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. Philipose Mathew

Ex-officio Members (3)

Rt. Rev. Msgr. Peter Kochery Corepiscopo

Rt. Rev. Msgr. Augustine Mangalath Corepiscopo – Protosyncellus & Finance Officer;

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

Heads of Apostolates/Pastors (13)

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

Rev. Fr. Gigi Philip - Pastoral Council Priest Secretary & 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. Binny Philip Nedumpurath - Pastor, St. Peter's Parish, Houston

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

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

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

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

Rev. Fr. Jerry Mathew - Student Priest

Elected Members (35)

Cathedral Parish, Elmont

James Thomas

Samson Zachariah

Jeena Thomas

Letty Johnson

Chicago

Mathew Markose

Binu Abraham

Calgary

Joseph John

Dallas

Prince Samuel

Jim Cherian

Detroit

Priyan Simon Abraham

Gracy Mathew

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Varghese John

Saji Varghese

Houston

Jos C Mathews

George Fernandus

Rajan Thomas

Los Angeles

Mr. Steve Mannikarottu

Mrs. Anna Varughese

Miami

Peter Varghese

Cini Daniel

New Jersey

Philip John

Rens George

Philadelphia

Renu Philip

Philip John (Biju)

Anna (Sona) Sankarathil

Biju Kuruvilla

Rockland

Thomas Abrham

Liby Simon

San Jose

Sam Neduvakkattu

Liji Mathew

Toronto, Ontario Canada

George Thomas

Vince Thomas

Richu Pattiyani

Vancouver, B.C., Canada

Wison George

Washington D.C.

Binu Varghese

Lijo Philip

Yonkers

Philip John

Simon John

Bryant Ghevarghese

Nominated Members
Rev. Fr. Jacob John

Babu Stephen

George James

Thundiyath Babukutty

Philipose Mathew

John P. Varghese

Sunitha B. Jacob

Religious Representatives (4)

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

Rev. Sr. Jocelyn Edathil SIC (MCYM Animator)

Rev. Sr. Arpitha SIC

Rev. Sr. Agnes DM

Rev. Sr. Gracelet DM