The great shepherd of Malankara decided to step down. It is in a special session of the Holy Episcopal Synod that was convened at the Catholicate Palace, Devalokam, Kottayam, today that the Pontiff decided to disclose his abdication.
"In the path of pilgrims St. Gregorios was a philanthropist, who opened the door of goodness and love", said the Catholicos Elect Metropolitan Paulose Mar Milithios. Mar Milithios was inaugurating the 'Week of Pilgrimage' in association with the 108th Annual Feast of St. Gregorios of Parumala
Flag hoisting ceremony for the 108th Annual Feast of St. Gregorios of Parumala took place on Tuesday, October 26, at St. Peter's and St. Paul's Church, Paruamala. Thousands of faithful witnessed the event.
The flag hoisting ceremony started at 2.00 pm. Catholicos Elect Metropolitan Paulose Mar Milithios
Dr. George Varghese, who has won various awards for Social activities, K. Babu, Police Medal laureate from the President of Indian Union, Limka Book of Records fame Dr. George Nedumpara, Rintu Thomas, who has won various awards through documentaries of social commitment, and Ashil Shaji, who won special prize
One day Family Conference for all the Malankara (Indian) Orthodox faithful in Germany took place on Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at Assaphiam House, Bethel, Bielefeld. The conference began with Holy Qurbana. Fr. Laiju Mathew, Pathanamthitta
Newly built St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Denver, Colorado, was consecrated on October 22nd and 23rd, 2010. Metropolitan of the South West American Diocese, Alexios Mar Eusebius was the chief celebrant.
St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Denver, is built in the traditional Kerala Syrian Christian Architecture.
AS His Holiness Moran Mar Baselios Marthoma Didymos I, the seventh Catholicos of the East in Malankara, celebrates his 90th birthday on October 29, many online sites have been set up to post greetings to the Catholicos.
Enthronement of the new Serbian Patriarch Irinej took place at the Patriarchate of Pec in Kosovo, Serbia. The enthronement ceremony took place on October 3rd, 2010 at historic Patriarchate of Pec of the Serbian Orthodox Church. Metropolitan Dr. Gabriel Mar Gregorios of Trivandrum Diocese represented the Indian Orthodox Church.
Ninetieth birthday of Catholicos of East and Malankara Metropolitan Baselios Marthoma Didymus I will be celebrated on October 29. The Catholicos will celebrate Holy Qurbana at Parumala Church at 7.30 am, where other Metropolitans will assist him with the celebration.
It is a matter of shame that he was not allowed to speak at the function, where he had been deputed by none other than Bava Thirumeni", said Sam Cherian Karuvelil, Sabha Managing Committee Member from Vishakhapattanam.