Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan, Ahmedabad Diocese, is presently visiting Austria and the Federal Republic of Germany for ringing in Christmas (Yeldo) and New Year festivity. The European countries are all decked up to celebrate Nativity season and merge with the joyous season of Yule tide spirit.
The email id of HG Dr Mathews Thimothios, Metropolitan of Diocese of UK, Europe & Africa has been hacked. This correspondent received an email on November 7 at 8.27 am from firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line saying ‘Confidential Urgent Request.’
The 2nd Annual Diocesan Family Conference of the Diocese of UK, Europe and Africa began on 26 august 2011 at Altrincham Grammar School for Boys, Manchester, UK. Metropolitan Dr. Mathews Mar Thimothios presided over the inaugural meeting. Fr Varghese John, Fr George Samuel and Dr. M.S Alexander gave felicitation speeches.
Two more churches in United Kingdom, St.Thomas's, London and St. Mary's, Bristol had purchased their own church properties recently. Until July 2011, the Diocese of UK-Europe had only only one church owned by Malankara Orthodox Church (St. Gregorios Church, Brockley, London).
St. Mary's Indian Orthodox Church, Coventry, UK had conducted Holy Week services as the last phase of the forty day lent. Fr. Philipose Phillip, Vicar of St. Gregorios Orthodox Church, Edmonton, Canada,was the chief celebrant for the week long services.
St. Mary's Indian Orthodox Church, Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom has announced its Holy Week Service Schedule for 2011. This is first time all the Holy Week services being organised in this parish. The services will be held at St. Barnabas Church, 38-72 Cromwell, Street Foleshill, Coventry - CV6
Metropolitan Dr. Mathews Mar Thimothios of UK, Europe and Africa Diocese reached South Africa and is on his second apostolic visit to the far southern region of the diocese. "We are very happy that our faithful have bought a very good parsonage and a plot for constructing a Church.
One day Family Conference for all the Malankara (Indian) Orthodox faithful in Germany took place on Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at Assaphiam House, Bethel, Bielefeld. The conference began with Holy Qurbana. Fr. Laiju Mathew, Pathanamthitta
Dr Mathews Mar Thimothios, Metropolitan of UK, Europe and Africa Diocese of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, made his first pastoral visit to the recently formed St Gregorios Indian Orthodox Congregation of Glasgow, Scotland, from September 18 to 24, 2010.
Family conference of all Orthodox faithful in Ireland has commenced at Dublin on October 1st, 2010 at 6.30 pm along with evening prayers. On 2nd October programs begin at St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Dublin at 9.30 am.Fr. Koshy Vaidyan and Fr. Eldho Varghese are leading the conference.