Sabha Thilakam and renowned Orthodox Church orator Fr Dr T J Joshua was honoured by the Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church (MGOC) Muscat on the occasion of the church harvest and parish day celebrations on November 5. Speaker after speaker heaped rich praise on the theologian who was
It was a perfect stage for a reunion of old friends, one a learned theologian of repute and another a bishop 40 years younger to his guru having taken over reins of a new diocese. November 4 evening saw the felicitation of His Grace Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan,
Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan, Ahmedabad Diocese, was accorded a grand welcome upon arrival at the Muscat International Airport on November 5 evening. Later on arrival at the Ruwi Church compound, the Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church (MGOC) members
The newly-formed Ahmedabad Diocese has decided to observer Kudosh Eetho (Sanctification of the Church) each year as its Diocesan Day. The Ahmedabad Diocesan Council and Assembly which met on October 22, 2010 decided to celebrate its Diocesan Day with the the Feast of Kudosh Eetho each year.
Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, the new Metropolitan of the Ahmedabad Diocese, is heading to Muscat, on his maiden Episcopal visit to the Sultanate. The Metropolitan arrives at the Muscat International Airport on November 4 evening after a brief stop over at Bangalore.
In the annals of the nearly century-old Malankara Orthodox, November 1, 2010 will go down as a day of great significance. With HH Baselios Marthoma Didymos I having abdicated the Catholicate crown due to failing health and ordination of Catholicos Elect Metropolitan Paulose Mar Milithios (HH Baselius Marthoma Paulose II)
AS His Holiness Moran Mar Baselios Marthoma Didymos I, the seventh Catholicos of the East in Malankara, celebrates his 90th birthday on October 29, many online sites have been set up to post greetings to the Catholicos.
The St Gregorios Orthodox Church Choir at Mathikere in Bangalore, as part of its fund raising campaign, released an Orthodox wedding service CD with an accompanying booklet. Rev Fr M M Abraham, well-known as the architect of Malabar Diocese, released the CD at a simple ceremony after the Holy Qurbana
His Grace Zachariah Mar Nicholovos’ penchant for photography knows no bounds. The Assistant Metropolitan for North-east American Diocese during his recent sojourn to India went on a clicking spree capturing spell-bound landscape pictures of the North Eastern states. Visits to Sikkim, Darjeeling (West Bengal) and an eco-friendly resort in Kerala
“Be fruitful and multiply” (Genesis 1:28) JOHANNESBURG — “Every child born into this world is the fulfillment of God’s promise. We need to accept children as a gift of God with gratefulness for he has been so gracious to entrust us with one of his most precious and beautiful creations.