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OCYM to Observe Youth Week from August 30

KOTTAYAM: The Orthodox Christian youth Movement will observe from August 30 to September 6 as Youth Week . Various activities and programs will be conducted in these days at unit level. All units will chart programs upholding the motto”Youth towards social welfare and goodness. ” Charity projects, house visits, classes and seminars on various subjects, medical camps, environmental awareness programs, cleaning programs, creating parish premises eco friendly, bible study, retreat and counseling sessions etc are the activities designed, according to the need of local parishes.

The central level inauguration of youth week will be held in Thejus auditorium, at Palarivattom, Kochi on 30th August2009 at 4pm.

President of OCYM, Metropolitan Yoohanon Mar Polycarpos, will preside Kerala Minister Binoy Viswam will inaugurate the function. K.M.Mani MLA will be the chief guest. Metropolitan Dr.Mathews Mar Severios will deliver the words of blessings.

Distribution of 10 wheel chairs and 10 sewing machines will be done by K.Babu MLA. Priest Trustee Fr. Dr. Johns Abraham Konattu, and Sabha secretary Dr. George Joseph will speak on the occasion.