Ahmedabad Diocese Metropolitan Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios has appreciated all the vicars and parishioners for their sincere contribution towards exceeding the target for the Catholicate Day Collection (CDC ) 2011.
Dr Abraham Mar Seraphim, Bengaluru Diocese Metropolitan, has blessed the Meditation Room in the name of St Gregorios of Parumala at Hyderabad on August 2, 2012. The Meditation Room situated at St Mary's Orthodox Church premises at Lingampally, BHEL.
Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Metropolitan of North East American Diocese has said that the Orthodox tradition of spirituality mainly centered on its repentance which enabled an individual to become more involved
Dubai St. Thomas OCYM unit will be organizing a blood donation camp and health awareness sessions for church members.
The blood donation camp will be held on the church premises on Friday, August 17, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Ethiopian Orthodox Church patriarch, HH Abune Paulos enters into eternal rest His Holiness Abune Paulos, Fifth Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia, Ichege of the See of St Tekle Haymanot, Archbishop of Axum, passed away early Thursday in Addis Ababa, aged 76.
The word ‘Catholicos’ means ‘the general head’ or ‘general bishop’. It can be considered as equivalent to ‘universal Bishop’. This title and rank is much more ancient than the title Patriarch in the church. In the ministry of the early church there were only three ranks namely; Episcopos (Bishop), Priest
Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church, Jamshedpur, bid Farewell to their first residential vicar, Fr. P.S. Varghese on 28 July 2012. A meeting was arranged after Holy Qurbana. The new vicar Fr. Abraham P.J presided over the meeting.
The family Conference will be held on the weekend 24 to 26th of August 2012 at Whitemoor Lakes Conference Centre, Staffordshire, UK. under the patronage of the Diocesan Metropoiltian, Dr.Mathews Mar Thimothios
Metropolitan Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios will be the chief celebrant for the 45th Annual Feast to commemorate assumption of St Mary at the St Mary's Orthodox Church Goa, Vasco-Da-Gama on August 15, 2012.
OCYM unit of St. George Orthodox Cathedral Abu Dhabi, in the blessed Memory of Metropolitan Late Geevarghese Mar Osthathios had conducted a Good Quality used Cloth Collection drive during the first Quarter of the Year to support the orphanages and Village ministries managed by the Holy Church.