Dr. Sam Peedikayil Mathew
Dr. Sam Peedikayil Mathew
Associate Professor


Department
Gospel & Plough School of Theology
Qualification
B.D.;M.Th.;D.Th;
Area of Specialization
New Testament
Phone No
8953807646
E-mail
sam.pmathew@shiats.edu.in, sam.pmathew@shiats.edu.in

Educational Details
DegreeUniversity/BoardYear
Ph.D1999
D.ThSerampore University, Kolkatta1998
M.ThSerampore University, Kolkatta1988
B.DSerampore University, Kolkatta1985
B.ThSerampore University, Kolkatta1984


Professional Summary

·   Serves at present as Associate Professor of New Testament, Research coordinator and Deputy Registrar (Theology) at Sam Higginbottom                 University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences.

·   Completed undergraduate, Post-graduate and Doctoral studies in Theology, specializing in New Testament, from Serampore University.  

·   Supervised 15 Post-graduate Theses and one doctoral Dissertation; presently supervises 6 Ph D Dissertations.

·   Taught Biblical courses and Greek for the past 24 years in several parts of India.

·   Has more than two decades of research experience.

·  Authored a book on Jesus’ criticism of the economic role of the Jerusalem Temple in Mark’s Gospel and co-edited another book on Theological          and ethical responses to the contemporary water crisis.

·   Authored 26 articles in National and International Journals and attended several national and international conferences.

·   Proficient in Biblical Greek, Hebrew, German and English and can speak, read and write Malayalam, Tamil and Hindi.

·   Held leadership roles as Warden, Dean, Graduate Studies, Dean, Post Graduate Studies in Serampore College, West Bengal and Gurukul                   Lutheran Theological College, Chennai.

·   Member of Society of Asian Biblical Studies and Society of Indian Biblical Studies.

·   Has a keen interest in relating the Bible to contemporary social issues.

·   Passionate in discovering and utilizing resources from the Indian context for doing theology as well as Biblical interpretation.

·   Presently involved in a project on the cross-scriptural reading of the Buddha and Christ.


Expertise

General New Testament History and Literature, Synoptic Gospels, Biblical Greek, Contextual Biblical Hermeneutics, Contextual and Liberation Theologies, Comparative Hermeneutics, Contemporary Social and Ecological Issues.


Projects

Current Project: Message and Method of Gautama Buddha and Jesus Christ: An Experiment in Cross-scriptural Hermeneutics (Delhi: ISPCK, Forthcoming).

Received One Year Grant in 2009 from World Council of Churches/Extensiton of Theological Education for doing Post-doctoral studies on "Buddha and Christ: A Comparative Hermeneutics".


Publications

Books

Sam P. Mathew & Chandran P. Martin eds., Waters of Life and Death: Ethical and Theological Responses to the Contemporary Water Crises (Delhi: ISPCK/United Evangelical Lutheran Church of India, 2005)

Gurukul Daily Devotion 2003, ed. Sam P Mathew (Chennai: Gurukul Lutheran Theological College and Research Institute, 2002)

Temple-criticism in Mark’s Gospel: The Economic Role of the Jerusalem Temple During the First Century CE (With a Foreword by Gerd Theissen) (Delhi: ISPCK, 1999)

Articles

“Salvation as Divinisation of Humans in John’s Gospel: Some Preliminary Observations”, Allahabad Theological Journal Vol.5 (2016), pp.65-82 (ISSN: 2320-1711).

“Can Anything Good Come Out of India for the Biblical World?”, Bible Darshan: Exploring the Frontiers for Post-Western Biblical Studies, ed. Dexter Mabon (Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, Forthcoming)

“The Nature and Purpose of the Mission of Jesus from a Lukan Perspective and Its Relevance for Christian Mission Today”, Journal of Mission and Intercultural Studies, Vol.8 (No.1, January-June , 2016), 5-17.

“Biblical Interpretation”, Footprints of Faith: A Festschrift in Honour of Most Rev. Prof. Rajendra B. Lal, eds. Bishop D K Sahu, A K A Lawrence et al. (Allahabad: SHIATS, 2016), 186-193.

