Metropolitan Mor Aphrem Mathews Visited Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby

Syrian Orthodox Church in India - 19/12/12 DURHAM/UK: His Grace Mathews Mor Aphrem Patriarchal Vicar of the Syrian Orthodox Church in the UK paid a visit to the incumbent Archbishop of Canterbury, Bishop Justin Welby, to present his credentials. His Grace Mor Aphrem Mathews represents the Universal Syrian orthodox Church. In the UK there are more ...

Archbishop Philexinos Matthias Nayis as the Archbishop of the Diocese of Germany

5/11/2012 Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East BEIRUT: Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas  has appointed H.E. Mor Philexinos Matthias Nayis as the Archbishop for the Diocese of Germany. The enthronement of the new Diocesan Metropolitan will be performed by the Patriarch himself in the monastery of Mor Yakob in Warburg. The date is yet to be ...

St. Mary’s Syrian Orthodox Church in Dair Al-Zor Destroyed (Exclusive)

OCP News Service (Exclusive) 3/11/2012 Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE received an email from Archbishop Eustathius Matta Roham (Syrian Orthodox Archdiocese of Jazirah & Euphrates) inviting our attention to the destruction of the St. Mary's Syrian Orthodox Church in Dair Al-Zor, which is located on the banks of Euphrates River. It was destroyed by dynamites on Saturday, 27 October ...

Catholicose Baselios Thomas I on a jubilant visit to Holland

Syrian Orthodox Church in India 26/10/2012 AMSTERDAM: His Beatitude Aboon Mor Baselios Thomas I Catholicose arrived at Amsterdam in Holland on 18th October 2012 on a visit. H.B. was accorded a hearty welcome by H.G. Dr. Mor Polycarpus Augin Metropolitan, the Arch Bishop of Holland, H.G. Dr. Mor Theophilose Kuriakose Metropolitan, the Patrirchal Vicar of the Malankara ...

Syrian Orthodox school hit in mortar attack

22/10/2012 The Syrian Orthodox Church has condemned the violence in Aleppo after one of its schools was struck by a homemade mortar last Friday. There were no children at the Bani Taghieb I School at the time as it was a holiday. The Church said in a statement that missiles were falling “relentlessly and indiscriminately” over Aleppo. "At this ...

Patriarch of Antioch thanks Kuwait Leaders

By Sajeev K Peter, Staff Writer 30/9/2012 KUWAIT: Ignatius Zakka I Iwas, the Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and the Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church, on Friday inaugurated the 40th anniversary celebration of the establishment of St George Universal Syrian Orthodox Church Kuwait. The patriarch arrived in Kuwait on Thursday accompanied by bishops ...

Catholicos Baselios Thomas I Re-elected as Metropolitan Trustee

Syrian Orthodox Church in India 30/8/2012 India/Kerala/Cochin: The regional Association of the Syrian Orthodox Church in India held on 30th August 2012 has re-elected Catholicos Baselios Thomas I as Metropolitan Trustee Very rev Mathai Corepiscopa,Poovanthara Elected as Priest Trustee, Bar Eto Maheero Comdr Thambu george Thukalan as Trustee & Bar Eto Kasheero Condr George mathew Thekkethalakkal as ...

Guatemalan Movement in Dialogue with Syriac Orthodox Church

28/8/2012 Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East The Syriac Orthodox Archdiocese of the Western United States is reporting that its ruling hierarch, Metropolitan Mor Clement (Kaplan) of Burbank, has made a pastoral visit to Guatemala as part of the Syriac Orthodox Church's dialogue with a Christian movement there wanting to be united with the ...

Syrian Orthodox Church Headquarters to be Sifted from Damascus

24/8/2012 OCP News Service Beirut: The Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East may shift their headquarters to Beirut, Lebanon as the Church administration has been deeply affected by the political crisis in Damascus and the rest of Syria. Holy Synod of the Church will begin on 11th of September at Beirut and several ...

