Centenary Celebration of Rev.Fr.Mathai Vilanilam conducted
Mavellikara : The centenary celebration of Rev.Fr.Mathai Vilanilam, the first diocese secretary of Mavellikara Diocese and a good social worker, and the inauguration of Fr.Mathai Vilanilam Foundation was inaugurated by H.H.Joseph Marthoma Metropolitan. Metropolitan said that Rev.Fr.Mathai Vilanilam was a person who was good at heart and has made the kindness of his heart his greatest wealth. The meeting was presided over by H.G.Dr.Joshua Mar Nicodimos Metropolitan. The distribution of the charity fund was carried out by Cardinal Mar Baselious Clemis Catholica Bava. H.G.Dr.Joshua Mar Ignatious delivered the benedictory message. The fund for Parumala Cancer Center was received by H.G.Dr.Yuhanon Mar Polycarpus Metropolitan.
Kodikunnil Suresh MP, Ex- Chief Secretary C.P.Nair, Foundation Associate Member M.Murali, World Christian Council Director Dr.Mathews George Chunakara, Municipal Chairman K.R.Muralidharan, Elavumkattu Geevarghese Ramban, Congress Block President Kallumala Rajan, P.C.Alexander Memorial Endowment Trustee Jacob Cherian, REception Committee General Convenors Ani Varghese, George Thazhakara, Orthodox diocese secretary Rev.Fr.Jacob John Kallada, Very Rev.Dr.Mathew Vaidhyan Cor – Episcopa, Prof.M.K.Cherian Vilanilam, Prof.M.K.Cherian, Prakash Kumar Charalel, Jose M.Vilanilam, Rev.Fr.Biji John, Rev.Fr.Thomas Varghese Vilanilath, Rev.Fr.Johns Eapen, Rev.Thomas George, Rev.John Philipose, Very Rev.John Puthenvilayil Cop episcopa and Rev.Fr.Raju Varghese gave speeches. Rev.Fr.V.M.Mathai Vilanilam gave the reply message.