Tuesday, January 20, 2009

MM the Person

Back to home after a walk!

working on a paper, in his personal computer

MM in a discussion at Pennamma Bhavanam

Rev. Dr. T.M. Philip, MM, Bishop mar Paulose and Dr. Bas Wielenga

MM on the dias

The Sapthathy Celebration of Dr.M.M.Thomas at the Mammen Mappillai Hall, Kottyam (June 28, 1986). You will find Prof. Fr. K.V. Paulose, Bishop Dr. Paulose Mar Paulose , MM and Dr.Ninan Koshy in the picture. Rev. Dr. M.J. Joseph (The then Principal of the Mar Thoma Theological Seminary, Kottayam) delivers the lecture. (the photograph is sent by Rev. Dr. M.J. Joseph)

Taking bible study at the Mavelikkara Mar Thoma Church. He took a series of bible studies in the parish from 22 to 26 May 1996 as part of its centenary jubilee celebrations. The excerpts of these bible studies have been published in the Jubilee Souvenir of the parish in 1996 (Dr. M.M. Thomas, "Vedapusthaka Sandesavum Vimochana Pradhanamaya Athmeeyathayum" (The Message of the Bible and the Liberative Spirituality), pp. 75-77).

in a hilarious mood
He was a voracious reader. His personal library is still maintained in Pennamma Bhavanam as a reference library. The library has more than 5,000 volumes.

1 comment:

Shivraj K. Mahendra said...

Excellent work. Thanks for maintaining this important blog. I have translated Dr Thomas' book "The Acknowledge Christ ..." into Hindi. See: www.theologicaltranslations.blogspot.com/