Coptic Orthodox Church enthroned its new pope Sunday in an ornate, three-hour ceremony on Nov. 18, 2012 attended by top officials from Egyptian government and hierarchs from Orthodox Christendom. Tawadros II, 60, was chosen the church's 118th pope
Dr Mathews Mar Timothios, Diocese Metropolitan of UK-Europe and Africa, has called upon upholding "family values" which is slowly on the vane in the present day context.
Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church celebrated Patron’s day on 10 to 11, November 2012. On 10th Evening prayer conducted followed by devotional address and procession from Church to Cross Tower (Midland). .Fr.Yaunan Mulamootil was the speaker at the convention.
Metropolitan Dr. Yakob Mar Irenious, the President of Order of Servants of Cross, inaugurated the Alwariz Mar Julius Metropolitan Scholarship distribution by handing it over to the Cathedral Trustee on November 2, 2012 after the Holy Qurbana (Feast Day of St. Gregorious of Parumala).
"The minds of children are temples where Jesus Christ living and when they are taught with teachings of Christ in the childhood itself, they will become one in Christ which is the theme of the OVBS of this year." said Yuhanon Mar Polycarpose Metropolitan of Angamali Diocese
Everyone in the audience was moved to tears and those who missed may never get to watch such a unique event for years to come. This summed up the over two-hour long performance from La Moriyo Zeghto, a liturgical symphony to Oriental Orthodox beats.
Dr Mar Yulios will address the youth on the theme “Back to roots” from 2 Thessalonians 2:15. “Therefore brethren, stand fast and hold the traditions, which you were taught, whether by word or our epistle”. The Annual Diocesan Conference of Mar Gregorios Orthodox Christian
Annual Conference of MGOCSM & Youth Movement of Culcatta diocese was held at MGM School, Rourkela from 26 to 28 October , 2012. MGOCSM unit, Raipur, won the overall championship trophy. Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius, the diocesan Metropolitan, in the presence of Jilla Parishad Member
Bishop Tawadros II is named the 118th leader of the Coptic Church in a ceremony in Egypt's capital Cairo on Sunday. A blindfolded child reached into a crystal chalice and pulled out a slip of paper — and Egypt's Coptic Christians had a new pope.
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