The first ‘Marthoma VI award was presented to the senior most metropolitan of Malankara Church, Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios. This award is instituted in memory of Marthoma VI who is otherwise famed as Dionysius the Great.
The joint meeting of about 30 parishes from Dallas-Fortworth Metroplex area that was convened to make preparations for the ‘World Prayer Day 2011’ elected Mrs. Susan Thampan as the ‘Convener’ for the event. The meeting took place at the Marthoma Parish, Carrolton.
The Catholicos of Malankara Baseilios Marthoma Didymos I declared that the Orthodox Church will institute ‘Karshaka Shreshta Award’. This award is part of the action plan to pay more emphasis on environmental protection, the bull from the Pontiff of Malankara explains.
The annual training camp of Altar Assistants under the auspices of AMOSS (Akhila Malankara Shushrooshaka Sanghom- All Malankara Altar Assistants' Guild) began at Parumala Seminary on Monday at 5 PM, 19th April 2010.
The Holy Episcopal Synod of Malankara Orthodox Church has decided to appoint Fr. Dr. Bijesh Philip (43) as new Principal to the St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary, Nagpur. Fr. Bijesh Philip’s name was proposed by a sub committee of the Holy Episcopal Synod comprising Metropolitans
The lay leader, who shouldered the burdens and pains of carrying the yoke of the Church for over six decades with five Cathoilicoi, P.C. Abraham Padinjarekkara, was laid to eternal rest on Thursday, April 15th in the afternoon at Puthenpalli cemetery, Kottayam
Metropolitan of Mumbai Diocese and President, Governing Board to the St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary, Nagpur laid foundation stone for the new ‘Teacher’s Quarters’ on March 10th, 2010 at STOTS premises. Metropolitan of Niranam
Consecration of the newly reconstructed St. Gregorios Orthodox Church, Queens, New York is planned to be from Friday to Sunday, June 25, 26, 27, 2010. St. Gregorios Church Queens is under the Diocese of North-East America.
Alexios Mar Eusebius, Metropolitan of the South West American Diocese released the new logo of the Diocese on Saturday, Aril 10th, 2010 at St.Thomas Orthodox Church, Houston.Tony Mathew, a young artist from St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Houston, designed the logo
P.C. Abraham Padinjarekkara (89) passed away in the wee hours of Tuesday, April 13th, 2010. He served the Malankara Church in capacities of Working Committee Member, Managing Committee Member, Sabha Secretary and Lay Trustee for about six decades