The Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church remembers St. George,a Roman soldier who slayed a dragon and who was later martyred for the faith, on April 23.
St. John’s Orthodox Church of Orangeburg, New York is hosting a one-day volleyball tournament on June 23, 2012. The game will start at 9:30am at St. Lawrence Community Center, located at 115 Torne Valley Road, Hillburn, NY, 10931
The 'kick off' of the '2012 Family and Youth Conference of North East American Diocese' took place at Philadelphia.Metropolitan of the Diocese Zachariah Mar Nicholavos received the first registration from Chor-Episcopos Fr. C.J. Johnson. The function was held at the St. Thomas Indian Orthodox Church, Philadelphia on Saturday, April 14
Northeast American Diocese is conducting a Liturgical Music workshop on Saturday, April 28, 2012 from 2PM to 6PM at St. Gregorios Orthodox Church of Queens, New York. Fr. M. P. George, Director of SRUTHI School of Liturgical Music, will be the Direcetor for this workshop.Fr. M. P. George
Dn. Vijay Abraham Thomas will be ordained to the Holy Priesthood on Saturday, March 31, 2012 at St. Mary's Orthodox Church 130 Park Avenue Staten Island, New York, by the Diocesan Metropolitan, Zachariah Mar Nicholovos.
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 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.
An Altar Assistant Training Camp was organized by the Northeast American Diocese in the Brooklyn/Long Island/Queens Area at Cherry Lane St. Gregorios Orthodox Church. Philemon Abraham was the the program director for the event. Priests, Deacons and Seminarians from the Diocese led workshops focused on preparing altar assistants
Ninevah Lent will be observed at Cherry Lane St. Gregorios Orthodox Church, NY from Monday Jan 30 through Wednesday Feb 1.There will be evening prayer followed by devotional speech everyday at 6.30 PM. Dn. Sujit Thomas and Tenny Thomas are the main speakers on these days.
Sosamma Oommen (67), Kailathu House, Kavumbhagaom, Thiruvalla, M/o Fr. Reji Chacko, Vicar, St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Damascus, MD, passed away today. She had been suffering from illnesses for a prolonged time. She is survived by husband Chacko Oommen. Sarasu John, Bahrain, Nirmala Maman, Kochumonl Varghese and Mini Edison are