KOTTAYAM: Dr. Mathews Mar Themothios, Metropolitan of UK, Europe and Africa visits African congregations from January 18 to February 16, 2010.
Metropolitan will reach Ethiopia on January 18, 2010 to meet Malankara Orthodox Church members there. He will also visit the Ethiopian Orthodox Church there.
On January 26 Metropolitan will reach South Africa. After visiting the congregations there he will return to India on February 16, 2010.
After assuming the Charge of the new diocese, it is the first time Metropolitan Mar Themothios is visiting the congregations in Africa.