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
The farewell ceremony began with a melodious song by the Sunday School children who were also celebrating the final day of their annual OVBS. Parishioners representing the Sunday School, Youth, Altar Assistants, St. Mary's League and elderly spoke on the occasion.
Sartha Vihar St. Thomas Orthodox Church conducted the feast of St.Thomas on July 4, 2009 in a grand scale.On June 28, 2009 the vicar Fr. Thomas John Mavelil hoisted the perunnal flag to mark the begining of the feast of the saint.
The founding fathers of our constitution had inserted this clause making the homosexuality a crime was certainly based on the then prevalent moral customs and traditions. That means our moral concept has been strongly opposing the homosexuality
The Theme of the 4 day Conference will be : “Bear One Another’s Burdens” (Galatians 6:2) . Very Rev. Fr. Chad Hatfield and Fr. Dr. Jacob Kurian, Vice Principal, Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam will be the main Speakers for the year.