Our Vicars

Vicars who served the Parish

The Late Rev. K. Phiiipose 1918-1919
vicar_1 Rev. Philip David L.Th.
Rev. Philip David took charge as Presbyter of this church in 1975 on the retirement  of  Very  Rev. K.P. Philip on super­ annuation. A very enthusiastic person, he left no  stone  unturned  for invigorating the activities of the parish organizations and the parish in general. He gave matchless leadership in executing the extension and remodelling work of the church building during the period from 1976 to 1979. In 1980 he left this church to take charge of the Malayalam congregation in Kuwait. After his retirement, he served the National Missionary Society oflndia as its Travelling Secretary.
vicar_2 Rev. Thomas David (Jr.) M.A.,B.D.
Rev. Thomas David (Jr.) succeeded Rev. Isaac S. David, his father, in 1980 as the Presbyter of this church. It was during his tenure that the church commenced felicitating student members of the
church for academic excellence in public examinations. He left the church in 1984 on transfer.
vicar_3 Rev.J.D. Solomon B.A., B.D., M.R.S.
Rev. J.D. Solomon was the Presbyter of the church from 1984 to 1986. It was he who inspired this church for launching the CSI Christ Church Mission Hospital. In 1986 he took over as Pastoral
Councillor, the Council for Healing Ministry of the CSI. The church is indebted to him in a great measure for his inspiring and visionary leadership.
vicar_4 Rev. S.Israel B.D.
Rev. S. Israel was Presbyter of this church from 1986 to 1991. He led the church with total dedication . His administrative experience as former Vice Chairman of the diocesan council helped him steer the parish in the right direction.
vicar_5 Rev. K.G.Varghese B.Sc., B.D.
Rev. K.G. Varghese served this church as its Presbyter from 1991 to 1996. Apart from discharging his duties as the Presbyter in a spirited way, he took keen interest in the welfare ofthe Craven LMS High School. He did well inboth these areas of his ministry. He infused fresh life into Sunday cottage prayer meetings by introducing playing of accordion as accompaniment to songs.
vicar_6 Rev. Ben Gladstone B.A., B.D., M.Th., Th.M.,D.Min.
Rev. Ben Gladstone was the Presbyter from 1998 to 1999. Consequent on his election as the Vice Chairman of the diocesan council, he left Quion.
vicar_7 Rev. I. Shalom Prakash M.Sc., B.Ed., B.D., M.Phil., M.Th
Rev. I. Shalom Prakash served this church from 1999 to 2000 as Presbyter. He took the initiative to recommence the ‘Kollam Convention’ in February 2000, which was in lapse for several decades, and organized the convention efficiently and with imagination. He led the campaign for raising funds for the development of the Craven Babyland. He initiated publication of ‘Vartha Pathrika’- the church’s news letter. Balasamajam was initiated inthis church by him.
vicar_8 Rev. D. C.Holy Garland B.A., B.D.
Rev. D.C. Holy Garland was the Presbyter of the church from 2000 to 2005. His emphasis was on giving pastoral care to the people. His missionary zeal prompted him to revamp the out-reach evangelistic campaigns ofthe church.
vicar_9 Rev.Israel Thomas M.A., M.Th.
Rev. Israel Thomas served this church as Presbyter from 2005-2010. During his tenure, events like construction of the parish hall, launching of the Chhattisgarh Mission, celebration of the centenary of the church edifice, recommencement of Unity Sunday celebrations etc. occurred. In all  these and in other activities of the church, he gave committed and vibrant leadership.
vicar_10 Rev.AnilalM.JoseM.A.,B.D.,M.Th.
Rev. Anilal M.Jose was the first Associate Presbyter of the church. He took charge in 2006 and left in 2007 for higher studies. He gave guidance to the youth in their spiritual life and social activities.
The Late Rev. M. Daniel 1919-1936
The Late Very Rev. K.P. Philip 1936-1955
The Late Rev.A.S. Samuel 1955-1957
The Late Very Rev. K.P. Philip 1957-1960
The Late Rev. IsaacS. David 1961-1967
The Late Very Rev. K.P. Philip 1967-1975
The Rev. Philip David 1975-1980
The Late Rev. IsaacS. David 1980
The Rev.Thomas David (Jr) 1980-1984
The Rev. J.D. Solomon 1984-1986
The Rev. S. Israel 1986-1991
The Rev. K.G. Varghese 1991-1996
The Late Rev. D. Jesudas 1996-1998
The Rev. Ben Gladstone 1998-1999
The Rev. Shalom Prakash 1999-2000
The Rev. D.C. Holy Garland 2000-2005
The Rev. Israel Thomas 2005-2010
Past Associate Presbyter
Rev.Anilal M. Jose 2006-2007