BANGALORE: The Annual Conference of all the youths of Orthodox churches in the Bangalore diocese was held at St. Baselios Orthodox Church, Mathahalli on Saturday November 27.
MGOCSM President & Bombay Diocesan Metropolitan, Geevarghese Mar Coorilos inaugurated the conference urging youth to give significance to God and place Jesus as a light in our hearts.
Metropolitan of Bangalore Diocese Dr. Abraham Mar Seraphim presided over the meeting and conveyed that youth is the present of the church and the church needs the youth.
The keynote speaker Fr. Abraham Thomas from the Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam delivered in his address the importance of correlating the spiritual life with your daily life.
Delegates from Hyderabad, Vishakapatnam, Secunderabad, Mysore, Tumkur and Bangalore participated in the conference. The Bangalore Youth Choir lead the Music Session. St. George Orthodox Youth, Indiranagar won the Annual Quiz competition. The Youth Executive Committee took charge with the induction of the 5 Joint. Secretaries. Youth Movement General Secretary Ajith Mathew George did the vote of thanks for the gathering.
Fr. Saji Daniel Vice President – Youth Movement welcomed the gathering.