Second remembrance of Metropolitan Dr. Thomas Mar Makarios was observed at the Catholicate Chapel, Devalokam, where the bishop was laid to eternal rest. The Catholicos Baselios Marthoma Didymos I was the chief celebrant. Youhanon Mar Polycarpos celebrated Holy Qurbana.
The Holy Episcopal Synod of Malankara Orthodox Church approved the election of seven candidates to episcopacy at the Malankara Syrian Christian Association met on February 17 at Sasthamkotta. The Holy Synod met at the Catholicate Palace Hall, Devalokam and HH the Catholicos presided over sessions. Sittings of the Holy Synod
On February 26, in the evening, visiting the St. George Church, Chandanappalli Aram I, the Armenian Catholicos has declared the Parish as Worldwide Georgian Pilgrim Centre. In his declaration speech, the Catholicos remembered his arrival at Chandanappalli 35 years
Delivering key note address at the Ecumenical Meeting held at Old Seminary, Kottayam under the auspiciousness of Kerala Council of Churches, Catholicos Aram stressed that India has always been multicultural and multireligious and the harmony of this Indian society is seen by the world nations
The Supreme Head of Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church Aram I stated that India has always been the exemplary model for religious harmony. The Armenian Catholicos was talking to the press reporters at the Nedumbassery International Airport, when he was welcomed at his arrival from Lebanon.
Government of Kerala declared the visiting Armenian Catholicos, Aram I, as state guest of honor. Aram I is arriving to visit Malankara as the special invitee of the Catholicos of Malankara and the visit spans from February 24 through 28. The Armenian Catholicos is currently serving as the Moderator of
The 76th remembrance feast of ‘Malankara Sabha Bahasuran’ St. Dionesius of Vattasseril will be celebrated at the Old Seminary Chapel on Sunday, February 27th. Vattasseril Mar Dionesius remembrance meeting will be held at Mar Elia Cathedral, Kottayam on Sunday, February 21th at 3.00 pm.
Until 2010 it was only mouth to mouth opinions voiced by people a means to predict results for the Episcopal Election. Therefore people always suggested that this time five candidates or four candidates are going to get separate majority in the priests’ and laymen’s votes to become winners. There were
The Malankara Syrian Christian Association, the parliament of the Orthodox Church, will be held on Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at Mount Horeb Ashram- Sasthamkotta. Addressing media persons at Kollam on Saturday, Zacharia Mar Anthonios
Over two and half million Malankara Orthodox Christians world wide will begin to observe the great lent from today. Great lent is the occasion for them to purge themselves from all infirmities of their lives.The beginning of lent is marked with the rite of Shubkono, namely, asking mutual forgiveness. At