Missionaries

Rev. John Samuel

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Rev. John Samuel (1936-1940)   In 1936 Rev. John Samuel took in charge as the council chairman in Nazareth. During his time the church services were conducted following the Angliean order. J.Theopilus wrote to his friends that During Rev. John Samuel time the church services followed the Anglieah order. He wrote to the friends in the foreign countries and go the garments and table spreads for the Holy communion Service. During his time, Suya Veruppu hundis were distributed to every home. Those hundis were offered in the Good Friday three hour services. The church tower also completed...

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Rev. S. S. Moses

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Rev. S. S. Moses (1932-1936)   Rev. S.S.Moses had served in Nazareth form May 1932 to 4th April 1936. During his time the services were conducted regularly except English services. He took steps to conduct meetings at home after the church services. He distributed cover for offering Sangam to every home. The people offered the Sangam generously. He worked as clerical secretary of the Dioceses in 1934. Then he was awarded the title Canon by the Bishop.

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Rev. T. Koilpillai

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Rev. T. Koilpillai (1924-1934)   Rev. T.Koilpillai of Sawyerpuram had his primary education at the primary school, Sawyerpuram and his secondary education at C.M.S. High School, Tirunelveli, he finished his higher education at Bishop Heber College, Tiruchy. Rev. T.Koilpillai went to Nattal and he worked there form 1909 to 1918. He was close friend to Gandhiji who was dong social service there. He told Gandhiji the preachings of Christianity. Thus wrote C.Monickam in his writings. Rev. T.Koilpillai was transfer to Idaiangudi in 1932. He was honored with the title of Canon by Bishop...

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Rev. Roshan

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Rev. Roshan laid the foundation the for Nazareth church in 31-12-1829 the New Year service was conducted on the same day. Rev. Adaikalam dedicated the church in 20-11-1830 consists on the year 1832 the Nazareth congestion 170 gents, 172 ladies and 351 children on the whole there were 595 Christians. People of Nazareth congregation decided to build a big church in his time. The old church was demolished. Bishop waller laid the foundation for the new church in 1920. A thatched roof church was erected in the front of the church campus for the conduct of services, till the completion of the new...

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Rev. C. W. Weston

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Rev. C. W. Weston (1906-1912)   Carlin Wilfred Weston was born in Secundrabad in 1974. He had the nature of a child. He was praised as the man with a holy heart. He led a disciplined and planned life. He came to Nazareth in 1906 and assisted Rev. Margoschis in his ministry. He married persons at St. John’s church, Nazareth in 1910. They did a good ministry in Nazareth. The evangelists preached the gospel to the people and disciplined them. The priests worked for the development of the churches. “Like the second generation enjoying the fruits of the tees planted and grown up by their...

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Rev. Dr. Strachan

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Rev. Dr. Strachan (1869-1876)   In 1870 Dr. John Miller Strachan of England came to India to do gospel work. He was the3 founder of SPG Medical Mission in Tirunelveli. In 1870 he opened the first dispensary in Nazareth. In 1870 he was extended the church and regulated the structure of the streets in Nazareth. For this cause he met so many leaders. He had to face many obstacles though he had strong will and Rev. Margoschis worked for many years in Nazareth the other missionaries. He worked for 32 years in Nazareth. The Brahmins and leaders the nearly villages were converted to...

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