“Biblical Hermeneutics of M. M. Thomas: An Evaluation with Special Reference to his interpretation of Paul’s Stance on Slavery”, Journeys into the Deep: Hermeneutical Pattern of M.M.Thomas, eds. C. I. David Joy & P. Mohan Larbeer (Bangalore: BTESSC, 2016), 74-92 (ISBN: 978-93-83002-14-6)

“Reading John’s Gospel through Green Lenses: John 9:1-17”, in Good New to the Whole Creation: A Festschrift to the Rev. Dr. V. J. John, eds. Limatula Longkumer, Philip Vinod Peacock & Rodinmawia Ralte (Delhi/Kolkata: ISPCK/Bishop’s College, 2016), 127-143.[ISBN: 978-81-8465-540-7]

“A Socio-historical Reading of John 5:1-18”, Masih Sevak XXXIX No.3 (April, 2015) United Theological College, Bangalore, 14-24.

“Intercultural Bible Reading: An Evaluation from an Indian Perspective”, in In love with the Bible and Its Ordinary Readers: Hans de Wit and the intercultural Bible reading project, Ed. Hans Snoek (Elkhart: Indiana Institute of Mennonite Studies, 2015), 57-66 (ISBN 0-936273-79-8).

“Breath of God as the Image of God”, Radiant Life, Vol. 8 (No.1, 2015), 36-39.

“An Ecological Reading of John 9:1-17”, Allahabad Theological Journal, Vol.4 (2014), 100-123.

“Jesus as Prophetical Ecumenist in the Gospel of Luke” in Prophetic Ecumenism: The Journey Ahead, ed. Christopher Rajkumar (Tiruvalla: CSS & NCCI, 2014), 193-213 (ISBN 978-81-7821-632-4).

“Jesus and Persons with Disabilities: A Re-reading of the Synoptic Gospels from a Disability Perspective”, in Sprouts of Disability Theology, ed. Christopher Rajkumar (Nagpur: NCCI, 2012), 48-59.

“Early Contacts between Ancient India and the Western World: Implications for New Testament Background”, in In the Master’s Service: Reflections on Christian Ministry. In Honour of Rev. Dr. M. V. Abraham, ed. Abraham Philip (Kottayam: The Marthoma Theological Seminary, 2011), 157-188

“The Parable of the Sower in Mark’s Gospel and the Parable of the Field in the Tripiṭaka: Towards a Cross-Scriptural Reading”, Gurukul Journal of Theological Studies, Vol.XXI (No.2, June 2011), 47-60; “La ‘Párabola  del sembrador’ del Evangelio de Marcos y la ‘Párabola del campo’ del Tripittaka: hacia una lectura entre Escrituras”, (Spanish) Vida y Pensamieto, Vol. 31 (No.2, 2011), 83-110.

“Jesus’ Way of Doing Mission: Christian Mission Revisited (Luke 10:1-11)”, Religion & Society, Vol.56 (No.1, March 2011), 7-16; Theologizing in India Today: Interpreting the Signs of Times, ed. Vincent Rajkumar (Bangalore: CISRS, 2012), 247-257.

“Be Servant-Leaders: Re-visioning Christian Leadership (Mark 10:35-45)”, Religion & Society, Vol.56 (No.1, March 2011), 17-27; Theologizing in India Today: Interpreting the Signs of Times, ed. Vincent Rajkumar (Bangalore: CISRS, 2012), 267-280.

“Indian Biblical Hermeneutics: Methods and Principles”, in Wati Longchar ed. Issues in Theological Research: A Methodological Exploration (Bangalore: BTESSC/ SATHRI, 2010), 71-112

“Some Biblical Insights on Christian Theologising and Social Thinking in India: The Sharing Act of the Multitude (Mark 6:30-44)”, in Christian Theologising and Social Thinking in India: Discernment, Interconnection, Transition and New Direction, ed. Vincent Rajkumar  (Bangalore: Christian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society, 2010), 15-30; Theologizing in India Today: Interpreting the Signs of Times, ed. Vincent Rajkumar (Bangalore: CISRS, 2012), 217-233.

“Global Warming: Some Insights from Jesus’ Temple Action, Mark 11:15-19”, in Green Gospel, eds. Rt. Rev. Thomas Samuel and Mathew Koshy Punnackadu (Tiruvalla: Christava Sahitya Samiti, 2010), 53-64.

