MUSCAT: As part of the 8-day Lent, the Mar Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka, Muscat will be hosting a family conference for its members on September 8, Thursday at St Thomas Church, Ruwi.
Flavour the Family With Spiritual Essence will be the theme of the conference.
Noted Malankara Orthodox orator and General Secretary-Akhila Malankara Prarthana Yogam Fr Ebey Philip will lead the conference.
Fr Ebey belongs to Mavelikara Diocese with Karthikappally St Thomas Cathedral as his home parish. He is presently Vicar of St George Orthodox Church, Cheppad.
Fr Ebey will be assisted by Biju Pandalaplav, another well-known speaker from Kerala. Biju is the chief Editor of Orthodox Yuvajanam.
The conference will begin at 6.30 pm and ends by 10 pm with dinner. Earlier, there will be evening prayers.
The week-long programmes are slated from September 1-7 from 7 pm onwards as part of the Lent.