n.1.(Eccl. Hist.) A Thomæan.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Since Chacko was a Mar Thomite, his opinion may be considered biased.
The reference is to what the Mar Thomites call the process of Reformation initiated in the church by a priest, Abraham Malpan of Maramon on the banks of the Pampa, where the Maramon Convention is held every year.
Like the Puritans, who were thrown out of the church in England in the 16th Century, his followers, called the Mar Thomites, were denied the pulpit in church after church.
When the Mar Thomites lost their claim on the church, it saddened everyone.