Contact Us

Diocesan Metropolitan:

H.G. Dr. Mathews Mar Thimothios

Tel: +44 754 181 4466 / +91 9447 718511

Diocesan Center:

UK Office:

Malankara House, 35 Hennman Clse, Swindon, SN254ZW, UK.

Tel: +44 179 3297 591 

Email: office@indianorthodoxuk.org

India Office:

Menorah Orthodox Center, Venmony P.O., Chengannur, Kerala, India - 689509.

Tel: +91 479 2351722

Diocesan Secretary:

Fr. Happy Jacob

Tel: +44 7863562907

Email: happyjacob2004@gmail.com

Diocesan Regional Secretary - Ireland Region:

Fr. George Thankachen

Tel: +353 870 893450

Email: frgeorget@gmail.com

 

Diocese of UK-Europe and Africa - Administration

DIOCESAN COUNCIL

As is the regulations laid out in the Church Constitution, every Diocese of the Malankara (Indian) Orthodox Syrian Church has a Diocesan Council presided by the Diocesan Metropolitan.

The Diocesan Council consists of two priests and proportionately representative laymen who are elected by the Diocesan Assembly, along with the Diocesan Secretary. The term of their office is five years. The Diocesan Secretary, who also functions as the secretary of the Diocesan Assembly, is also the secretary to the Diocesan Council. The Diocesan Metropolitan convenes the Council and presides over the council meeting.

The current Diocesan Council has been elected for the 2017-2022 term at the Annual General Body meeting held at Oxford in UK on April 29th, 2017. The following members were elected to the Diocesan Council: 

1

H.G. Dr. Mathews Mar Thimothios

Diocesan Metropolitan

2

Rev.Fr. Happy Jacob

Diocesan Secretary

3

Rev. Fr. Varghese Mathew

Ex-Officio

4

Rev. Fr. Mathews Kuriakose

UK Region

5

Rev. Fr. George Thankachan

Ireland Region

6

Mr. Mathew Philip

Europe Region

7

Mr. Alex P Abraham

Ireland Region

8

Mr. Jacob John Poovathur

Africa Region

9

Mr. Plakkal Josekutty Jocab

UK North Region

10

Mr. George Mathew

UK Central Region

11

Mr. Soji T. Mathew

UK South Region

12

Mr. P M Raju

UK Region (nominated)

13

Mr. Jacob P George

UK Region (nominated)

14

Dr. SHaji P. Chacko

Ireland Region (nominated)

15

Mr.Thomas Koshy

Internal Auditor