Sunday, August 28, 2016
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Malankara Social Service Society (MSSS) in the United Nations Economic and Social Council

Malankara Social Service Society (MSSS) now enjoys a "Special Consultative Status" in the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). ECOSOC is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations, responsible for...
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10 Years of Syromalankara.org

Syromalankara.org celebrates a decade of publishing Syro Malankara Catholic Church News today. The website has over 550 news articles spanning the last 29 years of our history. The website came into being as there was no single...
Sr. Jocelyn Edathil SIC

Rev. Sr. Jocelyn Edathil SIC, the first Indian Origin Religious Sister to take her...

On Saturday, August 6, 2016, on the feast of the Transfiguration, Jocelyn Edathil made her religious profession as a member of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Imitation of Christ in the Syro-Malankara...
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Beatification Process for the Servant of God, Mar Ivanios, is over

The procedures for beatification, the first step in the canonisation of the Servant of God, Mar Ivanios, the first Metropolitan Archbishop of Thiruvananthapuram of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, have completed at the Major Archdiocese...
Mar Baselios Youth Excellence Award 2016

Mar Baselios Youth Excellence Award 2016

The State government will hold discussions with banks to ensure that students are made to repay their education loans only after they secure a job, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said. He was speaking...
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Sri Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurates Asha Kiranam Southern Zone Meet held at Girideepam

The Chief Minister Sri. Pinarayi Vijayan appreciated the Asha Kiranam Cancer Programme of the Catholic Church during the volunteers’ meet of Asha Kiranam cancer care programme conducted by the Social Service Societies of the...
Suvishesha Sangham Batch 3

Suvisesha Sangham, Third Batch

The first session of training for the third batch of Suvisesha Sangham was held at the Catholicate Centre, Pattom between 29 and 30 July 2016. Rev. Fr Antony Kakkanatt, Rev. Sr Francina D.M and Rev....
Ordination Mar Kurian

His Beatitude attended the ordination of Mar Kurian Vayalumkal

Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos, the Major Archbishop of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, participated in the ordination of Mar Kurian Vayalumkal, the new Archbishop of Ratairia, which was held at Christ the King...
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Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos celebrated Holy Qurbono at the tomb chapel of...

His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos, celebrated Holy Qurbono at the tomb chapel of St. Alphonsa on 24 July 2016, on the occasion of the feast of St. Alphonsa at Bharananganam, Kottayam....
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Catholic bishops express serious concern over Dalit atrocities in India

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India (CBCI) has expressed serious concern over the increasing attacks against Dalits in various parts of the country. Persecution of Dalits and backward caste people in the name of meat...

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Curia

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The Fourth Batch of Suvisesha Sangham at Church Level

The third session of the training of the fourth batch of the Suvisesha Sangham was held at the Catholicate Centre, Pattom, from 23 to...

Syro Malankara General News

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Beatification Process for the Servant of God, Mar Ivanios, is over

The procedures for beatification, the first step in the canonisation of the Servant of God, Mar Ivanios, the first Metropolitan Archbishop of Thiruvananthapuram of...

Major Archeparchy of Thiruvananthapuram

Mar Baselios Youth Excellence Award 2016

Mar Baselios Youth Excellence Award 2016

The State government will hold discussions with banks to ensure that students are made to repay their education loans only after they secure a...
Suvishesha Sangham Batch 3

Suvisesha Sangham, Third Batch

The first session of training for the third batch of Suvisesha Sangham was held at the Catholicate Centre, Pattom between 29 and 30 July 2016....
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63rd Feast of Commemoration of the Servant of God Mar Ivanios

The Syro-Malankara Catholic Church celebrated the 63rd Feast of Commemoration of the Servant of God Archbishop Mar Ivanios on Friday, 15 July 2016 at...
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Archeparchy of Tiruvalla celebrated Christmas with praise for the stars

The Syro-Malankara Catholic Church has celebrated Christmas with a difference in Tiruvalla by honouring people from different walks of life who have been doing...
Reunion 2015

85th Reunion Day Celebrations

The 85th Reunion celebrations of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church and Ecclesial gathering was held on 19, 20, & 21 September 2015 at St. Mary’s...
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Rev. Fr Mathew Chundamannil called to Eternal rest

Rev. Fr Mathew Chundamannil (83) a priest of the Archieparchy of Tiruvalla of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church is called to eternal rest on Friday...

