Orlando July 05 2005: Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, the asst. Metropolitan Of American diocese laid the foundation stone for the parish hall of St. Pauls Orthodox Church, Orlando on Sunday July 3, 2005 in a brief ceremony. Earlier the stone was blessed by Metropolitan Mathews Mar Barnabas. Many priests and faithful attended the ceremony.
In 1992St.Pauls Orthodox Congregation came into existence under the vicarship of Fr. Dr. M. K. Thomas. Now it has grown with a membership of 28 families. The congregation already had acquired 5 acres of land in Longwood of Greater Orlando.
Once in two months the congregation has its Holy Qurbana.
Alexander V.Alex, the trustee welcomed the gathering and Dr.C.P.Peter, the secretary proposed vote of thanks.
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