Funeral ceremony of H.G. Geevarghese Mor Polycarpose held today 2:00 PM at St. Antony’s Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Cathedral, Jeppu, Mangalore . His Beatitude Catholicos Aboon Mor Baselios Thomas I lead the funeral ceremonies. Metropolitans of Syriac Orthodox Church in India Lots of Priests, Nuns & faithful were attend the funeral ceremony
HG Mor Polycarpose Geevarghese – Metropolitan of Evangelistic Association of the East ( EAE ) and St. Antony’s Mission ( Honnavar Mission ) passed away.
His Grace was born in 1933 in Mulanilkunnathil House (Nadayil Kudumbam of the Chennithala Horeb Church) Chennithala, Mavelikkara. He was ordained deacon in 1956 and priest in 1957. He was consecrated Cor-Episcopos in 1978 during the time in which he served for the Evangelistic Association of the East. He was consecrated Metropolitan in 1990 as bishop of Evangelistic Association of the East at Damascus by H.H.Ignatios Zakka I Iwas.
His Grace is the Patron and President of The Evangelistic Association of the East (E.A.E), the first Missionary Association of the Syriac Orthodox Church, under the direct control of the Patriarch of Antioch and all the East.
Funeral ceremony of Mor Polycarpose will be held on Wednesday 2.00 PM at St. Antony’s Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Cathedral, Jeppu, Mangalore. His Beatitude Catholicos Aboon Mor Baselios Thomas I will lead the funeral ceremonies. All metropolitans of Syriac Orthodox Church in India will attend. Mor Chrisostomose Markose & Mor Anthonios Yakoob are present there in the cathedral now. Lots of Priests, Nuns & faithful are flowing to Cathedral to have a last glimpse of their beloved father.
We request all faithful to pray for the departed father.