Rt. Rev. Msgr. Geevarghese Mannikarottu Corepiscopo (80), the senior priest of the Major Archieparchy of Trivandrum and the Domestic Prelate of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, is called to eternal rest today, on 29 February 2020.
He was ordained priest on 21 September 1967. He served as the Secretary to the Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios and as the Rector of St. Aloysius Minor Seminary, Vicar General of the Major Archieparchy of Trivandrum, Assistant Administrator to the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church in USA and Europe, Episcopal vicar of the Major Archieparchy of Trivandrum, Director of the Catholicate Centre, and the Pastoral Coordinator of the Major Archieparchy of Trivandrum
He served as the parish priest in several parishes such as Ranni-Perunnad, Chittar, Seethathod, Angamoozhi, Vadasserikkara, Thannithod, Kirathoor, and Pathanamthitta.