MUSCAT: Yuhanon Mar Polycarpos, Metropolitan of Angamali Diocese and President of Orthodox Christian Youth Movement presided over the valedictory function of the MGOCYM and Martha Mariyam Samajam, Muscat on April 29, Friday evening at the St Thomas Church, Ruwi.
Mementos and prizes were presented by Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim, Metropolitan of Bangalore Diocese who also graced the function with his presence.
Earlier, Mar Polycarpos, Dr Mar Seraphim and Fr James lit the traditional lamp in turns for beginning the three-hour long programme which saw talents of tiny tots being recognised.Young Sunday School students who excelled in various talent competitions during 2010 were honoured.
The highlight of the evening was the rendering of Christian devotional musical nite by Heavenly Voice.
Fr Varghese George, MGOC Trustee Abraham Mathew, Co-Trustee Cherian P Thomas and Ex-Officio P C Cherian and MGOCYM cadres were also present.
Fr James Geevarghese, Vicar, Mar Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka, Muscat welcomed the gathering