“The Rich and the Riches in the Gospel of Luke and Tirukkural: An Intertextual Reading”, Gurukul Journal of Theological Studies XX (1, 2009), 48-60.

“A Re-examination of Jesus’ Interpretation of Scriptures in Mark’s Gospel”, Gurukul Journal of Theological Studies XIX (1, 2008), 153-168

“Christology for a New World: A Re-Reading of Mark 2:1-3:6 from an Indian Perspective”, CTC Bulletin XXIII (2, Aug.2007), 47-64.

“The Child, the Shepherds Saw”, People’s Reporter, Vol.20 (Issue 23, Dec.10-25, 2007), 1-3.

“Dalit World and Biblical World - An Encounter: Suffering and Pain”, in Dalit Biblical Theology. Dalit World and Biblical World - An Encounter (New Delhi: Centre for Dalit/Subaltern Studies, 2007), 79-113.

“Religion and Social Concerns in the Epistle of James”, in Samuel Meshak, ed., Mission with the Marginalised, (Tiruvalla: CSS, 2007), 120-144. 

“Beware of Exclusivism”, Ecumenical Horizon 1 (3, 2006), 13-15.

“Reasons for the Passion of Christ: A Re-examination from the Perspective of the Synoptic Gospels”, Diocesan Herald, Madras Calcutta Diocese of Mar Thoma Church, Vol.5 (1, 2006), 5-9.

“Jesus’ Attitude to the Riches and the Rich in Luke’s Gospel”, in Joseph George, ed., God of All Grace. Essays in Honour of Origen Vasantha Jathanna, (Bangalore: United Theological College/Asia Trading Corporation, 2005), 85-106.

“Indian Biblical Hermeneutics: Methods and Principles”, Neotestamentica: Journal for the Study of the New Testament in South Africa 38. 1 (2004), 100-126.

“Jesus’ Attitude towards People of Other Faiths in the Gospel of Luke”, Gurukul Journal of Theological Studies XIV (2003), 23-36.

“Commonalities between the Teachings of Jesus in St. Luke’s Gospel and Tiruvalluvar in Tirukkural on the Riches and the Rich”, Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies, Vol. XX (No.2, Mar. 2003), 61-100.

“Discipleship in the Gospel of Mark and the Guru-Sishya Relationship in Sanakara’s Teaching”, in A. Thottakara, ed., Indian Interpretations of the Bible. Festschrift in Honour of Prof. Dr. Joseph Pathrapankal, cmi (Bangalore: Dharmaram Publications, 2000), 357-78.

“Jesus and the Purity System in Mark’s Gospel: A Leper (Mk.1:40-45)”, Gurukul Journal of Theological Studies 9 (No.1 & 2, 1999), 36-51.

Articles (Malayalam)

“Paul”, in Bible Vijnanakosam (One Volume Malayalam Dictionary of the Bible), ed. E. C. John (Tiruvalla: Theological Literature Council, 2006), 567-576.

“The Gospel According to Matthew”, in Bible Vijnanakosam  (One Volume Malayalam Dictionary of the Bible), ed. E. C. John (Tiruvalla: Theological Literature Council, 2006), 682-686

Book Reviews

James Massey, The Gospel According to Luke, Dalit Bible Commentary (New Testament Vol.3), (New Delhi: Centre for Dalit Studies, 2008), in Gurukul Journal of Theological Studies XIX (1, 2008), 211-12.

V. J. John, The Ecological Vision of Jesus: Nature in the Parables of Mark. The Use of Nature Images in Mark Chapter 4 with Special Reference to their Significance for the Ecological Concerns (Tiruvalla & Bangalore: CSS – BTTBPSA, 2002), in Bangalore Theological Forum, Vol. XXXV, No. 1, 2003), 198-200.

Foreword

Foreword, in T. Johnson, Errors in New Testament Translations and the Problem for Interpretation (Delhi: ISPCK, 2005).

Bhanu Samuel, Vedapatanam Pinnamburngalioode (Bible Studies from the Margins), (Pathanamthitta: Creative Books, 2011), 3-5.

