It was send off time for the former Metropolitan of the North East American Diocese Mathews Mar Barnabas. Philadelphia area Orthodox parishes on Sunday May 2 organised a grand send off for the aged bishop. The Metropolitan had expressed his desire to avail retirement from administrative duties of the diocese.
Dr Yuhanon Mar Milithios, Metropolitan of the Thrissur Diocese has begun a two-month long visit to the United States and Canada.
The Metropolitan arrived in USA on March 29 and is presently stationed at Philadelphia. On May 1 (Sunday) Dr Mar Milithios was the chief celebrant at the Holy Eucharist at
Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan of Ahmedabad, enacted the foot washing or washing of feet at the Mar Gregorios Valiya Pally, Baroda. Dr Mar Yulios led the solemn celebrations where he cleansed and kissed the foot of the 12 senior vicars and the altar boys coming under the Ahmedabad
Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Yulios, the Metropolitan of Ahmedabad Diocese officiated as the chief celebrant of the feast of Hosanna at Mar Gregorios Valliyapalli, Baroda, Gujarat yesterday. This is the Metropolitans first Holy Week celebration after he was ordained as a Bishop last year.
Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan of Ahmedabad, will be the chief celebrant at the Mar Gregorios Orthodox Valiapally, Baroda for the Holy Week from April 17 to 24. (till Easter Sunday). Dr Mar Yulios will be the chief celebrant during the 40th Friday services on April 15 at the
The Bangalore Diocese under the young and dynamic leadership of HG Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim, Metropolitan, has launched the Holy Eucharist in English on an experimental basis. This is a commendable achievement from the nascent Diocese which will prove to be a boon for the vast third
Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim is finally enthroned as the Bishop of the newly created Bangalore Diocese. 8 months after formally taking charge, the Sunthronito ceremony for its shepherd was held at the St Gregorious Cathedral on March 27 morning. The Supreme Head and Catholicos of the East Mar Baselios
Enthronement or Sunthronitho of Metropolitan Dr. Abraham Mar Seraphim is to take place on March 27, Sunday at 11.00 am. The youngest bishop of Malankara Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim will be enthroned during the ceremony as the head of the Bangalore diocese by the Catholiocos
Holy Lent is an utmost important event in one’s life , and one should follow the lent strictly to receive blessings upon blessings from heaven", said Metropolitan Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius of the Diocese of Calcutta. Metropolitan was addressing the faithful during his two day visit, 19, 20 March 2011,
Reading out the Bull from Catholicos and Malankara Metropolitan Moran Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulose II, Metropolitan of Chennai Diocese Dr. Yuhanon Mar Dioscoros proclaimed that the parish has been elevated to the rank of a Cathedral. The proclamation was received with loud applause.