Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem-II, the supreme head of the Syrian Orthodox Church, will arrive in Kerala on February 7 for an 11-day-long Apostolic Visit to India. This is the first apostolic visit of Patriarch Aphrem to India after assuming the office of the supreme head of the Orthodox
International Joint Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Catholic Church and all the Oriental Orthodox Churches concluded on Friday, January 27 at the Vatican in Rome. The weeklong discussions dealt with aspects of communion in the Early Church and ended with an audience with Pope Francis.
A delegation of representatives of seven Indian Orthodox Churches in the UAE met Emirates Red Crescent officials in Dubai and handed over Dhs115,000 worth of goods. The community donation for the UAE Compassion Tarahamu campaign included blankets, foodstuffs and warm clothes.
President Barack Obama on Monday took in a grand display of Indian Military hardware, marching bands and elaborately dressed camels, becoming the first American leader to be honored as chief guest at India’s annual Republic Day festivities.
The Meltho Calendar for 2015 has been launched from the blessed hands of Bengaluru Diocese Metropolitan Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim on December 6, 2014 during the occasion of Zamar 2014, the annual Christmas carol event.
Fifth Annual Conference of Martha Mariam Vanitha Samajam, Ahmedabad Diocese will be held at St. Thomas Chapel Naroda on December 13 to 14, 2014. The event will be hosted by the St. Mary's Cathedral of Ahmedabad diocese. Diocesan Metropolitan Dr. Geevarghese Mar Yulios will give leadership to the conference.
Hebbal Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church emerged winners taking the top spot at 'Zamar' 2014', the annual Christmas carol singing competition of Bengaluru Orthodox churches organised by OCYM and MGOCSM of Indian (Malankara) Orthodox Syrian Church.
Fresh from the successful conduct of Yovela 2014 (Hebrew meaning for Rejoice), a youth camp for Bengaluru Diocese Youth Movement (MGOCYM) from November 14-16, the youngsters are all gearing up towards the next major Christmas carol event, Zamar.
Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim, Metropolitan, Banglore Diocese of Indian Orthodox Church, is giving increasing importance to the existing Diocese Mission projects Eluru in Andhra Pradesh and at Bilikere, Mysore in Karnataka.
Fr Mathew Mathew, Vicar, of St Mary's Orthodox Parish, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen, has received exemplary praise from Ahmedabad Diocese Metropolitan Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios. Metropolitan Mar Yulios has in a decree expressed his indebtedness and grateful to Fr Mathew for his sincere and sacrificial service to the