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Kerala Church rejoices on the release of Fr Tom Uzhunnalil
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KCBC Meeting   

KCBC Meeting on 6th and 7th December 2017 at POC 

KCSL CC Meeting   

KCSL CC Meeting on 9th December 2017 at 10.00am

Care Homes Meeting   

Care Homes Meeting on 9th December 2017 at 9.00am 

CHAI Meeting   

CHAI Meeting on 13th to 15th December 2017 at 9.30am

Witness and Vigilance - Kottayam   

Witness and Vigilance on 16th December 2017 at Kottayam 

KCF Meeting and Election   

KCF Meeting and Election on 17th December 2017 at POC

Witnesses Of Mercy Seminar   

Witnesses of Mercy Seminar on 18th December to 21st December 2017 at POC 

Interreligious Christmas Celebration   

Interreligious Christmas Celebration on 21st December 2017 at POC 


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His excellency Geevarghese Mar Timotheos
His excellency Geevarghese Mar Timotheos
Bishop's House Thiruvalla

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Geevarghese Chundevalel was born on 2 February 1928 in the family of the Malankara Orthodox priest Jacob Chundevalela. Geevargheses family adopted Catholicism when he was in high school. In 1943 he entered the junior seminary of the Archieparchy of Tiruvalla, after which he was sent to the Papal Seminary in Kandy, Sri Lanka for philosophical and theological education. Timotheos was ordained on 24 August 1953. He continued his education in Rome at Gregorian University. In 1967 he was appointed rector of the seminary, where he served for thirteen years. In 1980 became vicar of the Cathedral of Saint John in Tiruvalla. In 1984 Isaac Mar Yoohanon appointed him Bishop of Tiruvalla and made him protochancellor of his diocese. After the death of Isaac Yoohanon in March 1987 was elected administrator of the diocese and offered to the Vatican as a candidate for the episcopal office. On 6 August 1988 after approval of his nomination he was ordained Bishop by Benedict Mar Gregorios. On 29 March 2003 the Holy See accepted his retirement to a small village near Tiruvalla.

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