St George Church Orthodox, Sohar which holds the food and harvest festival on an annual basis has decided to hold it this year too. The 2013 Food and Harvest Festival will be held at the Sports Complex, Sohar on February 7, Thursday evening.
‘Prophet of Love’ Late Lamented Geevarghese Mar Osthathios (1918-2012) had placed Indian Orthodox community on the global stage due to his simple life and missionary zeal. To commemorate his memory and vision, Muscat Mar Gregorios Orthodox Christian Youth Movement (OCYM) is hosting the first-ever inter-church rolling trophy elocution competition
OCYM unit of the St George Orthodox Cathedral, Abu Dhabi celebrated the 360th anniversary of the great Koonan Cross Oath, the first reported independence movement against colonization, by a symbolic enactment of the Koonan Cross Oath on January 4, 2013 at the Cathedral premises.
St.Mary's Bahrain organised the first one day seminar on the subject " The Koonan Kurishu Oath and the Orthodox Christians -The context ,relevance and the significance " on December 21, 2012
Muscat Mar Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka OCYM has released the 2013 calender with icons or themes featuring the Moronoya perunnals or feasts for every two months. The calendar was released by Dr Mathews Mar Thimothios, Metropolitan of UK-Europe and Africa Diocese, during Parish Day, on November 2.
"Jesus Christ was a real saviour for the mankind and He led by example," said Mar Yohannan Yoseph Episcopa, Bishop of the Holy Catholic Assyrian Church of the East in India (Chaldean Syrian Church) in his Christmas message at the Ecumenical Christmas Carol 2012.
The Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan, HH Baselious Mar Thoma Paulose II, has constituted a 12-member follow-up committee for collection of necessary funds for the timely completion of the St Gregorios International Cancer Care Centre
Tharayil Cheeramvelil Varghese George from Mulanthuruthy has been chosen as the first recipient of St. Dionyisius Karshika Award instituted by Dubai OCYM unit- informed Secretary John Kutty Idicula, Varghese George will receive the award from Catholicose Moran Mor Baselius Marthoma Paulose II at an event to be held on
Dubai St. Thomas Orthodox Cathedral charity projects costing over Rs.2.5 crores will hold an official function on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Orthodox Church Centre, Ulloor, Thiruvananthapuram
St. Gregorios Indian Orthodox Maha Edavaka celebrated its annual Harvest Festival and the Closing Ceremony of Catholicate Centenary on Friday 16 November 2012, . Dr. Joshua Mar Nichodimos, Metropolitan of Nilackal Diocese as Chief Guest. Metropolitan appreciated the continuous support offered by the Parish for the past 50 years