Bhilai, the diocese celebrated the Shastipoorthi of Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius, the Metropolitan of Calcutta Diocese and Director of St. Thomas Mission Bhilai. A home for homeless, sick aid, educational aid and marriage aid worth INR sixty lakh have been instituted as part of Shastipoorthi celebrations.
The Dallas area Orthodox Christian Youth Movement of the Southwest American Diocese is conducting a One day conference on July 23, 2016 in Dallas at Carlton St. Mary's Orthodox Church. Fr. P.A. Philip, the Dy. Secretary of the Ministry of Human Empowerment of the MOSC, and a renowned gospel preacher
The General Assembly of the diocese of Ahmedabad, is scheduled to be held at the Diocesan Headquarters, St Thomas Chapel, Naroda, on July 15, 2016, Friday from 11 am. Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, the Diocesan Metropolitan will preside over the General Body Meeting.
The Annual joint Orthodox Convention of all the parishes of the Diocese of New Delhi will begin on July 23, 2016 at Gaziabad. On July 23, Saturday at 2.30pm the Diocesan Metropolitan Dr. Yuhanon Mar Demetrios will inaugurate the convention at St. Thomas Higher Secondary School, Indirapuram. St. Thomas Orthodox
On Wednesday, July 7,2016, the members of MGOCSM from St. George Orthodox Church of Staten Island, New York visited the Diocesan Aramana in Muttontown, New York to see their Diocesan headquarters and the Metropolitan. More than 40 people including MGOCSM members and their parents with their Vicar, Fr.
World’s first illustrated Christian bible discovered at Ethiopian monastery The world’s earliest illustrated Christian book has been saved by a British charity which located it at a remote Ethiopian monastery. The incredible Garima Gospels are named after a monk who arrived in the African country in the fifth century and
The World Council of Churches (WCC) Central Committee which recently concluded its 2016 meeting in Trondheim, an important Christian pilgrimage site, had its theme on “Pilgrimage: Discerning the Landscapes Together.”The week-long meeting which concluded on June 28 was the second gathering since the Central Committee was elected at the WCC
TRONDHEIM: The Central Committee of the World Council of Churches (WCC), at its meeting in Trondheim, Norway, 27 June 2016, has elected a new executive committee with 11 new members. In the WCC, the Central Committee elects from its members persons to serve as the Executive Committee of the WCC,
TRONDHEIM:Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Metropolitan of Northeast American Diocese, was elected into the Executive Committee of the World Council of Churches during the Central Committee meeting in Trondheim, Norway. This is the first time in more than two decades that the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church has been elected on the Executive
The following events at the WCC Central Committee meeting in Trondheim, Norway, will be available as a livestream here: Wednesday, 22 June: 9-11am CET: Opening Acts, Consensus Orientation, Welcome from Hosts, Report from the Executive Committee 11:30 am – 1pm CET: Moderator’s address, public issues plenary 1-1:20pm CET: Opening Press