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
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
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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