Biju Mathew (Chengannur Diocese), Adv.Saji George Chowalloor (Kollam Diocese and Alex M Kuriakose (Ankamali Diocese) will be the new Central Secretaries of Orthodox Christian Youth Movement.
NCWA (Noida Christian Welfare Association) will hold an ‘Inter-Denominational Children’s Fest 2012’ for all the Sunday School Children & Youth of NCR/Noida area on Saturday 13 October 2012 at Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church from 9.00AM onwards.
The one-day Annual Conference of Bengaluru Diocese OCYM and MGOCSM unit is slated to be held at the St Dionysius Orthodox Church, on August 12, Sunday.Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Northeast American Diocese, Metropolitan of North East American Diocese, presently on visit to India, will be the main speaker.
On June 3, Sunday, they presented ‘Freshers’ Day’ at the St Mary’s Orthodox Valiyapally, Jalahalli. The highlight of the event was getting Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim, Metropolitan, Bengaluru Diocese, to launch their celebrations for 2012-13.
The initiative came about when various acolytes from the area came together and wanted to learn more about the services of passion week to better serve the altar, their Achens, and their church. They sought out the tutelage of their area's parish priests, who were all well versed in the
The MGOCSM of Mar Gregorios Maha Edavaka, Muscat, Oman bid farewell to their President and Vicar of the parish, Rev. Fr. James Geevarghese on the 15th of March. The short meeting was also attended by Associate vicar, Rev.Fr Binu Thomas John. The meeting started with a singing and bible
The hopes of this new initiative is to unite MGOCSM members in communal worship especially during this Lenten season. Additionally, we seek an opportunity to encourage members to learn the daily liturgical prayers during Lent, as well as observe the Sh’himo prayers the rest of the liturgical calender.
The four-day Annual Conference of the OCYM will be held from October 23-26, 2012 under the auspices of Chengannur Diocese. The conference will be held under the theme “Marthoma Heritage and Social Commitment”. HG Yuhanon Mar Policarpos, Metropolitan Diocese of Ankamali and President OCYM, has in a Bull dated March
The MGOCSM of North America has released a video on the importance of Great Lent to Orthodox Christians. The video explaines the purpose of Great Lent, the meaning of lent --about self-denial or self-transformation which may "Alter Your Perception".
The Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church celebrates the feast date of St. Severus of Antioch (Mar Severios), on February 8. St. Severus of Antioch is referred to as the Crown of the Syrians, the eloquent mouth, the pillar, the teacher and doctor of the Holy Church of God as a whole.