Rev. Dn. Paul Cherian ordained to the Holy Priesthood

Rev. Fr. Paul Alummoottil Cherian, was ordained to the Holy Priesthood on Sunday, March 14, 2010 at his home parish, St. Mary’s Orthodox Church of India, Bronx, New York. The ordination services were be led by Their Graces, Mathews Mar Barnabas, Diocesan Metropolitan, and Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Assistant Metropolitan, assisted by priests, deacons and seminarians of the American Dioceses.

Father Paul, a graduate of St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary, Yonkers, New York, has rendered his dedicated service and leadership in various capacities of the Diocese and Chruch such as, MGOCSM General Secretary, MGOCSM Missions Coordinator, coordinator for the MGOCSM of the Bronx/Westchester area, and youth delegate, representing the Malankara Church at the World Council of Churches.

May God grant His choicest blessings upon the newly ordained priest and his family, and may the Holy Spirit lead him in the ministry God has entrusted him.

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