Holy Synod and Regional Association of Syrian Orthodox Church to be held

Syrian Orthodox Churches 18/8/2012 The Holy Synod of the Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch will be held at St. Jacob monastery in Atchaneh, Lebanon, starts from September 10th, 2012. The Regional Association of the Syrian Orthodox Church in India will be held on August 30th 2012 at the Patriarchal Center, Puethenkurizhu, Cochin,Kerala. Source:

Tenth Enthronement Anniversary of Catholicose Baselious Thomas 1st

Syrian Orthodox Church in India 30/7/2012 On Friday the 26th July 2002, His Holiness the Patriarch of Antioch & all the East Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka-I Iwas, consecrated the 73-year old Mor Dionysius Thomas as the CATHOLICOS with the title 'BASELIOS THOMAS I' at a solemn function held at the St. Peter & St. Paul Cathedral in ...

84th Birthday celebration of Catholicose Baselious Thomas 1st held

Syrian Orthodox Church in India 23/7/2012 Catholicose of Indian and Metropolitan Trustee - Primate of the Syrian Orthodox Church in India His Beatitude Abune Baselios Thomas I celebrated his 84th Birthday on 22nd July Puthencuz Patriarchal Center, Cochin, Kerala India. Source:

Geevarghese Mor Barnabas appointed as Assti Metropoliatan of Niranam Diocese

Syrian Orthodox Church in India 4/6/2012 INDIA/KERALA/PUTHENCRUZ:Mor Barnabas Geevarghese is appointed as assistant Metropolitan of Niranam diocese of the Syrian Orthodox Church in India. His Grace was the Metropolitan for the Dayroyo institutions in India. The decision was taken at the Holy Synod concluded on 26th May 2012. Mor Barnabas will assist Mor Koorilos Geevarghese on the ...

Holy Synod Started at Patriarchal Centre, Puthencruz

23/5/2012 Syrian orthodox Church in India Indian/Kerala/Puthencruz: The annual Holy Synod of Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church has started at patriarchal Center,Puthencruz. The Holy Synod is presiding by H.B Baseliose Thomas 1st Catholicose. Twenety nine Metropolitan's are attending the Holy Synod. Source:

Episcopal Synod of Syrian Orthodox Church in India From May 23

Syrian Orthodox Church in India 20/5/2012 KOCHI: The annual Episcopal Synod of the Jacobite Syrian Christian Church will be held at the Patriarch Centre, Puthencruz, from May 23 to 25. The three-day synod assumes significance at a time when the relationship between the Church and the UDF Government is at its lowest ebb. Dispute with the Malankara ...

331th Dukhrono of St. Gregorios Abdul Jaleel

Syrian Orthodox Church in India 27/4/2012 331th Dukhrono of St. Gregorios Abdul Jaleel at St. Thomas Syrian Orthodox Church North Paravoor, Kerala India. Brief History of St. Gregorios Abdul Jaleel St. Gregorios Abdul’ Galeel, the Syrian Orthodox Metropolitan of Jerusalem who came to India in AD.1665 on the request of the Malankara Church to reinstate the Holy Apostolic ...

H.B Baseliose Thomas 1st laid the foundation stone for St.Gregoriose Cancer Research Centre

Syrian Orthodox Church in India India/Kerala/Chelad: H.B Baseliose Thomas 1st, Catholicose laid the stone for St.Gregoriose Cancer Research Centre,Chelad on 17th April 2012 in the eminent presence of H.G Mor Joseph Gregoriose Metropolitan(Holy Synod Secretary), H.G Mor Severiose Abraham Metropolitan, H.G Mor Ivaniose Mathews Metropolitan and in the Honarable presence of Sri.Anoop Jacob(Minister for ...

Birthday Greetings to His Holiness Ignatious Zakka 1st

His Holiness Zakka I Iwas Patriarch of Antioch and All the East - 122nd successor of St.Peter in the Apostolic See of Antioch Supreme Head of the Universal Syriac Orthodox Church

Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East 21/4/2012 Damascus: His Holiness Ignatious Zakka 1st, Patriarch of Universal Syrian Orthodox Church celebrates 80th Birthday on 21st April 2012. Lord grant Many years to His Holiness Patriach Ignatious Zakka 1st of Antioch and All East. Read Biography: Source: OCP News Service

Missionary metropolitan Mor Theethoos Paulose consectrated

Syrian Orthodox Church In Brazil and Latin America 21/2/2012 MA`ARAAT SAYYIDNAYA, DAMASCUS: Rabban Very Rev. Rabban Paul Toza Consecrated as Mor Theethoos Paulose for the Syriac Orthodox Church Missionary in Brazil by Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka I Iwas, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East Supreme Head of the Syriac Orthodox Church today (19 February 2012) at, ...