#Conference theme verse from Hosea 12:6
#Diocese Metropolitan Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim presides over the conference
#Prize winners of talent cultural festival, Jeunesse, to be felicitated
#Stage set for Annual Sports, Titulus, with St Mary’s Orthodox Valliyapally, Jalahalli as hosts
# Dr Mar Nicholovos celebrates 53rd birthday on August 13, in Bengaluru
BENGALURU : The one-day Annual Conference of Bengaluru Diocese OCYM and MGOCSM unit is slated to be held at the St Dionysius Orthodox Church, on August 12, Sunday.
Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Northeast American Diocese, Metropolitan of North East American Diocese, presently on visit to India, will be the main speaker.
The Metropolitan will base his speech on the theme “Return & Repent to God.” from Hosea 12:6 “But you must return to your God; maintain love and justice, and wait for your God always.
Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim, Metropolitan, Bengaluru Diocese, will preside over the conference.
The Metropolitan has urged and encouraged all youth members to actively participate in the conference.
Other highlights of the conference will be the exclusive Business session, launch of Annual Sports (Titulus) and prize distribution to winners of the recently-held 2nd edition of cultural festival termed Jeunesse.
St Dionysius Orthodox Church, is located at T Dasarahalli, Near Jalahalli Cross, Tumkur Road, Bangalore. St Dionysius Orthodox Church is the first among Indian (Malankara) Orthodox which is named after St Dionysius, the Malankara Sabha Bhasuran. The relics of this holy saint are installed in the church.
Fr Saji Daniel is the Vice President of Diocese OCYM and Ajit George, the General Secretary.
On line registrations for the conference are open and available at the website Incidentally, Dr Mar Nicholovos turns 53, the next day, on August 13. The Metropolitan on his visit attended the consultation in New Delhi organised by the MGOCSM Diaspora and the Holy Episcopal Synod and presently in Bengaluru for attending the conference.
As Mar Nicholovos begins a new year, may God grant the Metropolitan many more years of health, grace, and strength as he continues his Episcopal ministry to the American Diocese.
More details of the conference on:
Facebook: MGOCSM & OCYM, Bangalore Diocese.
Mails to: [email protected]
Conference timings: 9 am to 4 pm
Details contact: Liju Thomas on mobile +91-9538907344
Siju Chacko +91-9008753297