Mangaluru, December 15: Rev Mohan Manoraj was consecrated and instituted as Bishop of Church of South India (CSI), Karnataka Southern Diocese at a ceremony organized at CSI Shanthi Cathedral Balmatta, Mangaluru on Monday December 15th.
Rev Dr G Dyvasirvadam, moderator, CSI done the consecration and installation rituals.
Rev Mohan Manoraj was born on the November 16th, 1954. He is qualified as BAMA from Sociology Mysore University, a Bachelor of Divinity from KTC (SSC), completed his Masters in Theology from Social Analysis T T S (SSC), and obtained the Teacher’s Certificate from the Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board, Bengaluru.
Rev Mohan Manoraj was ordained Deacon on the 27th July, 1986 and ordained Presbyter on 25th June, 1989.
Rev Mohan Manoraj is married to Dr Prema Sarojini and has two siblings.
Rev Ravi Kumar Niranjan, Bishop KND, Moderator’s Commissary KSD, Rev Deva Kumar K P , Vice President KSD, V Isaac Vijayasekar- Secretary KSD, Udayaraj Kaunds- Treasurer KSP were present among others during the ceremony.