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1. Catholica ennu
Cholly Vazhthy Njayam by
Dr. M. Kurian Thomas.
2. Niranam Grandhavary
(Writings of St. Gregorios)
4. Sneham Swathanthriam, Puthiya Manavikatha (Malayalam
Writings of Dr. Paulos Mar Gregorios)
5. Gregorian Vision
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6. St. Macrina
by Fr. Dr. B. Varghese
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A new column for doubts
related to Orthodox Faith. Dr Yuhanon Mar Meletius will give
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Church Calendar 2012
Bible Reading Card.
Association March 7, 2012
Sasthamkotta Association 2010
Parumala Association 2006
Parumala Association 2004
Our Sister Concerns
Marthoma Didymus I
Dr Paulos Mar Gregorios
Dr Geevarghese Mar Osthathios
Dr. K. M. George
Prayer for the Church
March 10 -
& Manglish Evening
Prepared by Hauz Khas St. Marys
Cathedral Youth Movement.
Namaskaram (M TV Video), Sandya
March 7, 2013
Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios: Let us take part in
Great Lent with complete
Mid Lent and the Holy
Cross by Jose Kurian Puliyeril.
Lord’s incarnation in search
of the lost sheep of Israel by Jose Kurian Puliyeril
Convention at Brahmavar.
Sermons from eminent personalities & renowned preachers. Delivered in
English & Hindi - Translated into Kannada. Venue: St. Mary's Orthodox
Cathedral CHP School Ground, Brahmavar. Date; March 18-20, from 4.30
pm - 7.30 pm. Notice
Annual Retreat for the
Priests of Calcutta Diocese held on 28th February, 6.00 pm to 1st
March 2013, 4.00 pm, at St. Thomas Chapel, Bhilai. The Diocesan
Metropolitan Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius and Fr. Geevarghese K. (Nagpur
Seminary) lead the Retreat.
The Diocesan Metropolitan
has officially constituted Baskiamma Association of Calcutta Diocese.
Fr. Abraham George has been appointed as the Vice President and
Annamma Abraham as ad-hoc General Secretary of the Association till
new office bearers are elected. The first Conference of the Baskiamma
Association was held on 1st March, 2013 at the Diocesan Centre.
‘Santhome Jyoti Bhavan’ a
tribute to Mar Theodosius.
Staff Nurse Coaching Class at Delhi.
Thoughts for the Sunday of the Palsy - 24th Feb 2013 by Jose
Article by Fr Biju P
March 6, 2013
Half lent (Pathy Nompu). Holy Qurbana at Orthodox Seminary, Kottayam.
M TV Video
Half Lent (Pathi Nombu).
Thomson appointed as the Director General of Sports Authority of
India. He is a member of St Gregorios Church, Peroorkada.
Dr Mathews Mar Thimothios, Diocesan Metropolitan for Diocese of UK
Europe and Africa, celebrated Holy Eucharist at Lagos on 3rd March
2013. Almost 200 people from different parts of Nigeria attended the
Article about Enthronement
of Pope Thevadros.
Vartha, Feb. 2013.
Bible School. Ladies batch(age 15 and above) starts at St. Basil Bible
School, Sasthamcotta on April 6, 2013. Gents batch (age 15 and above)
at St. Basil school. Sasthamcotta begins on May 4, 2013. For details:
by Fr. Dr. Johns Abraham Konat.
Association for Mission Studies (INAMS), Coimbatore unit, the first
memorial service and meeting of the Late Lamented Dr. Geevarghese Mar
Osthathios were conducted at CHRISTA SISYA ASHRAM, THADAGAM,
Coimbatore on 03.03.2013. Very Rev. M. D. Yuhanon Ramban, Very Rev. K.
V. Yacob Ramban, Acharya of Thadagam Ashram, Prof. P. K. Kurian,
General Secretary (INAMS) addressed a large gathering on 'The vision
of Mar Osthathiios'.
Retreat at St. Thomas
Indian Orthodox Church, Dublin, Ireland.
