TEXAS: Dn. Teji Abraham son of Thomas K. Abraham and Sosamma, will be ordained to Priesthood (Kasheesho) on Saturday, September 28, 2012 at his home parish St. Mary’s Orthodox Church, Carrollton, Texas.
The Diocesan Metropolitan, Alexios Mar Eusebius, will be the chief celebrant at the ceremony. Morning Prayer will begin at 7:30 AM followed by Holy Qurbana and the Service of Ordination.
Dn. Teji Abraham graduated in May 2012 from St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Seminary in Yonkers, New York. After graduating with a degree in Mathematics from the University of Texas at Austin, worked as a teacher in high school in Plano, Texas. Deacon Teji is married to Linju Abraham.
Dn Teji is currently appointed as the Director of Curriculum Development for Sunday Schools of the Outside India Region of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church. He has served the MGOCSM in many ways, including Dallas Area MGOCSM Coordinator and MGOCSM Missions Committee for all the missions trips from 2008. He also served as the Treasurer of MGOCSM of North America for 2011-2012.