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
Malayalam novel ‘Aadujeevitham’(life as a goat) is selected for the Kerala Literary Academy Award (Kerala Sahithya Academy) for the year 2009. Immigrant Novelist Benyamin is the author of this novel. Benny Benjamin writes under the pseudonym Benyamin
Enthronement service of Alexios Mar Eusebius, Metropolitan of the Diocese of South West American will be on Saturday, May 22nd, 2010 at St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Houston. The Catholicos Elect Metropolitan Paulose Mar Milithios will lead the services. Dr. Mathews Mar Severios,
Oommen Chandy was delivering the inaugural address at the formal meeting organized by Malankara Church to welcome the newly consecrated Metropolitans at Kottakkattu Convention Center, Nalanchira, Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday, May 18, 2010.
Sufferings will purify us, said the Catholicos of the East Baselios Marthoma Didymus I. The Pontiff was inaugurating the 79th National Annual Meeting of the Marth Mariam Women’s League at Mar Kuriakose Dayara, Pampady on Tuesday, May 18th, 2010.
When a hen hovers over eggs the white and yellow liquid in them transform to accomplish their hidden potential and chickens come out of the shells. When the Holy Spirit hovers over the creation, it receives order and beauty. Likewise the heat of the Holy Spirit helps the faithful to
In 2010, this year just as at the time of the first Pentecost, Christians throughout the world, in their respective churches, will celebrate Pentecost in hundreds of different languages and will sing hymns in their own languages giving praise to the Lord.
The pet project of Dr Abraham Mar Epiphanios Metropolitan, St Gregorios Special School for Mentally Challenged in Wayanad district, is an institution established and run by Sulthan Bathery Diocese of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian ChurchThe Mount Olive located school in Kottakkunnu,Wayanad,
“India is symbol of the ocean of Gurus (Gurusaagaram) and all the dreams and hopes of the new Guru’s are to get accomplished from God almighty, said Fr. Dr. Jacob Kurien, the Vice-Principal, Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam.He was delivering the sermon of blessings at the Metropolitan consecration at Mar Elia
Newly consecrated Metropolitan of the Malankara Church, Pulikkottil Dr. Geevarghese Mar Julius graciously assumed the position ‘Patron of Indian Orthodox Herald’.For a long time, Metropolitan Mar Julius (Fr. Dr. George Pulikkottil) was one of the Trustee Board Members of Indian Orthodox Herald.