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A NEW BISHOP FOR BALASORE DIOCESE, ODISHA, INDIA

December 9, 2013: His Holiness Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Bishop Thomas Thiruthalil C.M, D.D from the pastoral governance of the Diocese of Balasore, India, in accordance with canon 401 § 1 of the Code of Canon Law, and appointed, Dr. KAIPURAM SIMON C.M , of the clergy of Congregation of the mission (C.M) North Indian province, Rector, Aquinas College, Gopalpur –on -sea as Bishop in his place. The appointment was announced on Monday 09th of December on the occasion of the feast of Immaculate Conception of Mary, at 12.00 noon (Italian time) at Vatican and at Balasore at 4.30 P.M simultaneously.

Msgr. Dr. SIMON KAIPURAM, C.M.
Bishop Elect, Balasore Diocese, Odisha
Congregation of Mission (Vincentian)
Rector of Aquinas College, Gopalpur, Diocese of Berhampur



CURRICULUM VITAE

  • Born on 9 February 1954 at Thanneermukkom, Parish of Kannankara, Diocese of Kottayam, Kerala

  • Ordained priest on 20 December 1980

  • Academic grade: Licentiate and Doctorate in Biblical Theology from Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome

Ministries and Offices undertaken:

  • 1981-1982: Assistant Parish Priest at Aligonda, Diocese of Berhampur

  • 1982-1983: Assistant Parish Priest at Mohana, Diocese of Berhampur

  • 1983-1985: Biblical Theology Studies at Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome

  • 1985-1989: Formator and Professor at Aquinas College, Gopalpur.

  • 1990-1993: Biblical Theology Studies at Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome

  • 1994-1999: Rector of the Theology Study House, Pune

  • 1999-2007: Formator and Dean of Studies at Aquinas College

  • 2007-2011: Formator at the Vincentian Minor Seminary, Baripada (Diocese of Balasore)

  • From 2011: Rector and Professor at Aquinas College, Gopalpur

  • Member of the Diocesan College of Consulters and Assistant Provincial, Visiting Professor at various Seminaries and Theological Institutes in India

 

 

 

The Bishop Elect Msgr. SIMON KAIPURAM, C.M. on the third day of his appointment.

NAME : FR. KAIPURAM  SIMON

Mobile . Number

09437809413

E - Mail ID

skaipuram@gmail.com

Date of Birth

09-02-1954

Place of Birth

Thanneermukkam

Date of Vocation

20-05-1975

Date of Incorporation

20-05-1980

Date of Ordination

20-12-1980

Blood Group

A+ve

 Home Address

 

Kaipurath House
Kaunaukara. P.O, PIN -688527
Alleppy. Dt. Kerala.
Telephone Number: 0478-2582108

Father’s Name.            Dead

Chacko

Mother’s Name.          Dead

Mary

Brothers How many?      Alive

3

Religious Priests / Brothers?

 

Sisters How many?      Alive

2

Religious Sisters?

1  (Sisters of Providence)

Contact person at Home 
Phone Number: 0478-2582108

Xavier
09425374985

Sister 
Mobile .Ph.No. 03324483947

Parish Address

St.Xavier’s Church
Kaunaukara. P.O,  PIN – 688527
Alleppy. Dt, Kerala.
Phone Number : 0478 – 2582231

 Diocese

Kottayam

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS/INSTITUTIONS WHERE STUDIED/WITH YEAR

(1)  SECULAR STUDIES:

BA.  – Berhampur University  (1977)

(2)  ECCLESIASTICAL STUDIES:

BTh  :    JDV, Pune  (1980)
Licentiate 
: Biblical Theology,  (Gregorian University, Rome)  : 1985
Doctorate 
: Biblical Theology, (Gregorian University, Rome)     : 1993 

PREVIOUS APPOINTMENTS WITH PLACE & YEAR

 

App  --Aligonda Parish :    1981
App – Mohana Parish
: 1982  &  1985
App  -- Bodopada Parish
: 1993-94
Superior & Rector , Pune
: 1994 – 1999
Aquinas College (Formator)
: 1999
Minor Seminary, Jyoti Nivas
: 2008
Rector, Aquinas College, Gopalpur 
: 2011 -

SPECIAL RESPONSIBILITIES HELD IN THE PROVINCE:

Provincial Consultor : 1985 -1990
Provincial Consultor &
Assistant Provincial : 2000-2003 

 

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