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Faculty Team

Rev. Dr. Pari Titus comes from Salem, Tamilnadu.  He did his B.Th at South India Biblical Seminary (SIBS), B.D and M.Th at Union Biblical Seminary (UBS) at Yavatmal/Pune, and PhD in Missiology at CIME, Bangalore.

After serving in various leadership responsibilities and as the Principal at Bethel Bible Institute, in Salem, Tamilnadu (1982- 2007), he took the leadership as the Executive Director (2007-2016) at Bethel Agricultural Fellowship), an NGO involved in Child care, Education, Heath, Agriculture and Community development projects in Tamilnadu

He is the ordained Presbyter of the Church of North India and served as the senior Chaplain of the Bethel Gospel Fellowship in Tamilnadu. Mrs Pauline Titus is his wife, currently in her final phase of her doctoral program in Christian ministry. They are blessed with two sons Praveen Samuel and Prakash Stephen.

Email :  principal@cotr.in

Contact No : (0)9443887229


Rev. D. Anand Sunil Kumar comes from Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. He has a B.Sc in Electronics from Andhra University. His M.Div (Master of Divinity) is from Hindustan Bible Institute, Chennai.

He has his M.Th (Master of Theology) in Biblical Studies (New Testament) from SAIACS (South Asia Institute of Advanced Christian Studies), Bangalore. He has been ministering in COTR since 2009, prior to which he also taught in ITC (International Training Centre), Vizianagaram; NLSOM (New Life School of Mission). He also was the Co-Editor of the Answer Magazine and Editor to the COTR Journal. His wife is Parimala, they are blessed with three daughters, Anvitha Vatsalya and Nissi. 

Email : sunil@cotr.in 

Contact No : (0)9542503264


Rev. Mathew Jacob comes from Kerala. He did his M.A. (Philosophy) from Andhra University and B.Th., M.Div and (M.Th) at COTR Theological Seminary, Visakhapatnam He has been serving the Lord through various ministries.

He has many years of experience in Pastoral and Teaching ministry. Previously, he was Dean of Students at Grace Bible College, Haryana and Registrar at Nagaland Bible College, Mokokchung, Nagaland for seven years. 

Since 1998, he has been serving at COTRTS. Presently he is working as Registrar at COTR Theological Seminary. He is also the General Secretary of New Testament Church of India. Mrs. Lydia Mathew is his wife. They are blessed with three children and a Grandson – Blessy, Blesson , Beulah and Seth Evan Mathew.

Email : mjacob@cotr.in /  registrar@cotr.in / mathewjbethel@cotr.in

Contact No : (0)9490074897 / 7780442559


Rev. Bandi Rajasekhar hails from Telangana. He did his Master of Divinity at South India Biblical Seminary (SIBS), Bangarapet and Master of Theology at Church on the Rock Theological Seminary (COTR TS), Visakhapatnam.

Formerly, he worked as Evangelist in the Dornakal Diocese of Church of South India (CSI), and lecturer at South Asia Leadership Training and Development Centre (SALT DC), Pipariya, M.P.  in 2009-11.

He is an ordained priest of Anglican Episcopal Church. Mrs. Anitha Raj is his wife. She is a teacher by profession. They are blessed with two sons, Samuel Raj and Samson. Since 2013 he has been serving as faculty member at COTR TS.

 Email : bandirajasekhar7@cotr.in

Contact No : (0)9603618492


Dasan Jeyaraj, comes from Sawyerpuram, Tamil Nadu, and raised through Bethel Fellowship, Salem, He did his B.Th. at South India Biblical Seminary (SIBS) with three College and University awards, and continued BD and M.Th. at Union Biblical Seminary (UBS) at Pune, MA at Annamalai University, Chidambaram and Ph. D. in Missions at Utrecht University, The Netherlands. He has published more than 10 articles, edited several books and published a book.

He has been serving at various leadership responsibilities in Operation Mobilization, India, such as evangelism team leader and state coordinator, the Principal of the International College of Cultural Studies, Hyderabad (1996-2011) 

He has been serving as the adjunct faculty of SAIACS, Bangalore, Calvin Institute of Theology, Hyderabad, Centre for Contemporary Christianity, Bangalore and International College of Cultural Studies, Hyderabad. 

