Catholicos of the East Baselios Marthoma Didymus I inaugurated the Ecological Commission of the Malankara Orthodox Church on Saturday June 5, 2010, the World Environment Day. The function took place at a meeting held at Sophia Centre, Kottayam, Kerala, India.
Preparations are going on at a fast pace for the second Family and Youth Conference of the North East American Diocese in July at Newark, Delaware. The conference aims at spiritual, social, and cultural growth of the members of North East American diocese.
Indian Orthodox Herald launches a fundraiser to maintain IOH as a free online news paper for the Malankara Orthodox faithful, especially for those in the diaspora. IOH is the only news paper of its kind publishing from the United States of America that brings news at once in English and
Orthodox Youth League, Abu Dhabi Cathedral Unit organized a Handicraft Talent Show for the first time and it became an amazing experience for the parishioners. Trustee of the Cathedral P.G. Itti Panicker and Secretary A.J. Joykutty jointly inaugurated
Diocese of Delhi grabbed the best diocese award of the Orthodox Youth League for the year 2009-2010. The diocesan youth league members were overjoyed at reception of the award and celebrations were underway. This is the second time that the Diocese of Delhi takes hold of this award.
A rousing reception was given with garlands and overwhelming enthusiasm to two of the new Metropolitans of Malankara Church, Dr. Geevarghese Mar Julios and Dr. Abraham Mar Seraphim, at the O’Hare International Airport
Recently Fr Blessan Varughese, Vicar of the St Mary’s Orthodox Syrian Church in Sana’a paid a visit to the Muscat Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church and sought help from the Orthodox community members here. Yemen is part of the Arabian Peninsula and and lies west of Sultanate of Oman.
‘He is worthy, he is worthy, he is worthy’ shouted the faithful members and clergies representing every parish of the diocese in response to the “Oxios” call by the Catholicos Elect Paulose Mar Milithios. Mar Milithios was leading the enthronement
The Diocese of South-West America elected Fr. Thampan Varghese (Dallas, TX) - as the Diocesan Secretary. Fr. Dr. Joy Pyngolil (Hollywood, FL), Fr. Raju M. Daniel (Dallas, TX) , George Panicker (Chicago, IL), Charly Varghese (Houston, TX),Johnson Varghese (Austin, TX)
Until 1993 there were only five Oriental Orthodox Churches. On May 3rd, 1993 Eritrea became an independent state and broke it ties with Ethiopia. Eritrea was part of the Ethiopian Kingdom from 8th Century and went under different powers. Ethiopians, under Coptic patronage became non-Chalcedonians during the Christological controversies when