CHICAGO: St. Gregorios Orthodox Church, Bellwood, Chicago, felicitated new graduates on Sunday, June 13, 2010. To begin with the day’s episode Fr. Daniel George celebrated Holy Qurbana at the Cathedral.
The meeting began after the Holy Qurbana at the Cathedral Hall. Fr. Daniel George presided over the meeting. Sunny Kulathakkal said in his inaugural address that the achievement of new graduates was one of the cardinal steps in their sojourn towards a successful life.
Dn. Diju Skariah, Lisa Joseph, Angeline, Babuji, Colleen Mathew, Dennis, George, Isen Punnose, Jino John, Joan George, Lijo George, Melvin Abraham, Soju Abraham, Stephen John and Lijin Ipe were the new graduates, who were felicitated.
Philip Kunnel, Molamma Mathew and Chrisi Kuriakose congratulated the new graduates representing various spiritual organizations.
Musical contributions from Jino John, Allan James, Sabrina Baiju Jose, Leena Daniel, Diana Joseph, Sonia Joseph and Sheryl John under the direction of Gregory Daniel added flavor to the events.
Albert George, Babuji Skariah, George Kunnel, George Varghese Vengazhiyil, John George, Mathew Abraham (Joy), Mohan Abraham, Oommen Ipe, Philip Kunnel, Rajan John, Thomas Skariah, and Varghese Punnose sponsored the day’s events.
John George, Secretary of St. Gregorios Cathedral welcomed the gathering. Representing the graduates Stephen John moved the vote of thanks. Bincy Alexander and Nimmi Kurien were the MCs.