On the backdrop of the alarming rate of family problems, divorces and remarriages, His Holiness Baselios Didymus I declared October, 2009 as “Family Welfare Month”. The aim of this observance is to equip people to counter the disintegration of the institution of marriage and family,
Holy oil Saith is being used in the sacraments of the church baptism and holy unction. It is believed that the oil carries God's grace both to renew the body and to cleanse the spirit. Unlike Holy Muron, Saith oil may be consecrated by Metropolitans for the use of a
A team of church representatives from Europe, Latin America and Africa will pay a solidarity visit to churches, ecumenical organizations and civil society movements in Uruguay and Bolivia
The General Body meeting of The Ecumenical Fellowship of Indian Churches in Philadelphia will be held on Sunday, August 16, 2009 at 3:00 PM at St. Thomas Syro Malabar Catholic Church, Philadelphia
Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church started the first day of the Malayalam month of Karkkidakam with a similar exercise, reading from the Holy Bible and will continue till August 14, 2009.
Annual Clergy Retreat of the newly formed Diocese of Southwest America will be held on August 7 and 8 at St. Stephen's Orthodox Church, Houston. presided and led
Archbishop Demetrios of America announces the visit of His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to the United States this coming October for a three-stage visit, which will include an Environmental Symposium on the Mississippi River and visits to New York
The Council Members and the Managing Committee members of the North East American Diocese met at the Family Conference Center, decided to felicitate the Diocesan Metropolitan Mathews Mar Barnabas on
The Diocesan Metropolitan Dr. Mathews Mar Thimotheos of UK, Europe and Africa declared the Orthodox congregation at South end - on –sea, England as a new parish of his diocese on 25th July 2009.
For the first time after it won the eight-year-long battle seeking the decriminalisation of homosexuality, the non-governmental Naz Foundation (India) came face to face with Christian and other faith based