Venezuelan President Hugo
Prof. Saju Mathew (Senate
Member M.G.University Kottayam, Assistant Professor in Malayalam,
Union Christian College, Aluva and Member of Puthiyakavu St. Mary's
Orthodox Cathedral, Mavelikkara Diocese) nominated as the Directed
Board Member of Kerala Book Mark under the Cultural Affairs Department
Letter from M TV Team.
Vidyamritha Award to Jacob John.
March 5, 2013
Enthronement of HH Abuna Mathias I. M
TV Exclusive Photos,
more than One Thousand M TV
Reception before Enthronement by HH
Marthoma Paulose II Catholicos.
HH Catholicos' speech in
HH Catholicos' speech in
Ethiopian Church by Varghese John Thottapuzha.
Indian Churches by Dr. M. Kurian Thomas & Varghese John.
March 4, 2013
Abuna Mathias, Sixth
Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia, Ichege of the See of St. Tekle
Haymanot, Archbishop of Axum enthroned.
Ethiopian Orthodox Church by Varghese John Thottapuzha.
Prof. O. P. Thomas (Brother of O. P. Sosamma IAS)
passed away. News
Kalamassery St George Church golden
New Bombay Convention.
Bombay diocese priests' one day
Teachers' get together at St John's HSS, Mattom.
March 3, 2013
Holiness Abuna Mathias,
Sixth Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia, Ichege of the See
of St. Tekle Haymanot, Archbishop of Axum
enthroned today at Addis Ababa.
delegation's Ethiopia visit.
A high level
Indian Orthodox Church delegation under the leadership of HH
Catholicos (Dr Gabriel Mar Gregorios, Dr Yuhanon Mar Dioscoros, Fr Dr
Johns Abraham Konat, Fr Dr Jossi Jacob, Fr Abraham Thomas, Jacob
Mathew (Managing Committee Member), Dn Jiss Johnson) attend the
Ethiopian Orthodox Church Patriarch election. Videos
HH Catholicos has hosted a dinner to the representatives of various
churches at Addis Ababa and the following were the guests.
Coptic Orthodox Church representatives attended
in the final stage of voting of Ethiopian Patriarch Election
per Article 7 of Protocol between Coptic Church & Ethiopian Church):
Metropolitan Amba Bishoy, Metropolitan Amba Bakhomious, Metropolitan
Amba Hedra, Archbishop Biemen, Archbishop Rafael.
Each Church has the liberty
to chose its own Patriarch; the other Church should send a delegation
of five members of the holy synod to take part in the election
process, having the right to vote.
Ethiopian Orthodox Patriarchate & Throne of
Heads of Ethiopian Orthodox Church (AD 305 - 2013).
Chinthavishayam - Fr Dr T J Joshua - Manorama
Faithful in the National Capital prepare towards Lenten retreat.
March 2, 2013
V.B. Cherian passed away.
Grand reception to Indian Orthodox delegation at Ethiopia.
Blessings to the Enthronement of Ethiopian Patriarch
about OCYM theme 2013 -
Come Holy Spirit renew us.
by Yuhanon Mar Policarpos.
Kottukulam (Director, St. Gits Engg.College, Pathamuttom) passed away.
STOTS Governing Board meeting was held at Catholicate Palace,
Devalokam, Kerala. The meeting and its proceedings was chaired by
HH the Catholicos. Photo
Shantigram Vidhya Niketan School,
Sohna Tehsil: The students of Class IX bid farewell to Class X
students The students wished all the best to their senior students and
presented them a mementos and gifts on the behalf of School. The
programme was presided by Dr Yuhanon Mar Demetrios. Mar Dimitrayos
blessed them and also advised them to be good and responsible citizens
of this country and told them to be a light to enlighten this world by
their words and deeds.
Scripture Readings 24.02.2013.
Devotional Thoughts for the Sunday of the Palsy - 24th Feb 2013 by
Jose Kurian Puliyeril.
March 1, 2013
News Correspondents: Jyothish Mathew Paul Kurichy (Kottayam),
Aju Abraham Mathew Kolencherry (Kandanad West), Saji Pathamuttam (Kottayam
Central), Ashish Mathew John (Kandanad East), Jijo Niranam (Niranam
Diocese), Jerin Mepral (Mavelikkara Diocese).
