KOTTAYAM: One of the prominent priests of Malankara Church and Vicar of St. Gregorios Orthodox Church, Kumaramkodu of the Diocese of Kottayam, Chor-Episcopos Abraham Mangattu passed away.
Funeral services will be at St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Vellukkutta at 3.30 pm and Metropolitan Geevarghese Mar Ivanios will lead services.
Chor-Episcopos Abraham Mangattu is survived by wife Lizykutty, Vadakkeveettil, Mavelikkara, Liju Susan, Lizu Elizabeth, and Abraham Littu Ipe (Kuwait). Fr. Saji Thomas, Palathinkal, Kumbalampoika and Jinu, Kayyalackal, Anandappalli are his sons in law.
Chor-Episcopos Abraham Mangattu served various parishes in Bombay, Calcutta and Kottayam Dioceses and parishes in Gulf as well.
He had also served as Diocesan Secretary of Calcutta Diocese, Vice-president of Ecumenical movement, Puthuppalli, and as Patron of Mangattu Family Conference.