He is the current Secretary of Fellowship of Indian Missiologists (an Ecumenical Forum) – FOIM, honorary Presbyter of St. Thomas’, Secunderabad since 2003, adjunct faculty taught at Bharat Bible College, Hyderabad (1997-1998), Briercrest College and Seminary, Canada (2002-2011), and India Graduate School of Missiology, Chennai (2011-).

Rev. Dr Dasan Jeyaraj is the Dean of M. Th. and Ph.D. Studies and Professor of Missions, History and Contextual Theology at the CHURCH ON THE ROCK THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY. Married to Indra and blessed with two daughters Annie Preethisa and Anuja Premika.

Email ID : jeyaraj.dasan@cotr.in

Contact No : (0)8008004726


Dr. S. A. Devasahayam is from Tirunelveli, Tamilnadu. After serving Operation Mobilisation India for two decades in various leadership roles, including, as a resource person for Church History discipline in various colleges, heading the department of History of Christianity in New Life College and Asia Evangelical College & Seminary, Bangalore and adjourned faculty at Colombo Theological Seminary and AG Bible College at Sri Lanka.
He holds 3 masters degrees; Master of Arts from Madras University, Master of Divinity from ICCS, Hyderabad and Master of Theology (History of Christianity) from SAIACS, Bangalore. And Ph D (Inter Dis. – Church History) is from Madras University, Chennai.
He is married to Vinuo Devasahayam, who works as HR with New Life Computer Institute, Bangalore. They are blessed with two daughters Arpitha Evangeline & Selvina Margaret.

Email ID : devavinuo@cotr.in

Contact No : 89044 34864



Pauline Titus comes from Salem, Tamilnadu. She did her B.Th at Hindustan Bible Institute and BD at Serampore and MA in Sociology at Annamalai University, Tamilnadu..
After serving for 30 years at Bethel Bible Institute, in Salem, Tamilnadu (1985- 2015), she took the leadership as the Director of sponsor relations department at Bethel Agricultural Fellowship, an NGO involved in Child care services in Tamilnadu. Since 2016, she has been serving at COTRTS and in her final phase of her doctoral studies

Email : pauline@cotr.in

Contact No : (0)9443887329


Suhas Dandey comes from Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh. He did his Bachelor in Theology at Ebenezer Bible College, Kottayam, Kerala; Masters in Divinity at Church On The Rock Theological Seminary (COTRTS), Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh and Masters in Theology  at South Asia Institute of Advanced Christian Studies (SAIACS), Benguluru, Karnataka.

He served God in various capacities such as Pastor of TLP Church Rajahmundry for 2 years, Student Counselor with Inter Collegiate Prayer Fellowship (ICPF) for 3 years and Adjunct faculty for Satyam Theological College.

He has been teaching in COTRTS since 2014. He is Co-Editor to the COTR Journal. He is married to Mrs. Missionary Fragrance and blessed with a son, Aben (Happy) and a daughter Adah (Khushi).

 Email : suhas@cotr.in

Contact No : (0)7674940734


Mr. Hirendra Prasad originally hails from Odisha. He has B.A. degree from Berhampur University (Orissa). He did his Master of Divinity at South India Baptist Bible College and Seminary, Coimbatore, and Master of Theology (New Testament) at Hindustan Bible Institute and College, Chennai. He has been working in COTR Theological Seminary since 2014. He is Editor to the Answer Magazine. He is married to Mrs. Silpa Mol.

 Email : hirendra@cotr.in / deanofstudents.cotr@gmail.com

Contact No : (0)9912132962


Mrs. Helen Johnson Titus resides at Dorathota, Bheemunipatnam, Visakhapatnam.  She has B.A. degree from Osmania University, Hyderabad and M.A. from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.  She has done her M. Div and M. Th. in Missions at COTR Theological Seminary. 

She has worked abroad for a few years and at present serving in COTR College of Ministries in different positions as Secretary to the Board of COTR College of Ministries and New Testament Church of India. She serves as the Dean of Women .

She also serves as the Principal of Nava Jeevan Christian Jr. College.  Rev. Johnson Titus is her husband and they are blessed with five children.

