ALWAYE: The 12th Dukhrono of Late lamented Dr. Philipose Mar Theophilose, the former Metropolitan of Angamaly and Mumbai dioceses will be celebrated on September 27 -28th (Sunday and Monday), at Thrikkunnathu Seminary, Alwaye.
The memorial services will be led by Geevarghese Mar Coorilose, Metropolitan of Mumbai Diocese, Paulose Mar Pachomiose Metropolitan of Mavelikkara Diocese and Yuhanon Mar Polycarpos, Metropolitan of Angamaly Diocese along with other Metropolitans and Priests of the church.
Mar Theophilose was born to Korah and Mariam of Kochupurackal family in 1911 and totally devoted himself to the service of the Church at a very early age.
Metropolitan was a beaming beacon of the Malankara Orthodox Church in international Christian world. Metropolitan was then called the ‘Ambassador of the Malankara Church’.
A documentary on Dr Philipose Mar Theophilose entitled ‘Dhaivathinte Snehithan’ (Friend of God), reflecting HG’s contributions to the Church,Society and even to the WCC, will be telecasted on Asianet Newschannel on Sunday, 27th September 3.30 pm IST.