St. Mary’s Orthodox Church of Staten Island, NY celebrates the Feast of their Patron Saint, Saint Mary, and church anniversary on August 17 and 18, 2012. Fr. Dr. O. Thomas, a renowned convention speaker will be the chief celebrant on the occasion.
The Orthodox Vacation Bible School (O.V.B.S) of St. Gregorios Indian Orthodox Maha Edavaka, was inaugurated on Thursday, August 2 in a public meeting at National Evangelical Church. Vicar Fr. Jose Mathew inaugurated the OVBS 2012
he newly built St. Thomas’ Indian Orthodox Church located at St. Agnell’s Lane, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 7AY will be consecrated on Friday 31, August and Saturday 01, September 2012.
St. Paul's Orthodox Church of Greater Orlando, Florida, held on Sunday, August 5, after Holy Qurbana condoled at the untimely demise of the first Metropolitan of Mavelikkara Diocese, H.G. Paulose Mar Pachomios.
The Philadelphia Area Sunday Schools representing the six Indian Orthodox Churches of the Greater Philadelphia Area jointly conducted OVBS from August 2to 4, 2012 at St. Thomas Indian Orthodox Church of Philadelphia.
The one-day Annual Conference of Bengaluru Diocese OCYM and MGOCSM unit is slated to be held at the St Dionysius Orthodox Church, on August 12, Sunday.Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Northeast American Diocese, Metropolitan of North East American Diocese, presently on visit to India, will be the main speaker.
OCYM- St George Orthodox Cathedral, Abu Dhabi in joint efforts with Blood Bank of Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, had conducted a Blood Donation Camp to care for emergency victims. Cathedral members wholeheartedly participated in this drive for a social cause.
Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius, Metropolitan of Calcutta Diocese planted a sapling to encourage planting of trees in the School campus while attending the St. Gregorios School Monsoon Festival organized in his honor.
Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius, Metropolitan of Calcutta Diocese, has appointed Fr. Joshi Varghese (Rince achen) as the Public Relations Officer of the Diocese and Principal Secretary to the Metropolitan. Fr. Joshi Varghese had completed his theological studies from STOTS Nagpur.
Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius, Metropolitan of Calcutta Diocese, visited the honorable Governor of West Bengal State His Excellency M. K. Narayanan at Raj Bhavan on 31st July evening at 6 PM. Metropolitan Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius presented a bouquet to His Excellency and honored him with a Shawl. The