Eparchy of Marthandom

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Feast of Commemoration of Bishop Lawrence mar Ephrem

  The Padayatra in commemoration of Most Rev. Lawrence Mar Ephraem, the first Bishop of Marthandom...
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Installation of Most Rev Dr. Vincent Mar Paulose

The Third Metropolitan of the eparchy of Marthandom, Most Rev. Vincent Mar Paulose installed as the...
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MCYM Action Plan Inaugurated for Marthandom Diocese

Most Rev. Yoohanon Mar Chrysostom, the Metroploitan of the Eparchy of Marthandom inaugurated the action...

Eparchy of Bathery

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84th Reunion Anniversary, Ecclesial Gathering

The Syro-Malankara Catholic Church celebrates the 84th Reunion anniversary and the Ecclesial Gathering in the...
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Rev. Fr Philip Kottoopally called to eternal rest

  Rev. Fr Philip Kottoopally of Eparchy of Bathery of the Syro-Malankara Catholic church, was called...
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Bar Itho Kashiro Kuruvila Mekkattu called to eternal rest

Bar Itho Kashiro Kuruvila Mekkattu, a Diligent Son of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church called to...

Eparchy of Mavelikara

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Blessing of St. John Maria Viany Clergy Home

The blessing ceremony of the newly constructed clergy home, St John Maria Viany in the...
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New Corepiscopoi and Ramban for the Eparchy of Mavelikara

On the recommendation of the Eparchial Bishop of Mavelikkara, Most Rev. Joshua Mar Ignathios and...
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83rd Reunion Anniversary at Mavelikara

The Syro-Malankara Catholic Church celebrated the 83rd Reunion Anniversary together with the consecration of the...

Eparchy of Muvattupuzha

25 families rejoin the malankara catholic church

25 Families at Muvattupuzha from other Syrian churches join the Syro Malankara Catholic Church fold

It is really a great time and grace showered by God on the diocese of...
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Pilgrimage to the Tomb of Mar Ivanios – Eparchy of Muvattupuzha Concludes the Year of Faith

Early morning on 18 November 2013 about 1500 pilgrims from the Eparchy of Muvattupuzha led...
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Inauguration of the Solar Power unit

  The Eparchy of Muvattupuzha installed a Solar Power Unit at Vimalagiri International School, Muvattupuzha. It...

Eparchy of Pathanamthitta

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New Vicar General of the Eparchy of Pathanamthitta

6Very Rev. Msgr. Joseph Kurumpileth is appointed as the Vicar General of the Eparchy of...
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Bro. Ajo Jose ordained deacon

During his visit to Europe, Bishop Chrysostom ordained Bro. Ajo Jose as Deacon. Ajo Jose...
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Indian citizens have the right to propagate religion, Cardinal Cleemis Baselios

Every Indian citizen has the right to live in his own motherland and to follow...

Eparchy of Puttur

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Eparchy of Puttur girl to play basketball at Special Olympics in Los Angeles

Mangaluru: Rebeka, a 16-year-old student of the Bethany Jeevan Jyothi Special School, Mardala in Puttur...
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Puttur Syro-Malankara Catholic diocese comes into being

  The first diocese of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church in the State was opened at Noojibalthila,...
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Malankara diocese of Puttur opens in Karnataka this week

The diocese of Puttur, the first Syro-Malankara administrative unit in Karnataka, would be opened this...

Rest of India

Inauguration

Inauguration of St. Alphonsa Malankara Catholic Church, Carmelaram, Bangalore

The first Holy Mass and inauguration of the 4th parish in Bangalore, St. Alphonsa Malankara Catholic Church, was held on 3 July 2016 at...
MCYM Resource Team Formation - Chennai

MCYM Resource Team Formation in Chennai, India

The third Resource Team Gathering of MCYM-Chennai was held on Saturday, 25 June 2016. The meeting was led by Mr Saji Daniel, the Animator...
MCYM Resource Team Formation - Mumbai

MCYM Resource Team Formation in Mumbai, India

The third successful Resource Team Formation session `Green Meadows’ was led by Mr. Saji Daniel, the dynamic Animator of MCYM at St. Mary’s Malankara...

