It was a tense afternoon at the Pampakuda Valiya Palli where a solemn occasion was being held. Tears filled the eyes of the bride’s aged mother while the severely handicapped father was being wheeled to the church with the guests and well-wishers gathered
Dr Joseph Mar Dionysius, the new Calcutta Metropolitan, successfully completed a 18-day visit to Muscat after his consecration as a bishop in February 2009. Metropolitan
THUS sang a motley crowd of children gathered in the early morning chill at the Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church, Muscat. These enthusiastic children were part of the Orthodox Vacation Bible School (OVBS) 2009 classes which held its 20th session
In the spiritual presence of Saint Gregorios of Parumala, the Metropolitans and a good number of Priests joined nine couples in Holy Matrimony on Monday January 4, 2010 at Parumala was a part of the Jubilee celebrations of the Dubai Cathedral
The 15th annual conference of OCYM UAE zone concluded at Ras al-Khaimah St.Mary's Orthodox Church. OCYM President Metropolitan Yuhanon Mar Polycarpos inagurated the conference. Fr. Dr. K. M. George, the principal of Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam
Preparations are underway for a mass wedding organized by St Thomas Orthodox Cathedral, Dubai as a joint venture with ‘Servants of the Cross’ organization, to be held on 4th January 2010, at Parumala. Eleven Orthodox brides and grooms will be tied into nuptial
A Christmas Carol Service was held on Tuesday, December 22, 2009 by Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church, Muscat. Metropolitan Joseph Mar Dionysius of Calcutta Diocese gave the Christmas Message. Carols by the senior and the junior choir, dances based on biblical
On the eve of December 26, 2009 Kuwait St. Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka conducted a cultural –competition program at Kaithan Indian Community School as a post Christmas celebration of the parish.
Indian origin Christians in Muscat joined together to celebrate Christmas on Friday, December 18, 2009 at St. Thomas Church, Ruwi (Muscat). The program was conducted by the Ecumenical Christian Fellowship in Muscat.
The 4th Orthodox Youth Conference of Gulf region concluded successfully at St. Thomas Church, Ruwi (Mar Theodosius Nagar) on December 1- 2, 2009. The theme for the conference was “The Boundaries and Beyond”. Over 600 delegates from various Gulf