H. G. Dr. Mathews Mar Thimothios
H.G. DR. MATHEWS MAR THIMOTHIOS
H. G. Dr. Mathews Mar Thimothios is the Metropolitan of the Diocese of UK – Europe and Africa. He is visiting lecturer at the Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam in the department of Biblical Studies. After completing his graduation in B.Sc. Mathematics from the Kerala University, H. G. Mar Thimothios began his theological education at the Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam where he completed his Graduate in Sacred Theology (Diploma) and Bachelor in Divinity degree. He pursued a Master in Theology in Old Testament at the Federated Faculty of Research in Religion and Cultural Studies under the Senate of Serampore. His Grace has also attained the Licentiate in Sacred Scripture from the Pontifical Institute in Rome and Diploma in Biblical Archeology from the Pontifical Bible Institute in Jerusalem. He later completed Doctoral Studies in Old Testament from the Pontifical University, Rome in the year 2001.
His Grace’s principle area of teaching is Old Testament. His Grace has served as Joint Secretary of St. Thomas Orthodox Vaidika Sanghom, Publisher of "Purohithan" Magazine, Executive Committee Member of the Priest Fellowship in Rome, Secretary of Vattasseril Mar Divanyasios Charitable Fund