NewYork: His Eminence Mor Titus Yeldho Metropolitan, the Archbishop and Patriarchal Vicar of the Malankara Archdiocese of the Syrian Orthodox Church in North America will ordain Ritchie.T.Varghese and Abraham Varghese as Deacon(Qoruyo) on Saturday July 30th,2011 at St.George Syriac Orthodox Church in the city of Bethany of Oklahoma State . Ritchie and Abraham are brothers and have been serving their parish as Altar Associates since their childhood. Very Rev,Corepiscopos, respected Priests, Deacons and faithfuls from sister parishes are expected to attend the Ordination Ceremony, said Rev.Fr.Saju George,the Vicar and President of St.George Parish.
Ritchie T.Varghese(21 yrs ) is currently enrolled at Oklahoma State University for majoring in Aerospace Engineering. Abraham Varghese(18 yrs) is enrolled at University of Central Oklahoma as major in Kinesiology.Their beloved parents Mr.Reji.T.Varghese (Thandasseril family, Manarcad ) and Ms.Minie Varghese (Peringol Family Thiruvalla) are the residents of Oklahoma for over 22 years and very active in Church, Sunday School, Youth activities and Malankara Archdiocese. Mr.Reji served Malankara Archdiocese as the Facilities Coordinator of the Silver Jubilee Convention which held in July 2010 at Garden State Convention Center in NewJersey.
On saturday July 30th , Morning Prayer will begins at 9:00AM followed by Holy Qurbono and Ordination Service. There will be a public meeting to be held soon after the Holy Service. Vicar, Board of Trustees and Family are requesting faithfuls to attend this spiritual event.
ST.GEORGE SYRIAC ORTHODOX CHURCH
2208 N.ALEXANDER LN
BETHANY, OKLAHOMA 73008