Vicar

Fr. Dr Alex Pannicottu Oommen

Belongs to the Family tree of ‘ Peralamoottil Kudumbayogam’ had an ancestor of late Very Rev. Kalloor Berthalomma Core-Episcopa. Born on July 3, 1977, as the youngest son to (late) Mr Chandapillai Oommen and Mrs Sosamma Chandapillai at Puthusserry, a small village near Thiruvalla in Pathanamthitta District, Kerala.

Ordination

2003: Deacon by H.G. Aboon Mor Baselios Thomas I Catholicose.

2006: Arch Deacon by H. G. Aboon Mor Baselios Thomas I Catholicose, H.E. Joseph Mor Gregorios & H.E. Geevarghese Mor Koorilos.

2009: Priest by H.E, Mathews Mor Ivanios &  H.E. Geevarghese Mor Koorilose.

Parishes served:

St George J.S.C. Cheppadu, St Gregorious J.S.C. Kallooppara, St Peter’s J.S.C. Kunnamthanam, St George Simhasana J.S.C. Puramattom, SaintGits Pathamuttom, St Peter’s Kananaya Church Melbourne and St Thomas J.S.C. Melbourne.

Studies:

1998-2004: PTS Seminary Dehra Dun – Bachelor of Theology

2004-2006: Master’s in Christianity – University of Mysore

2006-2007: Master’s in Philosophy – University of Mysore

2007: Bachelor of Library and Information Science – Karnataka State Open University, Mysore

2008: Master’s in Libary and information Science – Karnataka State Open University, Mysore

2008- 2013: Doctor of Philosophy in Christianity- University of Mysore

2016 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment – Boxhill Institute Melbourne

2018: Bachelor of Library and Information Science – Boxhill Institute Melbourne

Family:

Father : (Late) Mr Chandapillai Oommen

Mother: Mrs Sosamma Chandapillai

Siblings: Mr Sunil P. Oommen & Family, Sunitha P. Oommen & Family.

Wife: Dr Linda Grace Roy

Children: Dan Pannicottu Alex & Amy Susan Alex