AHMEDABAD : Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan head of Ahmedabad Diocese, is presently visiting the St Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary (STOTS) in Nagpur where he is engaged in taking classes for the seminarians till August 5.It may be recalled that Dr Mar Yulios had served as lecturer and professor of religion and philosophy at Orthodox Theological Seminary Kottayam and Nagpur from 1994.
Mar Yulios was also the bursar of St Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary, Nagpur before his consecration.
The visit follows the Metropolitan’s recent attendance at the meeting of the Governing Board of St Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary which met at the Seminary Campus under the leadership of HG Geevarghese Mar Coorilose (Working President of STOTS).
Last week, Dr Mar Yulios had completed a three-day pastoral visit to Madhya Pradesh Region which falls under his Ahmedabad diocese.
The Metropolitan visited the St Mary’s Orthodox Syrian church in Indore and Dewas and also the nearby congregations.
He met with the church committee members and all other units the namely MGOCSM, MGOCYM, Martha Maria Samajam and others.
After August 6, Dr Mar Yulios will leave again for Kerala where he will attend the customary meeting of the Holy Synod from August 8-12 at Devalokam, Kottayam.
Metropolitan returns to his Headquarters in Naroda, Ahmedabad by August 13.