written by Dr Yacob Mar Irenius.
Music Director & Singer:
Catholicate Centenary flag
rally. MTV Video
Flag Hoisting. MTV
Reception to Bombay delegates
at Kottayam. MTV Video
Centenary Meeting Notice:
P Govindapillai (friend &
disciple of Dr Paulose Mar Gregorios) passed away.
News Videos 1
Letter to Manorama chief editor about exclusion of Dr
Paulose Mar Gregorios' name from the important personalities
list published as part of golden jubilee of Kerala State.
Religion & Marxism of Mar
Gregorios- P Govindapillai.
Common memorial feast of Thoma
Mar Dionysius, Zachriah Mar Dionysius & Job Mar Philexinos at
Mount Tabor Dayara, Pathanapuram.
Paulose Mar Gregorios merit
award distribution at Ghaziabad.
appointed as the Secretary to the Holy Synod of the Coptic
Nov. 22, 2012
HH Baselios Marthoma
Paulose II Catholicos hoisted Catholicate flag at Kochi as
part of Catholicate
Centenary Maha Sammelanam.
Centenary flag & flag post rally started from Old Seminary &
Dr Mathews Mar Severios flag
off flag post rally at
Dr Zacharia Mar Aprem flag off
Catholicate flag rally at Old Seminary.
Catholicate Centenary flag
& flag post rally.
A Call to
join the Catholicate Centenary Celebrations in Kochi.
presentation by Mar Alvares Media.
Delegates from Mumbai reached
Mavelikkara. They visited Niranam & Parumala this evening.
Reception at Kottayam Railway
Catholicate Centenary: Geevarghese
Mar Coorilos and more than thousand of delegates from Bombay
Diocese was received by Yuhanon Mar Policarpos and Dr.
Geevarghese Mar Yulios at Aluva Railwaye Station. Thereafter
conducted a procession from Aluva Railwaye Station to
Thrikkunnathu Seminary (Head Quarters of Ankamali Diocese) and
conducted "Doopaprarthana" at the Tomb of Late Metropolitans of
Malankara Orthodox Church.
Dr. Mathews Mar Thimothios, ( UK,
Europe and Africa), congratulates Rt. Rev. Justin Welby, the new
Archbishop of Canterbury and Primate of all England. He will be
Acrhbishop of Canterbury and will succeed Rt. Rev. Dr. Rowan
Williams, who will retire at the end of December 2012.
Mar Thimothios in his message
to newly elect Archbishop, assured prayers and best wishes for
the enthronement ceremony and a blessed tenure for his new role
as the head priest of Church of England. In his message it is
reiterated that we look forward to continue and strengthening
the fraternal co-operation between the Malankara (Indian)
Orthodox and the Church of England.
Catholicate Centenary : A
Tribute Song by Kottayam Orthodox Seminary Students.
Annual Diocesan Conference of MGOCSM, Ahmedabad.
Lord's Prayer in Sanskrit directed by Jojo John
for the Diocese of Ahmedabad.
Nov. 21, 2012
HH Catholicos Cairo visit
HH Catholicos' statement
against State Govt's liquor policy.
Union Minister of State
Kodikkunnil Suresh visited HH Catholicos.
Geevarghese Mar Ivanios
hoisted flag at Old Seminary as part of feast of
Pulikkottil Joseph Mar Dionysius II & Dr Paulose Mar Gregorios.
Dr Mathews Mar Severios attended.
HH Catholicos released
Catholicate Centenary Souvenir published by Marthoma Foundation,
Commemoration of Dr. Paulose Mar Gregorios & Job Mar
Philoxenos on 25th November 2012 Sunday. To Mark the occassion
of their Remembrance, a public meeting will be held at our
Church St. James Church, Mayur Vihar Phase-3 after the Holy
Qurbana. Fr. P.A. Philip, Ex. Diocesan Secretary of Delhi &
Director, Ministry of Human Empowerment, Indian Orthodox Church
will grace the occassion.
