H. G. Dr. Mathews Mar Severios
Vice President of the Seminary
H.G. DR. MATHEWS MAR SEVERIOS
H. G. Dr. Mathews Mar Severios has appointed by the Malankara Orthodox Church Synod as the Vice President of the Seminary. His Grace is the Metropolitan of the Diocese of Kandanadu (West) as well as a visiting professor at Orthodox Theological Seminary in the Department of New Testament Theology. After completing his graduation in B.Sc. Chemistry (1971) from the C.M.S. College, Kottayam, H. G. Mar Severios joined the Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam for his theological education. Here he completed his Graduate in Sacred Theology (Diploma) and Bachelor in Divinity degree (1977). He further pursued a Post – Graduate Diploma in Patristics at the Leningrad Theological Seminary (1979) and followed this up with a Licentiate in Theology (1981) from the Pontifical Oriental Institute at Rome, Italy where His Grace also completed his Doctorate in Christology (1984).
His Principle area of teaching is New Testament Theology under which he covers Christology, Modern Trends in Theology, Patristics, Modern Apologetics and Pneumatology. His Grace also covers Introduction to Theology, Monasticism, Women in Ancient Church and Syriac.
His Grace is currently Secretary to the Holy Episcopal Synod and also the Chairman of Liturgical ---.
H. G. Dr. Mathews Mar Severios has authored the book ‘Nithyajeevanil’, a Divyabodanam publication as well as the book Paurasthya Veda Shastra Darshanam. His Grace has also authored commentaries on Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians and Philemon in the ‘Thiruvachanabhashyam.