Jacob Thoomkuzhy

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Mar Jacob Thoomkuzhy
Archbishop Emeritus of Thrissur
DioceseSyro-Malabar Catholic Archdiocese of Thrissur
SeeSyro-Malabar Catholic Church
Term ended22 January 2007
PredecessorJoseph Kundukulam
SuccessorAndrews Thazhath
Other postsJeevan TV, Marymatha Major Seminary, Jubilee Mission Medical College and Research Institute, Jyothi Engineering College, Cheruthuruthy, Thrissur, Mahajubilee Training College
Ordination22 December 1956
Consecration1 May 1973
Personal details
Born (1930-12-13) 13 December 1930 (age 89)
Vilakumadam, Palai, British India (present-day Kerala, India)
DenominationSyro-Malabar Catholic Church
ResidenceSt. Mary's Minor Seminary, Madona Nagar, Thrissur
Alma materMangalapuzha Seminary, Pontifical Oriental Institute, Pontifical Lateran University, Fordham University

Mar Jacob Thoomkuzhy is an East Syriac Catholic Archbishop Emeritus and the second Metropolitan Archbishop of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Archdiocese of Thrissur in India. He was born at Vilakumadam in the Eparchy of Palai on 13 December 1930.[1][2] He did his education at Thiruvambady in Kozhikode.


  1. ^ "Kodiyeri lauds Church's role". Chennai, India: The Hindu. 13 December 2010. Retrieved 12 August 2011.
  2. ^ "Nun to present Carnatic concert". Chennai, India: Th Hindu. 30 May 2011. Retrieved 12 August 2011.