Europe

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Reception to H. B. Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemi Catholicos in Germany

Frankfurt: The Father and Head of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos, was given a very warm and...
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Reunion Day Celebrations in Germany

  The Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, German Region celebrates the 82nd Reunion Anniversary in Bonn, Germany, on 29 September 2012. The celebrations will begin with Holy...
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First Syro Malankara Catholic Convention in United Kingdom

  The First Syro-Malankara convention in the United Kingdom was held at Mar Ivanios Nagar, St John’s Fisher Parish in Coventry, on 9 July, 2011....

Eparchy of USA and Canada

Sr. Jocelyn Edathil SIC

Rev. Sr. Jocelyn Edathil SIC, the first Indian Origin Religious Sister...

On Saturday, August 6, 2016, on the feast of the Transfiguration, Jocelyn Edathil made her religious profession as a member of the Congregation of...
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Eparchial Sisters’ Annual Retreat, USA

The annual retreat of the Reverend Sisters serving in the Eparchy was held from July 10 to 15, 2016 at the Don Bosco Retreat...
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Kunjatakkoottam Season 2 Malankara Catholic Church Sharjah, UAE

The Sharjah Malankara Catholic Community inaugurated the MCCL Vacation Bible Studies named Kunjatakkoottam on the 1st of July after the Friday Holy Mass. The inauguration...
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Mar Theophilus Cricket Premier League 2016 – Malankara Catholic Church Sharjah,...

Sharjah Malankara Catholic Community started the Mar Ivanios Day celebrations with the Mar Theophilus Cricket Premier League (MTCPL) cricket tournament held at Ajman on the...
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Malankara Social Service Society (MSSS) in the United Nations Economic and Social Council

Malankara Social Service Society (MSSS) now enjoys a "Special Consultative Status" in the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). ECOSOC is one of...
Kaivaippu Service

Mission Commissioning of Suvishesha Sangham

The Kaivaippu service (Service of mission commissioning) for the third batch of the Suvishesha Sangham at ecclesial level was held between 14-15 July 2016,...
MCYM Resource Team Formation - Chennai

MCYM Resource Team Formation in Chennai, India

The third Resource Team Gathering of MCYM-Chennai was held on Saturday, 25 June 2016. The meeting was led by Mr Saji Daniel, the Animator...

Vatican

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Cardinal Sandri: Syro-Malankara Catholic Church is a bridge to unity

(Vatican Radio) Message of Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, Prefect of the Congregation for the Eastern Churches at the Memorial Lecture in honor of Archbishop Benedict...
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Mar Gregorios, a Karmayogi: T. P. Sreenivasan said while delivering Archbishop Mar Gregorios Memorial...

Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios was a karmayogi who strived tirelessly for total liberation of mankind, former Indian Ambassador to the UN T. P Sreenivasan...
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Cardinal Cleemis tells synod spirituality is fundamental

Spirituality is fundamental to the existence of the institution of family, Cardinal Mar Baselios Cleemis has said, addressing the Synod of Bishops in Rome...
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Sri Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurates Asha Kiranam Southern Zone Meet held at Girideepam

The Chief Minister Sri. Pinarayi Vijayan appreciated the Asha Kiranam Cancer Programme of the Catholic Church during the volunteers’ meet of Asha Kiranam cancer...
Ordination Mar Kurian

His Beatitude attended the ordination of Mar Kurian Vayalumkal

Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos, the Major Archbishop of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, participated in the ordination of Mar Kurian Vayalumkal, the new...
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Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos celebrated Holy Qurbono at the tomb chapel of...

His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos, celebrated Holy Qurbono at the tomb chapel of St. Alphonsa on 24 July 2016, on the...

Church Abroad

HIS HOLINESS PATRIARCH IGNATIUS APHREM II

Syrian Orthodox Church Installed New Patriarch

Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II is installed the Patriarch of Antioch and All the East. He is the supreme Head of the Syrian Orthodox...
Patriarch Moran Mor Igatius Zakka I

Heartfelt Condolences on the sad demise of His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka...

We place on record our heartfelt condolences on the sad demise of His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Igatius Zakka I of the Orthodox Syrian...
Pope Francis

Pope’s Address to Patriarchs of the Oriental Catholic Churches and the Major Archbishops

Pope received the Patriarchs and Major Archbishops, Fathers and Heads of the Oriental Churches in the Hall of the Consistory of the Apostolic Palace...

Obituary