Rev. Dn. George Mathew, Jr. to be ordained to the Holy Priesthood

Rev. Dn. George Mathew, Jr. lovingly known as 'Benny Semmasen', will be ordained to the Holy Priesthood on Saturday, February 20, 2010 at St. Mary's Bethlehem Orthodox Church, Thottakadu.   

Deacon George has tirelessly served as the OVBS Director for the American Diocese, and has been insturmental in the various ministries of the Baltimore/Washington D. C./Virginia Area.

Deacon George, member of St. Thomas Indian Orthodox Church of Greater Washington D. C., graduated from St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary, South Canaan, Pennsylvania in May 2009

His Grace Zachariah Mar Nicholvos, Assistant Metropolitan of the Northeast American Diocese will be conducting the Holy Ordination in the presence of Their Graces, Metropolitans Geevarghese Mar Ivanios (Kottayam Diocese) and Thomas Mar Athanasius (Chengannur Diocese).

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