The Sopana Orthodox Academy for Studies in Theology and Culture, attached to Mar Baselios Dayara (Monastery) of the Indian (Malankara) Orthodox Church will confer the Sopana Orthodox Award on Ms.Christine Chaillot, the Swiss researcher, writer, and promoter of Orthodox Unity.
Applications are invited from qualified persons holding at least a post-graduate degree from a recognized university in Theology, Church History, Christian Social, Educational or Cultural Studies. Applications should reach the Sopana Academy by 30 September 2014.
Fr Alexander James Kurien of the Indian Orthodox Malankara Church is expected to assume charge as the deputy administrator of the Office of the Government wide Policy (OGP) by August end. The office encourages various agencies in United States to make the best use of government policies.
Sopana Academy is conducting a three day workshop for young adults on sacramental living. Fr. Dr. K. M. George will lead the classes. This is a wonderful opportunity for the young people to have acquaintance with the essence of three Holy Sacraments.
Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Ahmedabad Diocese Metropolitan, will lead the Indian Orthodox Churches in Gujarat, on holding special prayers for peace in Iraq and the Middle East, on August 17 and 18, 2014. Dr Mar Yulios was part of the signatory on behalf of the Gujarat United Christian Forum
A One Day Diocesan Conference of OCYM (Diocese of Ahmedabad) was held on 22nd June, 2014 (Sunday) at St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral, Ahmedabad. The theme of the conference was ‘Rhythm of Social Commitment’. Fr. Varghese Tiju Ipe presided over the function.Fr. Jessen P.Y., the main speaker of the conference
Oman's leading plastic surgeon Dr Chona Thomas was featured in the Oman's national newspaper, Oman Daily Observer in its Feature pages on July 13, 2014. Dr Thomas was the first president of the Eastern Episcopal Churches and St Thomas Church in Oman
The feast of Assumption of St. Mary, the Mother of Our God and the Patron Saint of Raipur, St. Mary's Orthodox Syrian Church will be celebrated from 10 to 17 of August 2014. Fr. Dr. Geevarghese K. (Professor, STOTS Nagpur), Fr. P. A. Philip (Director,
Nagpur St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary invites applications for the new academic year.
The Niranam St. Mary’s Orthodox Valiyapally, one of the few churches founded by St. Thomas the apostle; commemorated the blessed memory of the Metropolitan Antonio Francisco Xavier Alvares Mar Yoolios of India, Goa and Ceylon on Sunday July 27, 2014.