Feast of St Mary, St John &
St George at St Marys Church, Umminikkunnu, Pothanickadu.
Sunday School North Zone
Competitions held at Trikkunnathu Seminary, Aluva on 10th
November Students from St George Valiya Pally, Palarivattom,
Ernakulam won first prizes for group song as well as elocution
competitions in the Junior section. They are: Sheba Anna Simon
(daughter of Fr Simon Joseph, Vicar, St Peters and St Pauls
Orthodox Church, Fort Cochin and Ms Shiny Simon),Alina Susan
Chacko (daughter of Adv PC Chacko and Adv Asha Chacko) and Diya
John (daughter of Mr John I Ramanattu and Ms Neena John) for
group song and Sheba Anna Simon for elocution.
Reading Scripture on 18-11-12
Devotional Thoughts for the Sunday of annunciation to Priest
Zechariah - 18th Nov 2012 by Jose Kurian Puliyeril.
Nov. 20, 2012
Coptic Pope HH Tawadros
II installed in Cairo.
HH Baselios Marthoma
Paulose II Catholicos & Malankara Orthodox delegation
participated in the service. HH Catholicos' greetings.
Diocese: Centenary Celebration Programme and Rally on 18th Nov.
at Mavelikara. More than 6000 peoples attended the programme.
Dr Paulose Mar Gregorios &
Job Mar Philexinos
Paulose Mar Gregorios elocution competition.
Excellence - OCYM Delhi.
Vidhya Niketan, the dream project of Job Mar Philoxenos today
observed HG's 1st Death Anniversary. The programme was presided
by the Manager, Fr. Binish Babu. Principal, Rajan Mathew; Senior
Teacher, Man Singh and some students from the School, shared
their valuable memories which they had with Job Mar Philoxenos
and they also prayed for His soul.
Nov. 19, 2012
Dr Mathews Mar Severios
laid pillar for Catholicate Centenary Maha Sammelanam.
Yuhanon Mar Policarpos attended. MTV
Successor of St Thomas
visited Successor of St Mark at Cairo after Papal
Coptic Pope HH Thevodros II
Installed in Cairo.
Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan was
received by the Indian Ambassador, H.E. Navdeep Suri at his
official residence in Cairo on November 18, 2012. The
Catholicos, on an visit to attend the enthronement of the
new Coptic Pope, HH Tawadros II, was accompanied by HG
Gabriel Mar Gregorios, Fr. Dr. K.M. George, Fr. Abraham
Thomas, Dn Jiss Johnson, and Jacob Matthew. The Catholicos
discussed the long historical linkages that existed between
the Indian and Coptic Orthodox Churches, and the commonality
in traditions between the two communities. The Ambassador
expressed happiness that the Catholicos had invited the new
Pope to visit India, and said that the presence of the
Catholicos in Cairo was evidence of their historical
Memorial feast of Pulikkottil
Joseph Mar Dionysius II & Dr Paulose Mar Gregorios at Old
Dr Paulose Mar Gregorios
Bishops of Malankara Orthodox
Church AD 52 -2012.
Catholicate Centenary meeting &
reception to Bhaaratheeyam rally at Holy Innocents Church,
Nov. 18, 2012
Coptic Pope HH Tawadros II
installed in Cairo.
Marthoma Paulose II Catholicos & Malankara Orthodox
delegation participated in the service. Dr Gabriel Mar
Gregorios, Fr Dr K M George, Fr Abraham Thomas, Jacob Mathew
(Jojo) & Dn Jiss Johnson are included in the Malankara
Orthodox Church delegation.
the Catholicos gave a dinner reception to the available
delegates of the Oriental Orthodox Churches at Cairo. Arch
Bishop Nathanael, Acting Patriarch of the Ethiopian orthodox
Church, Archbishop George Saliba, the secretary of the synod of
the Syrian Orthodox Church, Archbishop Seraphim of the Coptic
Church, Archbishop Nareg of the Armenian Orthodox church, who
are among those who attended the dinner. Photos
Egypt's last 10 Coptic
Coptic Papal Election &
Consecration. Extracts from The Coptic Encyclopedia, Aziz S.
