Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum has another Vicar General
Posted Date:January 12, 2018
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Rev. Fr. Varkey Attupurathu has been appointed Vicar General of the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum. His Beatitude Baselios Cardinal Cleemis, the Major Archbishop of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, made the announcement at the St Mary’s Cathedral in Pattom on January 2, the day of the feast of the heavenly patron of His Beatitude.
Fr. Varkey Attupurathu, born to Geevarghese and Sossama in October 5, 1959, in Attupurathu Family, was ordained a priest in December 22, 1985. He has been serving as the corporate manager of the aided educational institutions in the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum. He was the principal of St. Mary’s Higher Secondary Schools at both Pattom and Kottarakara. Fr. Varkey also served as the local manager of Mar Theophilos Training College and Sarvodaya Schools at Nalanchira. He was awarded as the Best Teacher at the state and national levels