KOTTAYAM: Catholicos and Malankara Metropolitan Baselios Marthoma Paulose II appointed Fr. Thomas P. Zachariah of Kottayam Diocese as his Principal Secretary.
He belongs to the Puthuppalli Nilackal Orthodox Church and at present is serving Sleeba Orthodox Church, Pathamuttam as vicar. He is also a research scholar as well. Wife: Jyothi Mathew, son: Jeevan Zachariah
Fr. M.K. Kurian is appointed by the Catholicos and Malankara Metropolitan as the Catholicate Palace Manager and Chaplain. He had been the Diocesan Secretary of Madras Diocese as well as the Metropolitan’s office Manager. Fr. Kurian, a celibate priest, is a well learned person with Masters Degree in Theology as well.
Both have assumed charges the other day.