Thoughts for the Sunday before Pentecost - 16 May 2010 by Jose Kurian
Readings of This week.
Is Unity Impossible in Malankara?
Vishwa Sneha Dharshanam, Jan. - March 2010.
Responses Invited. E-Mail: email@example.com
HIS HOLINESS ARAM I MEETS PATRIARCH ZAKKA I
Kerala Sahithya Academy Award.
For Auto Biography gets to T. J. S. George. Who is a member of Thumpamon St.
For Novel gets to Benyamin (Aadujeevitham). Who is a member of Manthalir St. Thomas Orthodox
FEAST AT SION SEMINARY, KORATTY
SHRADHA PERUNAL of the four late Metropolitans of the Kochi Diocese -
Their Graces Semayon Mar Dionysius, Paulose Mar Severios, Yuhanon Mar
Severios and Yakob Mar Polycarpos - was celebrated at the Sion Aramana
Koratty on 14 &15 May 2010. This is the first time that the Orma Perunal
is conducted as a combined one. Priests and people from all the parishes
in the Diocese and around attended the ceremonies. H H The Catholicos, the
Catholicose Designate and other Metropolitans of the Church led the
services. The three KABARS at the Seminary Chapel are now beautifully
rebuilt. There was a public function to felicitate the newly consecrated
Metropolitans, along with a MEMORIAL LECTURE. All these functions were
well organised at the Diocesan level and were well attended. Attached is
the picture of the reconstructed KABARS
Diocese Annual Meeting at St. John's Orthodox Church, Kooroppada. Photos
Ner Kazchakal by Thomas Neelarmadam. Spring Boy. PDF
Dionysius' Letter to the Antiochian Church Synod. PDF
COCHIN. Rennovated Khabars At Koratty Sion Seminary Aramana Chapel. Photos
Reminder for a Far
East Diocese by E. S. John.
Letter to H.
H. The Catholicos.
Philexinos celebrates birthday with Santhigram Children. News: 1 2
KCC Inter Religious Conference at Sophia Centre.
"VERUKAL" released. Written by Rev. Fr. Mathew Thannimoottil,
Bahrain cathedral church. Avatharika by Rev. Fr. John Thomas Karingattil.
Released by H. E Dr. George Joseph, Indian Ambassador to Kingdom of
Bahrain. News Photo
Ner Kazchakal by Thomas Neelarmadam.
Dukhabharithamaya Oru Koodykkazcha. PDF File
May 14, 2010
May 15th is
the 25th Anniversary of the consecration of five of our metropolitans. On
May 15, 1985, the following five mere consecrated as Metropolitans by HH
Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews I at St. Mary's Cathedral, Puthiyacavu,
Mavelikkara: 1. HG Mathews Mar Epiphanios (Kollam) 2. HG Philipose Mar
Eusabius (Thumpamon) 3. HG Thomas Mar Athanasius (Chengannur) 4. HG
Geevarghese Mar Ivanios (Kottayam) 5. HG Paulose Mar Milithios
Mar Epiphanios and HG Philipose Mar Eusabius Metropolitans went to their
heavenly abode. Let us pray for their souls. Let their prayers be a
fortress for us.
We congratulate HG Thomas Mar
Athanasius, HG Geevarghese Mar Ivanios and HG Paulose Mar Milithios
Metropolitans as they pass this milestone in their lives as Metropolitans
of our Church. May God continue to bless them and strengthen them with
good health and spirits to lead our Church for many more years to
Bishop Consecration: SDOF Suppliment.
Telecast. Herald News M TV Page Views
Religious Conference at Sophia Centre. CN Site Photos
bulletin from Sarita Vihar St. Thomas Orthodox Youth movement,
Yuvajanashadam 47th edition released.
Malankara Varghese died of 'Heart
Attack' ! Response
from Dr. Vinu Thomas.
Malankara Varghese Case. Response
from Jojy Vazhuvady.
www.malankaraorthodox.tv hits Two MILLION views....
Letter from Managing
Division of Dioceses. M TV News
M TV Videos
by Sreekanth. Orthodox TV Photos
Mini Site Manorama Mini Site Manorama Online News
Bishop Consecration Photos: 1953, 1966, 1975, 1978, 1985, 2005
(Source: Manorama Online)
Vazcha 1964 May 22. K. V. Mammen's Reports for
Resolution Photos of new bishops for printing
to new Bishops By OCYM, Delhi Diocese.
