TAMIL ANNUAL CONFERENCE BISHOP
Rev Dennis Raj became a ministerial candidate of TAC in 1992 and graduated with Bachelor of Divinity from Seminari Theoloji Malaysia in 1997. Subsequently he completed his Master of Theology (full-time) at the London School of Theology in 2007. His research analysed the religious rights of non-Muslims in Malaysia with particular reference to the Islamic concept of ‘Dhimma’ which denotes a separate arrangement of citizenship for non-Muslims to exist peacefully within the ambit of an Islamic nation. He completed his PhD at the same institution. His dissertation looked at how three specific elements of Islamization have directly become causative factors for the emergence of three emergent solidarity initiatives among Christians in Malaysia.
He has served as pastor within TAC in various churches while holding different portfolios such as Youth Director and District Superintendent.
Bishop Dennis Raj is married to homemaker, Alice, and they have three teenage daughters: Christine, Chlarine and Catherine.
Bishop Rev Dr. Dennis Raj