NEW DELHI: The Catholicate Centenary Celebrations in Ghaziabd St.Thomas Orthodox Church will be held on Sunday,16 September 2012 after the Holy Qurbana.
A public meeting will also be held under the leadership of the Vicar, Rev.Fr.Saji Yohannan. Publication of Special Catholicate Centenary Church Bulletin, Centenary Procession by Sunday School Students, Catholicate Awareness Message, Video Presentation, Special Prayers, Catholicate Pledge, sweets Distribution, Food packet distribution to Rickshaw Pullers and laborers etc. will be the highlights of the day.
To commemorate the Centenary year, the OCYM Ghaziabad Church unit has initiated a ‘Give Sight Project’ which facilitates 100 eye operations free of cost to the cataract affected poor people.
The Church General body has approved the proposal of constructing houses for 5 homeless orthodox Christians and releasing Marriage assistance fund for 3 poor orthodox girls; as part of the Catholicate centenary celebrations.