Ecumenical News International, an award-winning agency reporting on religion and based at the World Council of Churches (WCC), has been temporarily closed and had its two top editors removed, one of them said on Monday. The decision, taken at a meeting of its executive committee last week
St. Gregorios of Parumala was a great social reformer, who stood solid upon his strong fundament of faith”, said Paulose Mar Pachomios, Metropolitan of Mavelikkara Diocese. Mar Pachomios was speaking after inaugurating the meeting at Parumala to commemorate the 134th
St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary, Nagpur, convened a one day meet for Orthodox lay evangelists. The meeting was held on 8th December 2010 and was divided into two sessions- the first one being a sharing of personal life experiences, and the second as an interactive group
“I wish that when I die, no one decorates my corpus with flowers, rather they donate those funds to charity as money or as clothes”, said Dr. Geevarghes e Mar Osthathios on the occasion of his 93rd birthday. He was replying to the felicitations at as special meeting at the
Indian Orthodox Diaspora Secretariat of the Diocese of Delhi is organizing an ‘Advent Retreat’ on Sunday, December 12 at St Thomas Orthodox Church, Gaziabad. “As Orthodox Christians we often are faced with questions like why do we have a fasting period b
s part of their silver jubilee celebrations the St. George Orthodox Church, Port Chester, New York, declared to donate one million Rupees to the St. Gregorios Cancer Care Centre Project, Parumala. The declaration came in the silver jubilee valedictory meeting held on Saturday,
Baselius Mar Thoma Paulose II, The Supreme Head of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church and Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan was felicitated by Fr Vineeth Koshy the Executive Secretary of National Council of Churches in India.
Growth shall be fundamented upon values and knowledge of a value eroded person was of no use, opined the Catholicos and Malankara Metropolitan Baselios Marthoma Paulose II. The Pontiff was speaking after inaugurating the Adoor Orthodox Convention.
At the Sunday School Kolkotha Zonal Competition St. Thomas Orthodox Cathedral Sunday School grabbed the overall championship. The competition took place at St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Ranchi on Sunday, December 5. The day being celebrated as Children's Day by the Church
The Andhra Mission is one of the Charitable Trust initiated by Dr. Yakoob Mar Irenaeos, the then Metropolitan of Madras Diocese. After the bifurcation of Madras diocese this centre is coming under the Bangalore Diocese. The activities at Andhra Mission are mainly to shelter the physically and mentally challenged poor