 

 

 

 

 


Conferences

Selected Oral and Written Presentations

“Denying the Self in Jesus’ Teaching and Anatta in the Buddha’s Teaching: An Experiment in Cross-Scriptural Hermeneutics”, A Paper read in SNTS-APLC Conference held at Kottayam, Oct.21-23, 2016.

“Can anything good come out of India for the Biblical World?”, A Paper read in Bible Darshan: Exploring the Frontiers for Post-Western Biblical Studies, A Seminar Organised by United Theological College, Bangalore, Jan.30-Feb.1, 2014.

“A Re-reading of John 7:53-8:11 Through the Eyes of Women”, An Open, Participatory Bible Study Conducted at the Gurukul SCM Unit Meeting at Gurukul Theological College on Feb.11, 2013.

“An Eco-juctice Reading of John 9:1-12”, A Bible Study Conducted at the Gurukul SCM Unit Meeting at Gurukul Theological College,  on July 14, 2012.

Delivered the Opening Session Address on the theme, “Let’s Re-examine Our Self Identities” for the Retreat in Gurukul Theological College on June 11, 2012.

Led three sessions in the One Day Retreat on the Theme, “A re-examination of Our Self Identities, Our Community Life and Our Role in Nature”, at Concordia Theological Seminary, Nagercoil on June 15, 2012.

“Jesus and Persons with Disabilities: A Re-reading of the

Synoptic Gospels from a Disability Perspective”, A Paper presented in Theological Roundtable on Disability at Church Women Centre, Gurukul Campus, 8 – 10 Feb. 2011, jointly organized by NCCI, Commission on Justice, Peace and Creation & WCC, Ecumenical Disability Advocates Network.

“Christmas from the Perspective of the Poor and the Marginalised (Luke 2:1-20)”, A Bible Study Conducted at the Gurukul SCM Unit Meeting at Gurukul Theological College on Dec. 9, 2010.

 “Jesus’ Way of Doing Mission: Christian Mission Revisited (Luke 10:1-11)”, A Bible Study Presented in the Second Lay Theologians Network – India on Sep. 25, 2010, jointly organized by ICSA & CISRS, at ICSA, Egmore, Chennai.

“Be Servant-Leaders: Re-visioning Christian Leadership (Mark 10:35-45)”, A Bible Study Presented in the Second Lay Theologians Network – India on Sep. 26, 2010, jointly organized by ICSA & CISRS, at ICSA, Egmore, Chennai.

“The Parable of the Sower in Mark’s Gospel and the Parable of the Field in the Tripițaka: Towards a Cross-Scriptural Reading”, A Paper Presented at the Staff Research Seminar on July 14, 2010 at Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai.

“Some Biblical Insights on Christian Theologizing and Social Thinking in India: Sharing of the Multitude (Mark 6:30-44)”, A Bible Study Presented in a Consultation of National Network of Young Theologians in India, organized by Christian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society in Collaboration with Interfaith Coalition for Peace, Delhi and ECC, Bangalore, April 23-25, 2010 at ECC, Whitefield, Bangalore.

“Indian Biblical Hermeneutics: Methods and Principles”, A Paper Presented at the South Asia Theological Research Institute, Doctoral Orientation Seminar, held at United Theological College, Bangalore on May 6, 2009.

“Luke’s Gospel and Tirukkural on Wealth: An Inter-textual Reading”, A Paper Presented in the Second Society of Asian Biblical Studies conference held in Seoul, South Korea, July 14-16, 2008.

“The Response of Markan Jesus to Suffering and Pain”, Key-note address delivered on the Re-opening Day to the Staff and Students of Arul Kadal, Jesuit Regional Theology Centre, Chennai on June 19, 2007.

“Dalit World and Biblical World - An Encounter: Suffering and Pain”, A Paper Presented in a National Seminar on the theme “Dalit World and Biblical World - An Encounter”, jointly organized by Centre for Dalit Studies and Vidyajyoti College of Theology at New Delhi from Nov.3-5, 2006.

“Current Trends in New Testament Interpretation”, A Lecture Delivered at Faith Theological Seminary, Manakala, Kerala, Oct. 11, 2006.

