The 100th Activity Meet of St. Gregorios Orthodox Christian Youth Movement Jebel Ali was held on August 28, 2011 after the Holy Qurbana. Vicar Fr. Mathew Varghese presided over the meeting. Fr. Abey Philip led the devotional address. Secretary T. A. Joseph gave felicitation speech. Binu M. Varghese (Vice President)
St.Mary's Indian Orthodox Congregation, a new Indian Orthodox congregation has started in Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
Metropolitan Issued an order to establish a new congregation in the name of ‘St.Mary’s Orthodox Congregation of Memphis, Tennessee’.Fr. Johnson Punchakonam is appointed as the vicar of the congregation.
The 2nd Annual Diocesan Family Conference of the Diocese of UK, Europe and Africa began on 26 august 2011 at Altrincham Grammar School for Boys, Manchester, UK. Metropolitan Dr. Mathews Mar Thimothios presided over the inaugural meeting. Fr Varghese John, Fr George Samuel and Dr. M.S Alexander gave felicitation speeches.
The ‘Sunthronitho’ of Dr.Joseph Mar Dionysius, Metropolitan of Calcutta Diocese will be held at St Thomas Ashram Chapel, Bhilai on October 26 , 2011. His Holiness Baselios Marthoma Paulose II, Catholicose of the East and Malankara Metropolitan, will be the chief celebrant on the occasion
Two more churches in United Kingdom, St.Thomas's, London and St. Mary's, Bristol had purchased their own church properties recently. Until July 2011, the Diocese of UK-Europe had only only one church owned by Malankara Orthodox Church (St. Gregorios Church, Brockley, London).
St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary (STOTS), Nagpur invites applications for the new batch. The application form can be downloaded or can be obtained from the office. Minimum secular education required is graduation in any subject. Female candidates may also apply. The last date for the submission of application is
St. Mary's Orthodox Church Linden was consecrated by the Diocesan Metropolitan of Northeast America, Zachariah Mar Nicholovos on Friday, August 19 and Saturday, August 20, 2011. Part I of the service was over by Friday and the Part II of the consecration was completed on Saturday. felicitating
MGOCSM of the DC/MD/VA area hosted the Baltimore Leadership Camp-2011 in Frostburg State University from July 28 to 31, 2011. The theme for the camp was "Going Beyond Borders" and the verse from the scripture to meditate upon was "But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength,
Former Maharashtra Dr. P.C. Alexander (90) died on Wednesday at Madras Medical Mission hospital. Dr Padinjarethalakal Cherian Alexander was born in Mavelikkara, Kerala on March 20, 1921. His body would be brought to Kochi on Friday . Funeral will be on Saturday in Mavelikkara.
The Annual Youth Leadership Camp-YLC 11- of St. George Orthodox Church, Staten Island, NY was conducted at Refreshing Mountains Camp and retreat center, Pennsylvania from July 21st through 24th with various activities. The theme was “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever,”