Eparchial Pastoral Council

The Syro-Malankara Catholic Eparchy in the USA and Canada
The first Pastoral Council of the former Exarchate was constituted in 2011

The present Pastoral Council was constituted on January 10, 2015. With the change in episcopate on October 28, 2017, His Excellency the Most Rev. Dr. Philipos Mar Stephanos became the President of the Pastoral Council

The Pastoral Council Members

President

His Excellency the Most Rev. Dr. Philipos Mar Stephanos

Secretary

Mr. John P. Varghese

Ex-officio Members (4)

Rt. Rev. Msgr. Peter Kochery - Syncellus

Very Rev. Fr. Augustine Mangalath – Chancellor & Finance Officer; Pastoral Council Priest Secretary

Mr. Mohan P. Varughese – In Charge of Media Relations

Heads of Apostolates/Pastors (13)

Rev. Dr. Saji G. Mukkoot - Vicar, St. Jude parish, Philadelphia

Rev. Fr. Gigi Philip - Vicar, St. Mary's Parish, Toronto

Rev. Fr. Mathai Mannoorvadakkethil - Family Apostolate

Rev. Fr. Noby Ayyaneth - Vicar, Cathedral Parish, Elmont

Rev. Fr. Abraham Lukose - Bible Apostolate; Department of Liturgy

Rev. Fr. Daiju Kuriakose - Fathers’ Forum

Rev. Fr. Babu Madathiparambil - Mothers’ Forum

Rev. Fr. John S. Puthenvilayil - Pastor, St. Peter's Parish, Houston

Rev. Fr. Pathrose Panuel - Pastor, St. Joseph's Parish, Detroit

Rev. Fr. Kuriakose Mambrakkatt - Vicar, St. Mary's Mission, Los Angeles

Rev. Fr. Antony Vayalikarottu - Vicar, St. Mary's Mission, South Florida

Rev. Fr. Michael Edathil - Pastor, St. Mary's Parish, Washington; Sunday school Director

Rev. Fr. Jossy Chirayath - Vicar, Malankara Catholic Mission, Edmonton

Rev. Fr. Jerry Mathew - Vicar, St. Mary's Parish, Yonkers; Youth Director.

Elected Members (35)

Cathedral Parish, Elmont

Mr. Varghese Joseph

Mr. Geevarghese Mathews

Mrs. Daisamma Mathew

Mr. John Ettikalayil (Jr.)

Chicago

Mr. Abraham Varghese

Mr. Ciby Daniel

Dallas

Mr. Sujan Mathews

Mr. Jim Cherian

Detroit

Mr. Priyan Simon Abraham

Mr. Gracy Mathew

Houston

Mr. George Fernadus

Mr. George M. Kakkanatt

Mr. Selicks Cherian

Los Angeles

Mr. Steve Mannikarottu

Mrs. Anna Varughese

New Jersey

Mr. Jacob Punnoose

Mr. John P. Varghese

Philadelphia

Mr. Alex John

Mr. Shaine D. Thomas

Mr. Shaji Simon

Rockland

Mr. Philipose Mathew

Mrs. Molly Jacob

San Jose

Mr. Mathew Kulangara

Mr. Mathew George

South Florida

Mr. Prakash Thomas

Mr. Dodly George

Washington D.C.

Mr. Jacob Thomas

Mr. Shaan Rajan

Yonkers

Mr. Alexander Mammen

Mr. Philip Mathai

Toronto

Mr. John Thomas

Mr. Babu Mamoottil

Mr. Rajesh Jacob

Edmonton

Mr. Memana Thankachan

Mr. Saji Kumbukatt

Nominated Members

Religious Representatives (4)

Rev. Dr. Francis A. Samuel, O.I.C.

Rev. Sr. Arpitha SIC

Rev. Sr. Agnes DM

Rev. Sr. Gracelet DM

Other Nominated Members (7)

Rev. Fr. Jacob John

Mr. Philip John (Yonkers)

Mr. Johnson Daniel (Cathedral)

Mr. Simon Zachariah (Cathedral)

Dr. Sindu Stephen (Washington D.C.)

Mr. Joey Abraham (MCYM)