ABU DHABI: The 17th Annual Conference of OCYM UAE Zone will be held at Mar Philoxenos Nagar, St. George Orthodox Cathedral, Abu Dhabi on 27th January 2012.
The theme of the conference is “Marthoman Heritage- Lessons of Understanding”.
More than 300 delegates from all Indian Orthodox Churches in UAE are expected to attend this Zonal Conference, including various Social and Church Dignitaries. The conference will commence with the flag hoisting, after the Holy Qurbana.
An eminent speaker and renowned scholar in Church History;Fr. Dr. M.O John will be the key note speaker at the conference. Fr. Dr.John, the former lecturer of Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam is a resource person in Serampore University. He is also the publisher and chief editor of Malankara Sabha Deepam.
Cathedral Vicar and the President of OCYM UAE Zone, Fr. Jose Chemmanam; Assistant Vicar Fr. Cherian K. Jacob; Cathedral Managing Committee and OCYM Managing Committee for the year 2011 and 2012 along with the conference sub-committees and other OCYM members are striving hard for the success of the conference.
The Programme will be webstreamed LIVE from the Venue on www.orthodoxtv.in  from 10.00 AM onwards.
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