Feb. 28, 2013
Archbishop of Ethiopian Orthodox
Tewahdo Church (EOTC) in Jerusalem, Abune Mathias is elected as the
6th patriarch. Abune Mathias won 500 of the 806 votes. Manorama
Catholicos of the East and Malankara
Metropolitan His Holiness Baselius Paulose II – Primate of Indian
Malankara Orthodox Church will have personal audience with the new
Patriarch tomorrow. A high level Indian Church delegation will attend
the consecration ceremony of the newly elected Patriarch of Ethiopia
on March 3. News
Pope Benedict XVI. News:
Very Rev. Elavakkat Gevargis Ramban
(formerly known as Fr. Thomas
Yohannan) is receiving D. Th degree in Theology on the Studies in the
wiritings of Dr. Paulos Mar Gregorios about 'Eucharistic-Ecology' from
the Master (Chancellor) of the Serampore University at the convocation
held on 10th February 2013 at Aizawl, Mizoram. Presently he is working
as Manager, Menorah Orthodox Centre, Venmony, Chengannur. He hails
from Kadampanad, (PTA Dist.) Elavakkat family, and member of St.
Thomas Orthodox Cathedral. Photo
Thrikkunnathu Seminary. Letter
District Collector & Reply:
Musical Evening by Holy Spirit Univ. Choir, Kaslik, Lebanon at
The inauguration of the newly built Administrative Block and Guest
House of Calcutta Diocese shall be held by H.G. Dr. Joseph Mar
Dionysius , the Diocesan Metropolitan on 28th Feb. 5
p.m. Santhome Jyothi Bhavan, Mar Theodosius Memorial Administrative
Block and Guest House will have the offices of the Diocese and St.
Thomas Mission, Conference Room and Guest House.
Interview with Veena George.
Vimmi Mariam George at Devalokam Aramana.
interview with Vimmy Mariam George.
Chinnamma Daniel (97, Vaduthala Melethil, Mother of Fr. Raju Daniel,
US) passed away.
Feb. 27, 2013
Pope Benedict XVI. News
For the very last time Benedict XVI rode the Popemobile to greet the
pilgrims gathered for the general audience at St. Peter's Square.
In his last general audience and public event, Benedict XVI thanked
the Church for all its support during this time of transition. He
reflected on the day he was elected Pope, adding that the Church is
guided by God, even in trying times.
An Article about
Church Fathers by Fr. Dr. K.
Dr. Mathews Mar
Thimothios-Diocesan Metroplitan, Diocese of UK Europe and Africa ,
will be visiting the Federal Republic of Nigeria and Republic of
Uganda during the first weeks of March 2013, His Grace will be
available in Nigeria from 2nd March through to 8th March and
conducting Holy Eucharist at Lagos on Sunday the 3rd March. From 9th
March through to 14th March HG will be in Uganda and conducting Holy
Eucharist at Kampala on 10th March. For detailed programme, please
contact Mr Jacob John Poovathoor-Nigeria (tel.0808 4910785) and Mr
Jijo John-Uganda (Tel. 0751 330 333).
Sruti Mazmur -
2013 Syriac Music Fest at Kottayam. Notice:
One Day Retreat for Priests.
Dukrono of St.
Dionysius at Prasanthy Nilayam Mar Dionysius Chapel.
St. George Orthodox Church, Ambalathinnirappu.
Golden Jubilee Valedictory Meeting of St. George Orthodox Syrian
G. Chacko (Nadasalackal,
Feb. 26, 2013
Dukrono of St. Dionysius.
List of Five Candidates
Announced for the Ethiopian Orthodox Patriarchal Throne.
Kurinji Orthodox Church.
Puthusserry felicitates Nimmy Mariam George receipient of Kerala State
film award as the best dubbing artist. Photos:
Syriac Music Fest
at Kottayam. News
Article about Readers
Digest by T. J. S. George.
Feb. 25, 2013
St. Dionysius Memorial Speech by HH Catholicos.