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
Representatives from Orthodox, evangelical, mainline Protestant, historic African American and living peace churches were united last week as they spoke out issues concerning peace, justice and human rights.
Delegates to the Centennial Gathering of the National Council of Churches and Church World Service
Dr. Yuhanon Mar Demetrios, Assistant Metropolitan of Delhi Diocese, observed that true peace is not something that can easily be possessed or comfortably achieved but is attained by overcoming strife through justice, fairness and truthful perseverance with unfailing faith, in which process one aligns with and pleases God. Quoting Luke
Dr Pulikkottil Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan, Diocese of Ahmedabad, elevated Arun and Santo, two young boys to the altar during his recent visit to St Stephens Orthodox Church in Salalah. The Metropolitan elevated the young lads with a solemn message before he led the Holy Eucharist
Today in these hi-tech times, IOH take's a major stride by taking it's state of the art portal to smartphones including iPhone through the slick, smart and sharp mobile version. Realizing the need for providing everything in a concise format to our busy readers, IOH team spent a significant amount
St. Gregorios of Parumala was consecrated as Metropolitan on December 10, 1876 at the Marthoman Church, Vadakkan Paravur. On December 10, it will be the 134th anniversary of the Saint getting consecrated as Metropolitan and the Orthodox Church will duly observe this day
Dr. Zachariah Mar Aprem, Metropolitan of Adoor-Kadampanaadu Diocese assumed charges as Assistant to the Malankara Metropolitan. He will assist the Catholicos and Malankara Metropolitan in administrative affairs. Metropolitan Dr. Mar Aprem (Fr. Sabu Kuriakose) had been the Principal Secretary
Catholicos and Malankara Metropolitan Baselios Marthoma Paulose II appointed Fr. Thomas P. Zachariah of Kottayam Diocese as his Principal Secretary. He belongs to the Puthuppalli Nilackal Orthodox Church and at present is serving Sleeba Orthodox Church
As it is with spiritual matters the Orthodox Church is capable of imparting leadership in religious harmony and the Church leadership, therefore, has the responsibility to react against evil in the society as well, said the Leader of Opposition, Kerala Legislative Assembly, Oommen Chandy.