Category: Episcopal Election

How A Bishop Must Be Chosen – A Laymans Perspective

How A Bishop Must Be Chosen – A Laymans Perspective The answer to the question “Who chooses a new bishop?” is “The Holy Spirit.” Christ has not abandoned His church, and continues to guide and govern her through the Holy Spirit. However, the Holy Spirit uses human beings to accomplish this. The process consists of two parts: identifying priests with

Episcopal Election 2010: Surveillance on Episcopal Candidates

Episcopal Election 2010: Surveillance on Episcopal Candidates In case any Episcopal candidate who has submitted his nomination engages in any sort of campaigning directly or indirectly, overtly or covertly, the matter should be reported to the Chairman of the Monitoring Committee in writing with the name and address of the person

Episcopal Election 2010: 7 Nominations Declared Invalid

Episcopal Election 2010: 7 Nominations Declared Invalid After the first sitting of the Screening Committee for the Episcopal Election 2010, 7 nominations those do not come under the purview of the Nadapidi Chattam had been declared invalid. 27 nominations were received by the Catholicate office on November 9,

The Ministry Of Episcopate

The Ministry Of Episcopate The word episkopos was used at first in Greek literature for one who kept a watch over a country or a people or even a treaty or an agreement. Later on it became the title for the official who was sent from Athens, the capital of Greek Empire, to its

Bishops Election 2010: 27 Candidates for Episcopate

Bishops Election 2010: 27 Candidates for Episcopate Catholicate office had received twenty seven nomination papers duly signed on Nov. 9, 2009 informing their candidacy to episcopate.For the coming Episcopal election, the age limit for the candidates is fixed as 40 to 55. According to the new norms released, the

Bishops Election: Nov. 9 – Deadline to Submit Nominations

Bishops Election: Nov. 9 – Deadline to Submit Nominations For the upcoming Bishops election, the deadline to submit the nomination from qualified celibate priests is announced as November 9, 2009. After the cut off date, the screening

Malankara Association to Meet on February 17, 2010

Malankara Association to Meet on February 17, 2010 Preparations are underway to meet Malankara Association on Wednesday 17, February 2010 to elect 7 more bishops. The Sabha Managing Committee held today at Pazhaya

Screening Committee Curtails The Rights Of Malankara Association

Screening Committee Curtails The Rights Of Malankara Association Eight observations about the Screening Committee interestingly authored by Fr. K. M. George seems to be an agenda for discussion. I have mixed feelings about the whole idea of a Screening Committee. Screening Committee is a system within the system where objectivity can easily be compromised. The constitution of the

7 More Bishops for Malankara Orthodox Church

7 More Bishops for Malankara Orthodox Church the recommendation of the Holy Episcopal Synod to elect 7 more bishops for the church in 2010. “This matter will be included in the agenda of the September meeting and the decision will be taken appropriately

Are Bishops The Only Saints In The Church?

Are Bishops The Only Saints In The Church? A few decades ago a western missionary visited Keralam and returned to his homeland. The members of his church inquired about his missionary travels in Keralam, and particularly about the ancient Church of Keralam, the Malankarese Orthodox Syrian Church. His first description about the Church of Malankara was this: “I
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