Dr Pulikkottil Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan of Ahmedabad Diocese, begins the second part of his visit to the Sultanate of Oman from November 12, Friday, when he undertakes a four-day visit to Sohar.
Metropolitan Mar Yulios is presently in Muscat on his first-ever visit since churches in the Sultanate come
Sabha Thilakam and renowned Orthodox Church orator Fr Dr T J Joshua was honoured by the Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church (MGOC) Muscat on the occasion of the church harvest and parish day celebrations on November 5. Speaker after speaker heaped rich praise on the theologian who was
Dn. Abraham (Vijay) Thomas has been appointed as the new General Secretary of the MGOCSM of North America by Metropolitan Mathews Mar Barnabas of Northeast American diocese. He is the son of Fr. T.A.Thomas, Staten Island. Teji Abraham will be the General Treasurer of the MGOCSM of North America.
It was a perfect stage for a reunion of old friends, one a learned theologian of repute and another a bishop 40 years younger to his guru having taken over reins of a new diocese. November 4 evening saw the felicitation of His Grace Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan,
Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan, Ahmedabad Diocese, was accorded a grand welcome upon arrival at the Muscat International Airport on November 5 evening. Later on arrival at the Ruwi Church compound, the Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church (MGOC) members
St. Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka, Kuwait, offered a warm welcome to Metropolitan of Adoor-Kadampanaadu Diocese Dr. Zacharia Mar Aprem on November 3rd, 2010 at Kuwait International Airport.
The Metropolitan arrived at Kuwait to lead the annual feast of St. Gregorios Maha Edvaka, Kuwait.
A matchless reception was offered to the newly installed Catholicos of the East Moran Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulose II at St. George Orthodox Church, Puthuppalli on Friday, November 5, 2010. The mile long motorcade started from the Catholicate Palace, Devalokam, Kottayam with the Pontiff and Metropolitans honorably riding with extreme
Privy Purse literally means allowance of money allocated from the public revenue for the private expenses of a Sovereign or monarch. Our bishops are generally considered kings of their dioceses (a bishop is a king of his people, priest of his people and a prophet of his people). And on
Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, the new Metropolitan of the Ahmedabad Diocese, is heading to Muscat, on his maiden Episcopal visit to the Sultanate. The Metropolitan arrives at the Muscat International Airport on November 4 evening after a brief stop over at Bangalore.
The multitudes that pilgrimed to Parumala from allover Kerala and beyond to take part in the 108th feast of Saint Gregorios made the blessed land literally an ocean of faithful. Mathew T. Thomas, MLA, opened the new walkway, built parallel to the Parumala bridge. Pilgrims walked over the walkway to