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Department of New Testament

Rev. Dr. Koshy P. Varughese

Principal, President, NJPGRC
 
  • B. Com.-Kerala University
  • B.D,-Serampore University
  • M Th,-Serampore University
  • D.Th,-Serampore University, Research scholar at Princeton Theological Seminary, New Jersey, USA

Rev. Dr. Koshy P. Varughese taught at Mar Thoma Theological seminary, Kottayam, Mar Thoma Episcopal Jubilee Institute, Tiruvalla, Malanakara Syrian Orthodox Theological Seminary, Mulanthururthy, and Oriental Theological Seminary, Dimapur, Nagaland. Book published: King-Servant Christology: Mathew’s Gospel (Delhi: ISPCK, 2013). Books edited: Challenges and Prospects of Mission in the Emerging Context (Faridabad: Dharma Jyoti Publications, 2007), Christian Family in Transition: Continuity and Discontinuity (Faridabad: Dharma Jyoti Publications, 2007), Paadapeedathinkal (Malayalam) (Tiruvalla: Mar Thoma Episcopal Jubilee Institute, 2006), Tirunivasam Ethra Manoharam (Malayalam) (Tiruvalla: Mar Thoma Episcopal Jubilee Institute, 2006).

Mrs. Dr. Mariyamma John

 
  • B.Sc Botany, Bishop Moore College, Mavelikara
  • B.D, United Theological College Bangalore
  • M Th,(New Testament) FFRRC Kottayam
  • D.Th,(New Testament) Serampore

Department of old Testament

Rev. V. M. Mathew

 
  • M.A-Mahatma Gandhi University
  • B.D-Serampore University
  • M Th-Serampore University
 

M.Th. Thesis: “Theology of Reformation: A Juxtaposed Reading of the Josianic Reformation and the Reformation of the Mar Thoma Church.” Area of Focus: Old Testament Theology and Reformation Studies. His published works include Reformation as Decolonization (Delhi: ISPCK, 2016).

Rev.Dr. Abraham Mathew PhD Dissertation: “Towards a Re-imagined Christian Mission in India in the Context of ‘Hindutua’”. Articles published in various journals and periodicals. Area of Focus: Theology of mission, Secularism, Critical Engagement with Religious fundamentalism. Co-edited Rethinking Development: Challenges for Mission (Delhi: ISPCK, 2016).

Rev.Manu Varghese

 

Department of Theology

Rev. Prasad Mathew

 
  • B.Com.-Kerala University
  • M.A-Calicut University
  • B.D-Serampore University
  • M Th-Serampore University
 

Published works include: Co-edited the book Challenges and Prospects of Mission in the Emerging Context (Faridabad: Dharma Jyoti Publications, 2010); Theological articles are published in Journals like NCCI Review and Vision. Served as the Chief Editor of RIPPLES (Quarterly publication of the Mar Thoma Yuvajana Sakhyam, Tiruvalla).

Presently serving as the Chief Editor of DARSHAN (Quarterly Journal of the Delhi Diocese of the Mar Thoma Church.

Rev. Joseph John

Department of Church History

Rev. A. B. Binu

 
  • B. A-Kerala University
  • B.D-Serampore University
  • M Th-Serampore University

Department of Mission Studies

Rev. Dr. Abraham Mathew

 
  • B.A Gandhi University
  • M.A Agra University
  • B.D Serampore University
  • Ph.D University of Bristol, UK
 

PhD Dissertation: “Towards a Re-imagined Christian Mission in India in the Context of ‘Hindutua’”. Articles published in various journals and periodicals. Area of Focus: Theology of mission, Secularism, Critical Engagement with Religious fundamentalism.

Department of Religious Studies

Rev. Binu. J. Varghese

 
  • B ComM G University
  • BD Serampore University
  • M Th Serampore University
 

Thesis Title: Towards an understanding of the concept of Sareera (body) as depicted in Brahadaranyaka and Taittiriya Upanishads And its Relevance for a Contemporary Reading on Body

Department of Christian Ministry and Counseling

Rev. M.P. Solomon

 
  • B.Com Kerala University
  • B.D Serampore University
  • MTh Serampore University
 

M.Th. Thesis: “The Psycho-Social Problems of the Retired Government Employees: Its Implications to Pastoral Care and Counseling.” Rev. Solomon is an experienced counselor, worked with various institutions of the Mar Thoma Church like Mar Thoma Hospital Guidance and Counseling Center Trivandrum and Mochana De-addiction and Counseling Center, Kottayam. He was a faculty member of the TMAM Counseling Center, Kottayam. Published works: “Balancing: Career and Family,” & “Stages of Development: Adulthood & Aging” in Christian Family in Transition published by Dharma Jyoti; “Adolescence and Child Counseling in A Textbook published by TMAM Counseling Center, Kottayam; “Marriage” in study book published by Kottayam-Kochi Diocese.































Department of Communication

Rev. Jose Punamadom

 
  • B.A Kerala University
  • B.D Serampore University
  • MTh Serampore University
 

Thesis Title:

Visiting Faculty

Rev. Dr. Paul Swarup (Part Time)

B.A ; B.D; M Th.; Ph.D

Professor of Old Testament

Dr. Joseph George

B.A; B.D; M Th.; Ph.D

Department of Pastoral Ministry & Counseling

Rev. Dr. Monodeep Daniel (Part Time)

M.A; Ph. D.

Department of Communications

Rev. Sajeev Sugu Jacob

Department of English