“Christology for a New World: A Re-reading of Mark 2:1-3:6 from an Indian Perspective”, A Paper Presented at the First Meeting of Society for Asian Biblical Studies, held at Divinity School of Chung Chi College, Hong Kong on Aug.24, 2006.

Delivered two Lectures on the Theme, “God in Your Grace Transform the World”, in the 89th Annual Youth Conference of the Church of South India Youth Movement, Central Kerala CSI Diocese, at Vechoochira, Kerala, Dec.26-28, 2005.

“The Poor and the Rich in Luke’s Gospel”, A Seminar Paper presented in the Seminar on Biblical Hermeneutics on Poverty by Christian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society, Bangalore, Dec.1-2, 2005.

“Present Trends in Biblical Interpretation”, A Lecture Delivered in the Pastor’s In-service Training Programme Held at Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai on Nov.17, 2005.

“Biblical Insights to Confront Accumulating and Consumerist Culture (Luke 12:13-21)”, A Bible Study presented in the Consultation on Theological Education, held at Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai on Aug.5, 2005.

“Commonalities between the Teachings of Jesus in St. Luke’s Gospel and Tiruvalluvar in Tirukkural on the Riches and the Rich”, A Seminar Paper presented in absentia in the First International Conference on the History of Early Christianity in India, held from 13th to 16th Aug.2005 at the Concordia College, Bronxville, New York.

“Jesus’ Response to Discrimination”, A Lecture Delivered to National Consultation on Church’s Development Priorities, Organized by United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India, at St. Xavier’s Communication Centre, Pondicherry, Aug.10, 2004. 

“Healing and Breaking of Barriers: A Woman with a Flow of Blood (Mk.5:25-34)”, A Bible Study conducted in the National Consultation on Biblical Hermeneutics – Women’s Perspectives” organized by UELCI Women’s Desk  at Church Women’s Centre, Gurukul Campus on Jan. 31, 2004.

“Roman Centurion – An Example of Faith in Action (Lk.7:1-10)”, A Bible Study conducted in the Gurukul Alumni Association Meeting at Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai on Jan.18, 2004.

“Christian Faith and Witness in a Pluralistic Context: A Student’s Response”, A Lecture Delivered at the SCMI-North Tamil Nadu Region Workshop on the Theme, “Christian Faith and Witness in a Pluralistic Context” at MRC Centre, Chennai on Nov.28, 2003.

“Fullness of Life in Christ and the Rich (Lk.18:18-30)”, A Bible Study Conducted in a Retreat for CSI Pastors by the Pastoral Aid Department, CSI Synod at the CSI Synod Office, Chennai  on Nov.11, 2003.

“Goodnews to the Poor”, Key Note Address delivered in a Workshop on the Theme, “Goodnews to the Poor”, jointly organized by UELCI Youth Desk and SCMI-North Tamil Nadu Region on Oct. 18, 2003 at Martin Luther Bhavan, Gurukul Campus, Chennai.

“Indian Biblical Hermeneutics: Methods and Principles”, A Paper Presented in the Consultation on the Indian Bible Commentary Project Held at Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai on Sept.23, 2003.

“Jesus’ Attitude Towards the People of Other Faiths in the Gospel of Luke”, A Research Paper Presented at Staff Research Seminar of Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai on Aug. 27, 2003.

“Mission in the New Testament”, A Series of Five Lectures Delivered at LWF Training For Mission in Asia, held at Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai, Nov. 16 – Dec. 15, 2001.

“Some Issues in the Interpretation of the Kingdom of God in the Sayings in Mark’s Gospel,” A Research Paper Presented in the Gurukul-UTC Faculty Joint Seminar Held at Gurukul on June 7, 2001.

“Christian Ministry in the New Testament: A Pauline Perspective”, A Paper Presented for the Pastors’ Refresher’s Course at Serampore College, West Bengal on Jan. 29, 2000.

“The Church to be in the New Millennium”, A Talk delivered at the Retreat in the Mar Thoma Church, Calcutta on Oct.2, 1999.

General Principles for the Interpretation of Biblical Texts”, A Public Lecture Delivered at Serampore College, West Bengal on Sep. 6, 1999.

 


Teaching Experience

May 2013 to present - Associate Professor of New Testament, Faculty of Theology, Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, Allahabad, India.

