George Rajendran Kuttinadar

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George Rajendran Kuttinadar

Bishop of Thuckalay
ChurchSyro-Malabar Catholic Church
ProvinceSyro-Malabar Catholic Archeparchy of Changanacherry
DioceseSyro-Malabar Catholic Eparchy of Thuckalay
Appointed24 August 2012
PredecessorGeorge Alencherry
Ordination29 December 2003
Consecration16 September 2012
by George Alencherry
Personal details
Born (1968-04-14) 14 April 1968 (age 56)

George Rajendran Kuttinadar (born 14 April 1968) is the bishop of the Thuckalay diocese of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church, appointed to that position by Pope Benedict XVI on 24 August 2012.[1][2] He was educated in Nashik where he studied philosophy and in Shillong where he studied theology.[2] He was formerly principal of St. Anthony’s Higher Secondary School in Shillong.[3] He was ordained as a priest on 29 December 2003 and as a bishop on 16 September 2012.[1][4]


  1. ^ a b "Bishop George Rajendran Kuttinadar, S.D.B." Catholic Hierarchy. Retrieved 9 March 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Fr. Rajendran to be ordained as a Bishop". The Shillong Times. 26 August 2012. Retrieved 9 March 2016.
  3. ^ "Shillong priest made bishop". The Telegraph. Kolkata. 25 August 2012. Retrieved 9 March 2016.[dead link]
  4. ^ "Most Reverend George Rajendran Kuttinadar SDB (Bishop of Thuckalay)". Catholic Directory of India. Archived from the original on 9 March 2016. Retrieved 9 March 2016.

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