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.

(I yr)

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.

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