A few years back before Mother Teresa passed away, the Roman Catholic nun, was asked by journalists what her inspiration in life was. Help cope with peoples’ sorrow till they die, was her curt reply. This was the theme of the Christmas message delivered by Dr.Yuhannon Mar Chrisostomos, Metropolitan of
Fr Binu John Thomas, is the new Assistant Vicar for Mar Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka, Muscat.Ahmedabad Diocese Metropolitan, Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, appointed Fr Binu John recently and issued a Kalpana to this effect. Accordingly, Fr Binu John has taken charge as the Assistant Vicar of Muscat Mar Gregorios
Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim, Metropolitan, Bengaluru Diocese, travels to Kuwait for the Yeldo and Denaha Feast at the St Gregorios Indian Orthodox Maha Edavaka, Safat, Kuwait. The visit from December 19, 2011 to January 7, 2012, will see the Metropolitan leading the Christmas and New Year services at the St
M. P. Abdussamad Samadani, was the guest of honour at the OCYM meeting to commemorate the 40th UAE National Day and to express solidarity with the movement in Kerala regarding the Mullaperiyar Dam on Dec.2, 2011. A noted politician, Muslim scholar, orator, and a two-time member of Rajya Sabha, Mr.
St. Gregorios Orthodox Church, Sharjah had hosted the musical concert ‘ZIMRAH-2011’ organized by the Youth Movement, UAE Zone on 4th of November 2011. The three-hour long program was organized as part of the centenary celebrations of the re-establishment of Catholicate in India.
A splendid performance by the Martha Maria Samajam members who performed the Villadicham Pattu stole the show at the Muscat Mar Gregorios Maha Edavaka Parish day programme on November 4, 2011. Villu Paatu also known as Villadicham Pattu is an ancient form of musical story-telling art of South Kerala.
Dr Zachariah Mar Aprem, Metropolitan of Adoor-Kadampanaadu Diocese will be the main speaker for the 5-day convention from November 7 to 11, 2011 at St Stephens Church, Salalah. The event will also celebrate the 109th birthday celebrations of St Gregorios of Parumala and the 4th Dukhrono of Late
Dr Zachariah Mar Aprem, Metropolitan of Adoor-Kadampanaadu Diocese and Assistant to the Malankara Metropolitan, arrived in Muscat on October 27 for a 17-day visit to Sultanate of Oman. Dr Mar Aprem will be the chief guest at Muscat Mar Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka's Harvest, Parish day celebrations on November
Kusruthikkottam 2011 – a day long program planned for the children in UAE was hosted by St. Gregorios Indian Orthodox Church, Fujairah on Friday 21st October 2011.
Kusruthikkottam 2011 – a day long program planned for the children in UAE was hosted by St. Gregorios Indian Orthodox Church, Fujairah
Due to the blessings and prayers of Yakoob Mar Elias, Brahmavar Diocese Metropolitan, work on the construction of St George Orthodox Syrian Church, Karugundha, in Chickmagalur district, Karnataka is progressing well. On October 21, 2011, the first installment of Rs 3 lakh raised by ICON Charities