Atiya, Vol. 6: 1 2 3 4 (Compiled
by Varghese John Thottapuzha).
Cross-Shrine at Bhilai.
Samajam Kandanad West Diocese Varshikam Dr. Mathews Mar
Severios inaugurated at Pampakuda St. Johns Orthodox
Valiyapally. Dr. Yuhanon Mar Theodoros, Fr.
Dr. Johns Abraham Konat, Fr. N.I. Paulose, Fr.Jose Thomas,
Diocesan Vice-President Fr. Varghese P. Varghese , Fr. Thomas
Chakiriyil, Fr. V.A. Mathews, Thankamma Simon spoke on the
In commemoration of the
Catholicate Centenary celebrations, Holy Cross has been
installed in the sanctuary of St. Gregorios Church, London. Fr.
George Joseph led the dedication ceremony in the presence of Fr.
Thomas P John (Vicar), Rev Fr Haile Mezkel (Ethiopian Orthodox
Church, London), Fr. Varghese Mathew, Fr. Mathews Kuriakose,
Fr. Mathew Abraham and Fr. Tom Jacob.
Nov. 17, 2012
Dalai Lama will inaugurate Catholicate Centenary Meeting.
Charted Train Leaving on 20th November midnight from Dadar to
Lectures by Dr Paulose
MG University Union Inauguration
Role of women in the Church
HH Ignatius Zakka I Patriarch's
Metropolitan Consecration Golden Jubilee.
HH Zakka I's Unity
Dr Zachriah Mar Theophilos
visited Putty Ashram, New Zealand.
Funeral of Judy Mathew (Nurse,
died at Saudi Arabia) today at St Kuriakose Church,
Nov. 16, 2012
Kayamkulam Philipose Ramban
Catholicate Centenary Meeting.
Kathaprasangam by Fr Aby Philip.
Old Seminary. MTV
Mar Elia Cathedral. MTV
Puthuppally Meeting. MTV
Catholicate Centenary talk by
Dr M Kurian Thomas at Puthuppally.
Reception to Bhaaratheeyam
rally at Puthuppally. MTV
Puthuppally, Elia Cathedral &
Old Seminary. MTV
from Fr Dr Johns Abraham Konat (Priest trustee).
Seminar at Holy Innocents
Barack Obama visits St. George Orthodox Church of Staten Island,
New York, Today. The parish hall in the basement has been
destroyed due to severe flooding, and water damage has also been
reported in the sanctuary.
Dr Yuhanon Mar Dioscoros declared
a new parish at Canberra. Fr K. I. Philip Ramban lead the
dukhrono of St Gregorios at new St Gregorios Church, Canberra.
OCYM Delhi diocese Spark of
Excellence Award 2012.
Job Mar Philexinos memorial
Armenians in the Holy Land
From Hinduism to Orthodoxy: “But
what can a virgin know of the sorrows and travail of mankind?”.
Devotional Thoughts for Hoodos Etho Sunday - 11th Nov 2012
by Jose Kurian Puliyeril.
Nov. 15, 2012
Catholicate Centenary Bharatheeyam
Vilambara Rally at Pampady Dayara. M TV
Brahmavar Syrian Churches: Brief history by Fr. P. J. Koshy.
of Geevarghese Mar Ivanios celebrated at Mar Baselius Dayara,
Vakathanam. M TV
Malankara Sabha Magazine
to the new Pope by Father Tadros Malaty.
“Palliveedu: a must", K.
Shankaranarayanan (Governor of Maharashtra).
Kunnamkulam Aaneede Perunnal.
L. George (94, Kottackatt, Puthenveedu, Othara. Father of Fr.
Ninan K. George, Prof., Orthodox Seminary Kottayam, Registrar,
Divyabodhanam & Ex. Vice Principal, Nagpur Seminary & Grand
Father of Dn. Tenny Thomas, USA) passed away. Funeral on Nov.
17, 2.00 pm.