Reception to New Bishops at
MGOCSM StudentCentre, Kottayam, May 13, 4
pm. M TV V
Malankara Varghese Murder Case. Action Council Press
Release from Patriarchal Center in the event of baseless allegations
of IO Church on the murder of late T. M. Varghese.
Pidichedukkunnathu Kolapathakikale Olichu Thamasippikkuvano?
Feast of Church Fathers at Koratty Sion Seminary, May
14, 15. Notice
Panthal Kaalnaatukarmma. OCYM
International Conference at Theophilos Nagar, Aluva. Photo
Sunitha Jacob gets the 'Best Dedicated &
Efficient Nurse Award' in Kuwait. News
ST. GREGORIOS COLLEGE OF
SOCIAL SCIENCE (Affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University)
PARUMALA P.O, PATHANAMTHITTA
D.T.KERALA-689626. Tel: 0479:2311929, 2312465, 2312266 Fax: 0479 2312866.
ADMISSION STARTED FOR M. SW & B. Sc.
M.L.T. For details contact College Office.
May 12, 2010
Bishop Consecration: M TV Videos
Kaumudhi Flash Suppliment.
1 pm Photos
Amologia Vayana Photos
9.30 am Photos
8 am Photos
Sermon by Fr. Dr.
New Names of
Bishops: Dr. Yuhanon Mar Dimithrayos (Fr.Dr. John Mathews), Dr. Yuhanon
Mar Thevodoros (Fr. Dr. Nathaniel Ramban), Yacob Mar Elias (Fr. V. M.
James), Joshuva Mar Nikodimos (Fr. Yuhanon Ramban), Zachriaha Mar Aprem
(Fr. Sabu Kuriakose), Geevarghese Mar Julios (Fr. George Pulikkottil),
Abraham Mar Seraphim (Fr. V. M. Abraham)
Edition of Orthodox
Yuvajanam. Exclusive interview
Consecration in Malankara Sabha. Article by Vipin K.
Varghese Murder Case. Action Council Press Conference: Manorama Mathrubhoomi
Varghese Marichathu Heart Attack Moolamennu Puthenkurisukarude
Philexinos' Birth Day Celebrations. Photos News
Celebrations at Delhi. News
May 11, 2010
Thoughts for 4th Sunday after the New Sunday -
1 2 3
Action Council's Responce
Malankara Varghese Case.
Press Conference at Ernakulam: Malankara Varghese
Murder case. Exclusive Audio 1 2
Dr. George Joseph (Association
Secretary) and Fr. Mathai Edayanal Cor Episcopa (Diocesan Secretary,
Arrest of a
CSI Bishop in Coimbatore. News
4th Sunday after the New Sunday - 09-05-2010 by
Yuhanon Mar Milithos.
A speech by Fr. Bijesh Philip.
formed St Gregorios Malankara Orthodox Church's Holy Qurbana
will be conducted by Rev. Fr Varghese John Mannancherry at 11 am on
15th of May 2010 at Broom Church, Mearns Road, Newton Mearns, Glasgow G77
5HN. Please contact Rev. Fr Varghese John (079080 64000), Mr Benny
Mathoor (079326 13336) or Dr Susil Stephen (07985 623087) for more
Malanakara Orthodox Sabha Parish Mission in St.
Stephen's Orthodox Church,
Notice. 1 2
Bishop Ordination. News
Kaumudhi Flash News
Pathaka Ghoshayathra. News
M TV Video
Cathedral, Kottayam. May 10, 5 pm Photos
Fr. M. O. John's Article About H. H. Mathews
Response from Fr.
H. B. Paulos
Mar Milithios with President of India. Photos
feast of Augen Mar Dionysius. Notice: 1 2
Feast of St. George M TV Mini
74th OCYM Annual Conference Programme Chart and Brochure.
The ICON project inauguration function at Parumala
St. Gregorios Hospital was started at 03:30 pm with the prayer song of
college of Social Science Choir. Very Rev. Yoohanoon Ramban (Seminary
Manager) presided the meeting and Rev. Fr. Alexander Koodarathil (Chief
Executive Officer) delivered the welcome speech. H.G. Mathews Mar
Thevadocious (Metropolitan of Idukki Diocese) address the audience and
inaugurated the project. H.G also speaks about the social concerns of
ICON and the charity programs they conduct for the poor and needy.
