew, Mr. George Kuruvilla and Prof. e.G. Issac.
He was ordained as a Deacon by His Holiness Baselios Marthoma Mathews
II, in 1984 at Parumala Seminary.
He is married to Rubymole, Kochuveedu, Kizhakketheruv, Kottarakara.
His Grace Thomas Mar Timotheos Metropolitan, Designate Catholicos
ordained him as a Priest at Mount Tabor Dayara, in the presence of His
Grace Zachariah Mar Dionysius Metropolitan (late) on June 1I, 1988.
Since 1984 to 89. He was an assistant Chaplain of Mar Elia Chapel and
M.G.D.M. Hospital, Devagiri. Kangazha. Kottayam.
After his service at Kangazha. His Grace Geevarghese Mar Ivanios.
Metropolitan of Kottayam Diocese appointed him as Vicar of st. Thomas
Orthodox Church, South Pampady, Kottayam (3 yrs) and His Grace
Thomas Mar Athanasios. Metropolitan of Chenganoor Diocese, appointed
him as Vicar of st. Gregorios Orthodox Church Kuttamperoor, Mannar.
Heearned BA degree from Kerala University, Trivandrum. Then he studied
at Orthodox Theological Seminary at Kottayam and got BD (Bachelor of
Fr. thomas came to USA in September 1996. American Diocesan
Metropolitan His Grace Mathews Mar Barnabas appointed him as Vicar
ofSt. George Malankara Orthodox Church, Dallas, in 1996. A new church
building for the parish in the new location where 2.25 acre of land at
Irving, was purchased under his leadership.