MUSCAT : Sohar St George Orthodox Church, OCYM, has donated Rs 50,000 towards the St Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary , Nagpur for their various charity projects.
Sohar Orthodox Church Vicar Fr C S Matthews personally handed over the cheque to His Holiness Moran Mar Baselious Marthoma Paulose II, Catholicos of the East and Indian Orthodox (Malankara) Metropolitan, during his visit to Muscat Mar Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka on September 27.
The Catholicos in turn handed over the cheque to Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan of Ahmedabad Diocese, under which Sohar church falls.
The Prerana Special School is functioning under Prerana Multipurpose Society, organised by St Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary, as part of its various mission objectives.
The amount was collected by the church’s youth movement which is in the forefront of various activities.