Jan. 2013 to April 2013 - Visiting Professor, Calvin Institute of Theology, Yacharam, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Sep. 2012 to Dec. 2012 - Professor of New Testament, Sindima Memorial Institute of Arts and Technology, Blantyre, Malawi.

June 2005 to August 2012 - Professor, Gurukul Lutheran Theological College and Research Institute, Chennai, India.

June 2000 to May 2005 - Associate Professor, Gurukul Lutheran Theological College and Research Institute, Chennai, India.

September 1998 to May 2000 - Associate Professor, Serampore College, Serampore, West Bengal, India.

June 1990 to May 1994 - Lecturer, Clark Theological College, Mokokchung, Nagaland, North East India.

June 1989 to May 1988 - Manipur Bible College, Kangpokpi, Manipur, India.

June 1988 to May 1989 - Lecturer, Hindustan Bible Institute & College, Chennai, India.

 


Additional Positions
DesignationOffice/Department
Dy. Registrar (Theology)Gospel & Plough School of Theology

Other

Membership

1988 to present - Society for Biblical Studies in India.

2006 to present - Society of Asian Biblical Studies, Hong Kong.

2010 to present - National Network of Young Theologians in India.

2010 to present - Lay Theologians Network in India.

2006 to present - Advisory Board, Intercultural Bible Collective, Free University, Amsterdam.

2010 to 2012 - Doctoral Assessment Committee, New Testament Department, North India Institute of Post-graduate Studies, Kolkata, India.

2010 to 2012 - M. Th. Board of Studies (NT), Senate of Serampore University

December 2010 - Commission of Senate of Serampore for Evaluating the Post-Graduate Programme at Nav Jyoti Post-Graduate and Research Centre, New Delhi.

2009 to 2012 - Doctoral Assessment Committee, New Testament Department, United Theological College, Bangalore, India.

2009 to 2012 - Doctoral Assessment Committee, New Testament Department, Tamilnadu Theological Seminary, Madurai, India.

2008 to 2009 - Bachelor of Divinity Curriculum Revision Committee of Senate of Serampore University  held in Kottayam, Bangalore and Chennai

2006 to 2012 - Doctoral Assessment Committee, New Testament Department, Federated Faculty for Research in Religion and Culture, Kottayam, India.

2008 to 2010 - Society of Biblical Literature

2004 to 2012 - Board of Studies, New Testament Department, Senate of Serampore University.

Jan. 2004 - Bachelor of Christian Studies Curriculum Revision Committee of Senate Serampore University  held at Vishranti Nilayam, Bangalore

Assistantship

May 2015 to present - Deputy Registrar (Theology), Faculty of Theology, Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, Allahabad.

May 2013 to present - Research Co-ordinator, Faculty of Theology, Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, Allahabad

May 2013 to June 2014 - Editor, Allahabad Theological Journal

June 2011 to Aug. 2012 - Dean, Post-Graduate Studies, Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai

2009 to 2011 - Dean, Martin Luther Library, Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai

2000 to Aug. 2012 - Head, New Testament Department, Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai

2006 to Aug. 2012 - Convener & Chief Editor, Indian Bible Commentary Project of Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai

2008 to present - Regional Editor, South Asia, International Voices in Biblical Studies (Initiated by the International Cooperation Initiation Task Force of the SBL)

2006 to 2009 - Dean, Graduate Studies, Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai

2003 to 2012 - Coordinator, Chennai Bible Study Group of Intercultural Bible Study, Free University, Amsterdam

2003 to 2006 - Convener, Staff-Research Seminar, Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai

2003 to 2006 - Convener, Board of New Testament Studies, Senate of Serampore University

May 2004 - Coordinator and Dean, National Theological Colloquium on the theme “Water as Life; Water as Right” held at Ooty, Tamil Nadu, May 3-9, 2004

2001 to 2003 - Convener & Editor, Gurukul Daily Devotions 2003, Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai

2000 to 2002 - Warden, Thiruvalluvar Men’s Hostel, Gurukul Lutheran Theological College, Chennai

1998 to 2000 - Staff-in-charge of Library, Serampore College, Serampore, West Bengal, India