Dr Yuhanon Mar Diascoros, Metropolitan, Chennai Diocese, will undertake a three-day maiden Episcopal visit to Salalah and Sohar on April 4, 5 and 6. The Metropolitan will be visiting the St Stephen’s Orthodox Church in Salalah
MUSCAT: Dr Yuhanon Mar Diascoros, Metropolitan, Chennai Diocese, and chief celebrant for the Holy Week Program led the Holy Easter service at St Thomas Church in Muscat on March 30, Saturday. Dr Mar Diascoros in his Easter message called upon the massive faithful who had gathered at the Church to
Dr Yuhanon Mar Diascoros, Metropolitan, Chennai Diocese, performed the ritual of feet washing (Kalukazhukal Susrusha) at the St Thomas Church, on March 28, 2013, Maundy Thursday of Holy Week.The Metropolitan also washed and kissed the feet of the Sunday School children
The diocesan Metropolitan, Dr. Youhanon Mar Demetrios will be the chief celebrant for the Holy week 2013.
The 33rd Education Orientation Program by MGOCSM will be held at Mar Theophilos study centre, Kottayam from April 8 to 14, 2013. Thomas mar Athanasius, the Metropolitan of Chengannoor Diocese will inaugurate the Camp.
The newly built Primary Block of M.G.M. Higher Secondary School, Bokaro, was Consecrated and Inaugurated by the Diocesan Metropolitan, Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius on 19th March, 2013. Dr. Mar Dionysius, in the inaugural address recollected the great leadership of Mar Theodosius to the Diocese and to Bokaro Parish and
Dr Yuhanon Mar Diascoros, Metropolitan of Chennai Diocese, led the Palm Sunday (Hosanna) service at St Thomas Church, Ruwi, on March 24, Saturday evening. While celebrating Hosanna, the Lord's Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem of Jesus, Dr Mar Diascoros was leading the large faithful in observance of the movable fast that
Dr Yuhanon Mar Diascoros, Metropolitan, Chennai Diocese, and chief celebrant for the Holy Week Program for 2013, lead the Catholicate Day celebrations at the Muscat Mar Gregorios Maha Edavaka, on March 22, Friday after the Holy Eucharist.
The OCYM Dubai unit had conducted a debate on "The Role of women in Malankara Orthodox Church" on Catholicate Day 2013.
The metropolitan of Idukki diocese, Mathews Mar Theodosius, inaugurated the debate.The OCYM Zonal President and Cathedral vicar Fr. T. J Johnson presided over the meeting.
Rt. Rev. Justin Welby enthroned as the 105th Archbishop for Canterbury on 21st March 2013 in Canterbury Cathedral, England. Dr. Mathews Mar Thimothios, the Metropolitan of UK-Europe and Africa, represented the Malankara Orthodox Church at the ceremony.