Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 23 July 2020, Card. Luis Antonio G. Tagle, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, appointed Fr. Thomas Peringalloor, SVD Rector of the Regional Theological Seminary in the Archdiocese of Bhopal.
The new Rector was born on November 2, 1955 in Palavayal, Kerala (India), and was ordained a priest on May 5, 1984. He was assistant parish priest in the diocese of Jhabua, India. He obtained his doctorate in Missiology from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome. He was Vice Rector and then Rector of St. Peter's College, in Rome. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 21/01/2021)