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.
The 103rd MGOCSM Annual Conference will be held at Mount Tabore Dhayara in Pathanapuram, Kerala from December 27-30, 2011. Liju Varghese, MGOCSM Diaspora Secretary, Orthodox (MGOCSM) has in a letter urged all MGOCSM diaspora youngsters outside Kerala especially those coming to Kerala for visits during the Christmas or New Year’s
For Malankara Orthodox Syrian Christians, George Muthoot is a well-known personality as the Malankara Sabha Trustee. However, in the recent issue of Forbes Asia Magazine dated November 07, 2011, MGOCSM Ahmedabad Diocese Annual Conference 2011 from October 26-28 at Vadodra saw the felicitation of Metropolitan Geevarghese Mar Coorilos,
The Annual Bengaluru Diocese-level Sports Day titled ‘Titulus’ which began on September 24 will play their semi and final matches on October 8, Saturday. The matches are slated to be played at the St Johns Hospital and Medical College Grounds from 7.30 am to 4.30 pm
The third annual Oriental Orthodox Spiritual Day was observed by the MGOCSM of Staten Island / Central Jersey area on September 24, 2011 at St George Malankara Orthodox Church, Staten Island NY. The conference was inaugurated by Fr.Alex.K . Joy, the vicar. Dn. Sujit Thomas was the