The Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan was received by His Excellency, the Indian Ambassador, Shri Navdeep Suri at his official residence in Cairo on November 18, 2012.
Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius, Metropolitan of Calcutta diocese, visited the Governor of Madhya Pradesh His Excellency Ram Naresh Yadav and greeted him on the occasion of the Festival of Light - Deewali.
Dubai St. Thomas Orthodox Cathedral charity projects costing over Rs.2.5 crores will hold an official function on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Orthodox Church Centre, Ulloor, Thiruvananthapuram
St. Gregorios Indian Orthodox Maha Edavaka celebrated its annual Harvest Festival and the Closing Ceremony of Catholicate Centenary on Friday 16 November 2012, . Dr. Joshua Mar Nichodimos, Metropolitan of Nilackal Diocese as Chief Guest. Metropolitan appreciated the continuous support offered by the Parish for the past 50 years
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.