BRAHMAVAR: Bible convention 2013 will be held at St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral CHP School Ground, Brahmavar on March 18, 2013 from 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm. Fr. Dr. Jacob Kurien, Principal, Orthodox Seminary, Fr. PA Philip from Ministry of human empwerment and Fr. Manish Mathai, Vice president of MGOCSM Bombay
Prof.Saju Mathew, the Senate Member M.G.University Kottayam has been nominated to the Directed Board of Kerala Book Mark under the Cultural Affairs Department of Kerala. Currently Prof.Saju Mathew is an Assistant Professor in Malayalam in Union Christian College, Aluva
The Zonal committee of OCYM UAE had coordinated a pilgrimage from all the seven OCYM units to St. Dionysius Orthodox church to commemorate the 79th memorial feast of Saint Vattasseril Thirumeni, the first church in the UAE established in his name.
Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan of Ahmedabad Diocese, had called upon the faithful to take part in the Great Lent with complete purity. “Let us approach the Big Lent with complete purity and participate it wholeheartedly
His Holiness Abune Mathias was enthroned as the 6th Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church on Sunday, 03 March 2013.
Church hierarchs and representatives from around the world had attended the enthronement ceremony held at Holy Trinity Cathedral in Addis Ababa
Abune Mathias, Archbishop of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church in Jerusalem, is elected as the new Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church on February 28, 2013. He has been serving as archbishop of the church in Jerusalem and has lived abroad for more than 30 years.
The inauguration of the newly built Administrative Block and Guest House of Calcutta Diocese will be held on 28 Feb. 2013 at 5 p.m by the Diocesan Metropolitan Dr.Joseph Mar Dionysius.
6th Patriarchal election candidates as Archbishop Abune Mattias of Jerusalem, Archbishop Abune Elsa of North Gondar, Abune Hizkias, Archbishop of Kaffa, Sheka, Bench and Maji, and General Secretary of the Holy Synod, Abune Mattewos of Wolaita and Dowaro and Abune Yosef of Bale.
Bulgaria's Orthodox Church on Sunday elected metropolitan Neophyte of the northern city of Ruse as its new leader after Patriarch Maxim died last November aged 98 after leading the church for over 40 years.
On February 24, 2013, St. Thomas Indian Orthodox Church, London had celebrated the fifth memorial feast of LL Dr. Thomas Mar Makarios , the first Metropolitan of the Diocese of UK-Europe and Africa. Fr. George Joy, the vicar had unveiled the plaque with Mar Makarios' name on it