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Commissions

  Kerala Region Latin Catholic Bishops’ Council

Commission Chairmen & Secretaries – 2017

 

President                                            : Most Rev. Dr. M. Soosa Pakiam

Vice President                                    : Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Kariyil

Secretary General                               : Rt. Rev. Dr. Varghese Chakkalakal

Deputy Secretary                                : Rev. Fr. Francis Xavier Thannikkaparambil

Associate Deputy Secretary                : Rev. Fr. Thomas Tharayil

 

KERALA REGION LATIN CATHOLIC SECRETARIAT

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Most. Rev. Dr. M. Soosa Pakiam (President, KRLCBC)

VICE – CHAIRMAN                                     :

DIRECTOR                                                    : Rev. Fr. Francis Xavier Thannikkaparambil (Deputy Secretary)

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR                       : Rev. Fr. Thomas Tharayil (Asso. Deputy Secretary)

ADMINISTRATOR                                      : Rev. Fr. William Rajan ( Calicut)


YOUTH

  • KCYM (KCBC)

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Vincent Samuel (Bishop of Neyyattinkara)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. Paul Sunny (Trivandrum)

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                     : Mr. Berly Earnest (Verapoly)

LITURGY

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Most. Rev. Dr. M. Soosa Pakiam (Archbishop of Trivandrum)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. Rajadas G. (Neyyattinkara)

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                     :

CATECHETICS

 

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Kariyil (Bishop of Cochin)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. Joy Puthenveettil (Alleppey)

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                     : Rev. Fr. Mathew Puthiyath ( Cochin)

EDUCATION

  • KCSL (KCBC)

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Stanley Roman (Bishop of Quilon)

SECRETARY                                                  : Dr. Edward Edezhath (Cochin)

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                     : Rev. Fr. Antony Arackal (Verapoly)

FAMILY

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Karikkassery (Bishop of Kottapuram)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. Francis Dixon Fernandez (Verapoly)

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                     : Rev. Fr. Shajkumar (Neyyattinkara)

BCC/ FAMILY UNIT

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Selvister Ponnumuthan (Bishop of Punalur)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. Gregory Arby (Neyyattinkara)

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                     :

LAITY

  • Pious Associations
  • Forums
  • Community Associations (KLCA, CSS, KLCWA, DCMS)

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Alex Vadakkumthala (Bishop of Kannur)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. William Rajan (Calicut)

JOINT SECRETARIES                              : Adv. Sherry J. Thomas (Verapoly)

Mrs. Mable Johnkutty ( Cochin)

MEDIA

  • Jeevanaadam
  • Social Harmony & Vigilance (KCBC)

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Kalathiparambil (Archbishop of Verapoly)

SECRETARY                                                 : Rev. Fr. Antony Vibin Velikkakath (Verapoly)

MIGRANTS

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Sebastian Thekethecheril (Bishop of Vijayapuram)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. William Rajan (Calicut)

VSR

  • VOCATIONS
  • SEMINARIES
  • RELIGIOUS

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Varghese Chakkalakal (Bishop of Calicut)

SECRETARY                                                 : Very Rev. Msgr. Sebastian Jacoby OSJ

ASSOCIATE SECRETARIES                 : Rev. Fr. Shony Mathew Perumpallil SSC

                                                                              :  Rev. Sr. Barbara DDZ

CLERGY

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Varghese Chakkalakal (Bishop of Calicut)

SECRETARY                                                 : Rev. Fr. Charles Leon ( Trivandrum)

PROCLAMATION

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Selvister Ponnumuthan (Bishop of Punalur)

SECRETARY                                                : Rev. Fr. Aloysius Kulangara  (Calicut)

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                   :

ECUMENISM

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Selvister Ponnumuthan (Bishop of Punalur)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. Prasad Theruvath OCD

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                     :

DIALOUGE

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Selvister Ponnumuthan (Bishop of Punalur)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. Prasad Theruvath OCD

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                     :

BIBLE

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Peter Abir Antonysamy (Bishop of Sultanpet)

SECRETARY                                                 : Rev. Fr. Cyprian E. Fernandez ( Quilon)

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                    : Rev. Fr. Merton D’silva ( Verapoly)

HEALTH

  • Chai Kerala

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Most Rev. Dr. Francis Kallarakal (Archbishop of Verapoly)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. Saju Varghese Kanichukunnath (Kottapuram)

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                     :  Rev. Fr. Shaiju Thoppil ( Verapoly)

LABOUR

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Kariyil (Bishop of Cochin)

SECRETARY                                                  : Mr. Joseph Jude (Verapoly)

JUSTICE, PEACE & DEVELOPMENT

  • Social Service Forum (KRLCBC)
  • Ecological Mission (KCBC)
  • Jesus Fraternity (KCBC)
  • Care Homes (KCBC)

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Stephen Athipozhiyil (Bishop of Alleppey)

SECRETARY                                                : Rev. Fr. Thomas Tharayil ( Vijayapuram)

THEOLOGY & DOCTRINE

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Vincent Samuel (Bishop of Neyyattinkara)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev.Dr. Stanley Mathirappilly  ( Archdiocese of Verapoly)

WOMEN

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Stanley Roman (Bishop of Quilon)

SECRETARY                                                 : Rev. Sr. Selma Mary FIH

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                    : Mrs. Alphonsa (Neyyattinkara)

TEMPERANCE

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Karikkassery (Bishop of Kottapuram)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Fr. Antony T. James (Quilon)

CANON LAW &LEGISLATIVE TEXTS

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Sebastian Thekethecheril (Bishop of Vijayapuram)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Dr. Josy Kandanattuthara (Cochin)

HERITAGE

CHAIRMAN                                                  : Rt. Rev. Dr. Alex Vadakkumthala (Bishop of Kannur)

SECRETARY                                                  : Rev. Dr.Antony George Pattaparambil ( Diocese of Vijayapuram)

ASSOCIATE SECRETARY                     : Sr. Dr. Sucy CTC