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3rd Annual Feast of Dr. Thomas Mar Makarios

KOTTAYAM: The third annual feast of the first Metropolitan of American Diocese, Dr. Thomas Mar Makarios, will be celebrated at the Catholicate Palace Chapel on Wednesday and Thursday, February 23rd and 24th. The ultimate rest place of Dr. Makarios is at the southern part of the narthex of St. Mary’s Chapel at the Catholicate Palace.

Supreme Head of the Malankara Church Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulose II will be the Chief Celebrant for the feast.

The feast will be celebrated with piety at St. Gregorios Orthodox Church, Queens, New York on Saturday, February 26. Brother of the LL Metropolitan Fr. Lazarus Remban will lead the services there. Holy Qurbana will follow morning prayers that start at 9.00 am. Festivities will end with luncheon