Felicitation delivered by Mr.Reji Mathai (ICON coordinator) and Dr. Alex
Paul (Hospital Director). Mr.George P Oommen (ophthalmology camp
coordinator) delivered the vote of thanks to all those who present in that
meeting and the people who work for this project especially ICON project
A farewell was held for St. Mary's Indian orthodox
Cathedral vicar Rev. Fr. Saji Mathew Thannimoottil, He will return to
Bombay on 5th June to continue his pastoral service after the completion
of his three-year term in Bahrain. Indian Ambassador H. E. George Joseph
was the chief Guest at the event held at the cathedral premises in
Salmaniya. Rev. Fr. T. U. Thomas, Asst. Vicar in Doha Orthodox Church
presided the Meeting. Rev. Chacko Thomas, Marthoma Church, Dr. George
Mathew Sabha Managing Committee Member, Mr. John C, Mr. M M
Mathew, Mr. Soman Baby, Mr. George Philip, Mr. John Iype, Mr. Benny Varky,
Mr. K M. Cherian, Spiritual Organaization representatives and
Managing Committee representatives spoke on the occation. News Photo
A Press Release about the division of Kollam Diocese
by OCYM. News
Sasthamkotta Association. Response from a Member of
the Church. Mangalam News
May 9, 2010
Chandanappally Perunnal 2010. M TV
Order of St. George to Dr. Geevarghese Mar
May 8. Holy Qurbana Photos
Chempil Ariyideel. Photos
May 7. Photos
Varghese Case. Manorama News: 1 2
Varghese's response to Asianet News Audio
H. B. Thomas
I and Malankara Varghese Case by Thomas
Binuvinte Kudumbam. Kudumba Sahaya Nidhy eduthu Gundakalkku Koduthu. Ippol
suppliment Prasidheekarichu Kanneerozhukkunnu.
Feast of St. George at St. George
Church, Kannanamkuzhy. Photos
New Superior of Bethany Ashram. News
Pokunna Satyangal the book written by Fr. Varghese P.
Idichandy will release on 9th May 2010 at St.Gregoriose
Orthodox Cathedral Banglore.
1 2 3
May 8, 2010
Malankara Varghese Murder
Case: CBI submitted
Charge Sheet. Fr. Varghese Thekkekkara is the first offender. Manorama
Manorama 1 2 Mathrubhoomi Kerala Kaumudi 1 2 Mangalam Deepika
Fr. Mathai Edayanal Cor
Episcopa's response Asianet News Audio 1 2
Chief Judicial Magistrate, Ernakulam allowed Joy
Varghese (Cement Joy) to be in CBI custody up to 20th May for more
Birth Day of Job Mar Philoxenos. Wishes
about thirumeni by Jeebo G. Kulumthunkal.
Sukhada Balagram at Kolenchery. Manorama Mathrubhoomi
Bishop Designates visited Church
Supreme Head HH Catholicos Orthodox Herald
Special Meeting for arrangement at District
Parish News 1 2
May 7, 2010
Malankara Varghese Murder Case: CBI submitted Charge
Sheet. Fr. Varghese Thekkekkara is the first offender.
Fr. Mathai Edayanal Cor Episcopa's response Asianet
News Audio 1 2 Mathrubhoomi
“Some other prominent
personalities of the Syrian Orthodox Church in India were the motive force
behind Fr. Varghese Thekkekkara and Joy Varghese and there are documents
showing withdrawal of Rs. 400,000.00 from their bank accounts”, said CBI
sources. CBI has produced all the seized documents to the High Court in a
CBI has confirmed the arrest of
2nd suspect in the Malankara Varghese murder case. Joy Varghese, Muzhiyil
House, Alwaye was arrested against charges like conspiring the murder of
Malankara Varghese, for providing hideout to the professional killers at
his own house as well as arranging payments to them.
Malankara Varghese was one of the Managing Committee
members of Malankara Orthodox Church and was killed on December 5, 2002 at
Perumbavur, Ernakulam Dist. The Kerala High Court has ordered a CBI
investigation in November 2007 into this case.
Chief Judicial Magistrate, Ernakulam allowed Joy
Varghese to be in CBI custody up to 20th May for more investigation.
Murder, scheming murder, and violation of ‘Weapons Prevention Act’ etc.
are the charges against Joy Varghese, who is also nicknamed as ‘Cement
Joy’. It was severely alleged recent times that one of the important
suspects was not getting arrested due to political interferences.
Joy Varghese was arrested due to a special complaint
filed by Saramma Varghese, widow of Malankara Varghese. His arrest will be
an important turning point in Malankara Varghese murder case, it is