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A New Priest to the Diocese of Northeast America

NEW YORK: Dn. Abi Chacko was ordained to the Holy Priesthood on Saturday, March 20, 2010 at his home parish, St. Mary’s Malankara Orthodox Church of West Sayville, New York.

The ordination services were be led by the diocesan Metropolitans Mathews Mar Barnabas, and Zachariah Mar Nicholovos.

Fr.Abi Chacko is the son of Chacko C. Kochukunju and Rachel Chackalayil House, Kadapra, Niranam. Sibyl Thomas Chacko is his wife.

Fr. Abraham is a graduate of St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary, New York and a graduate of the liturgical studies program at Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam.