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Grand Reception to Mar Dimitrios at Dubai

DUBAI: St. Thomas Orthodox Cathedral, Dubai, hosted a grand reception to the Assistant Metropolitan of the Diocese of Delhi Dr. Yuhanon Mar Dimitrios on Wednesday, December 1, 2010. Priests, Managing Committee Members and a large number of faithful assembled at the Church to accord welcome to their shepherd.

It is for the first time that Dr. Mar Dimitrios is visiting UAE after having assumed charge as Assistant Metropolitan in the Delhi Diocese.

Evening prayers and intercession under the Metropolitan’s leadership took place thereafter, which was followed by a public meeting in honor of the distinguished guest.

The Metropolitan gives leadership at the OCYM Zonal Conference and Marth Mariam Vanitha Samajam Zonal Conference on December 2nd and 3rd respectively.

News sent in by: Binu Chacko