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educator , pastor , theologian

Jeyaseelan Joseph Kanagaraj, Indian pastor, theologian, educator. Scholar, Langham Trust, 1993-1994. Promoter education for deaf Church of South India, since 1980, organizer vocational training, 1986, promoter education for village children, 1985—1988; Member of Society New Testament Studies, Tyndal Fellowship, Society Biblical Studies in India.

Background

Kanagaraj, Jeyaseelan Joseph was born on August 20, 1948 in Aruppukotta, India. Son of Joseph Durairaj Thangiah and Poomani Joseph.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, 1968. Bachelor's Degree, Senate of Serampore College, Kolkota, West Bengal, India, 1978. Master of Theology, Senate of Serampore College, Kolkota, West Bengal, India, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Durham, England, 1995.

Career

Presbyter Church of South India, Madurai, 1978—1988, director presbyters' study, 1984—1988, manager home for deaf, 1985—1988. Correspondent Computer Society of India High School, Manamadurai, 1985—1988. Senior lecturer New Testament Union Biblical Seminary, Pune, India, 1988—1991, dean students India, 1989—1990, dean of students India, 1995—1996, assistant professor New Testament India, 1995, academy dean India, 1998—2000, professor New Testament India, 2001—2006.

Academy dean, professor New Testamanet Hindustan Bible Institute and College, Kilpauk, India, since 2006.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: 'Mysticism' in the Gospel of John: An Inquiry into its Background, 1998, The Gospel of John: A Commentary with Elements of Comparison to Indian Religious Thoughts and Cultural Practices, 2005. Editor: Mission and Missions: Essays in Honour of I. Ben Wati, 1998, Unfailing Vision: The Story of Union Biblical Seminary, 1999. Co-author (with Ian Kemp): The Gospel According to John, 2002.

      Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Promoter education for deaf Church of South India, since 1980, organizer vocational training, 1986, promoter education for village children, 1985—1988. Member of Society New Testament Studies, Tyndal Fellowship, Society Biblical Studies in India.

Connections

Married Pamela Vasantha Albert, May 22, 1975. Children: Hanson Society of Jesus (Jesuit), Theoson J.P.

father:
Joseph Durairaj Thangiah

mother:
Poomani Joseph

spouse:
Pamela Vasantha Albert

child:
Hanson Society of Jesus Kanagaraj (Jesuit)

child:
Theoson J.P Kanagaraj