Metropolitan Dr. Zacharias Mar Theophilos visited the Coptic Church, one of the Oriental Orthodox Churches, in Abu Dhabi on April 25, 2011. The Metropolitan was accorded a warm reception by Fr. Isaac Anba Bishoy and Ashaia Haroun, a senior member of the Coptic Community.Fr. Johnson Daniel, the vicar of
Dn. Gheevarghese John, 30, a graduate of St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary, Yonkers, New York, was ordained to the Holy Priesthood on Saturday, March 26, 2011 at St. Thomas Indian Orthodox Church of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ordination services were be led by Metropolitan Emeritus Mathews
Dn. Markose Mani passed away at Philadelphia on March 26, 2011 at 7.00 am. He hailed from Kanakkalil family, Manarkaadu, Kottayam. Deacon Mani was born to E. M. Mani and Mariamma Mani on August 17, 1934 and was 76. He belonged to St. George Orthodox Church, Puthuppally,
Enthronement or Sunthronitho of Metropolitan Dr. Abraham Mar Seraphim is to take place on March 27, Sunday at 11.00 am. The youngest bishop of Malankara Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim will be enthroned during the ceremony as the head of the Bangalore diocese by the Catholiocos
Metropolitan Yuhanon Mar Polycarpos, President, OCYM, issued orders to all units of the Movement to get themselves ready for this year's Annual Conference, which will take place at St. Mary's Cathedral, Hauz Khaz, and will be conducted under the auspices of the Diocese of Delhi. Dates for the
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.
Holy Lent is an utmost important event in one’s life , and one should follow the lent strictly to receive blessings upon blessings from heaven", said Metropolitan Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius of the Diocese of Calcutta. Metropolitan was addressing the faithful during his two day visit, 19, 20 March 2011,
Reading out the Bull from Catholicos and Malankara Metropolitan Moran Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulose II, Metropolitan of Chennai Diocese Dr. Yuhanon Mar Dioscoros proclaimed that the parish has been elevated to the rank of a Cathedral. The proclamation was received with loud applause.
the Staten Island Unit Teachers’ Training Conference of the North-East American Diocese was held on Saturday, March 12, 2011 at St. George Orthodox Church, Staten Island, New York. Around 30 teachers from Staten Island Sunday Schools attended.Fr. Alex K. Joy, vicar of the host parish opened the program with a
Bangalore Diocese is organizing a public meeting to felicitate newly installed Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan Baselios Marthoma Paulose II. The meeting is to take place on Saturday, March 26, 2011 at Campus Crusade for Christ Auditorium, Lingarajapuram Main Road at 5.30 pm.