REVEREND PRASANNA KUMAR SAMUEL IS THE NEW BISHOP OF KARNATAKA CENTRAL DIOCESE
Rev P.K.Samuel the current Secretary of the Karnataka Central Diocese and presbyter of CSI Divya Shanti Church has been selected as the new Bishop by The Synod bishop selection panel for Karnataka Central Diocese (KCD) meeting in Chennai on 26th June 2013. Rev Samuel was one of the four strong contenders for the post, the others being Rev. Solomon Thomas, Rev. MM George & Rev. J. Ambler. Rev Samuel has relatively good administrative capabilities compared to others who were in the race. Rev Samuel will have an eight-year-long tenure as bishop. Rev P.K.Samuel will be consecreted on 01st July 2013 at St. Mark’s Cathedral, Bangalore. KCD Forum wishes him the best in his tenure as the Bishop.