 Email : helen@cotr.in 

Contact No : (0)9505337512


Mr. Odugu Raja Babu comes from Machilipatnam, Andhra Pradesh. He earned his Bachelor of Theology (B.Th.) at Jesus and Friends Bible College in Kottarakara, Kerala; his Master of Divinity (M.Div.) at South Asia Institute for Leadership and Cultural Studies (SAILCS) in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu and his Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) in Study of Religions with specialization to Hinduism through Martin Luther Christian University at South Asia Institute of Advanced Christian Studies (SAIACS) in Bengaluru, Karnataka.  

He served as faculty and chaplain of Asian Bible College in Cochin, Kerala from 2013-2014. He is married to Mrs. Karuna Kumari.They are blessed with a son, Joseph Rajakumar (Prince)

 Email : rajababu@cotr.in 

Contact No : (0) 9000408754


Mr.Maddala Purna Chandra Rao comes from Tenali, Andhra Pradesh. He has B.Sc. degree from Nagarjuna University (Andhra Pradesh). He earned his Bachelor of Theology (B.Th.) at Andhra Pradesh Bible College, Andhra Pradesh; Master of Divinity (M.Div.) at Trivandrum Bible College (TBC) in Kerala, and Master of Theology(M.Th.) in Old Testament at South Asia Institute of Advanced Christian Studies (SAIACS) in Bengaluru, Karnataka.  

 Email : purna@cotr.in / director4cotrtsdoes@gmail.com 

Contact No : 9493743201


Samuel hails from Hydrabad and holds Bachelor of Theology and currently perusing BA at Andra University, with his technical skills in Graphic Designing and motion graphics served as Sound Engineer and Audio Editor in OM India (2005-2009) and also as Operation Mobilization (OM)  India film Team Leader in Uttar Pradesh.

He continued to serve in the Video Communication Department at OM India (2009-2016) t.)  He is now serving as the COTR media department since June 2016. Samuel is married to Ruth and they are blessed with a daughter and now residing in the Dorathota campus.

Email : media.cotr.in@gmail.com / samuel@cotr.in

Contact No : (0) 9177843173


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Rev. Leela Grace comes from Tagarapuvalasa, Visakhapatnam. She is the faculty in christian ministry department. She did her B.com in Bheemunipatnam Degree College and M.com from Andhra University. She did her B.C.S (Bachelor of Christian studies) in A.C.T.C Andhra Christian Theological College Hyderabad, M.Th (Christian Education) in U.B.S Union biblical seminary. She comes with rich ministerial experience. Her husband Rev. Dr.Alfred Sudhakar, Pastor in Baptist church since 1998, she is ministering in the church along with her husband. They are blessed with two sons Benhur and Bonhoffer


Email :  leelagracenalla@cotr.in

Contact No : (0) 8074936308


Mr. Monceymon Joseph comes from Kerala. He did his theological studies starting with B.Th. From Faith Bible College Maharashtra, Mumbai, Badlapur, M.Div and M.Th (Missiology) at New Life Biblical Seminary, Ayoor, Kerala, and PG Diploma in Ministries from Hebron Bible College, IPC Head quarters, Kumbanad, Kerala.
He made his secular qualifications, which are Engg. Diploma (ECE) from Technical Education board of Kerala completed B.Tech (ECE) from CUSAT, B.A and M.A. (Sociology) from IGNOU. He has been serving the Lord through various ministries in various capacities.

He was a lecturer in True Light for Asia Bible College, Vengoor Kottarakkara for one year and from 2018 September onwards, he has been serving at COTRTS. Presently he is working as Faulty in Mission Department at COTR Theological Seminary. Mrs. Blessy P Thankachan is his wife. They are blessed with a son, Rayan.

Email :  monceymonjoseph@cotr.in

Contact No : (0) 9747098624


Mr. Merugu.Prema Kumar, comes from Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh. He earned M.A.; B.Ed,; M.L.I.S.C.Master of Library and Information Science at Andra University. He served as librarian, both at Hyderabad Bible College and S.V.S. Degree College. He has been working in COTR Theological Seminary as Librarian since 2017

Email :  sunny.premakuma@cotr.in

Contact No : (0) 9441939337



          


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