157th dhukrono of Cheppaud Mor Dionysios IV
(Malankara Metropolitan 1825 - 1852)
In 1836, January 16, the Malankara Church convened a Synod at
Mavelikara, by then The Malankara Metropolitan Cheppaud Mor Dionysius
and it openly and officially declared the acceptance of the Supremacy of Antiochian Patriarch and rite. Which is known as “Mavelikara Padiyola”.
Read the full text of “Mavelikara Padiyola”. @ http://stgeorgecheppaud.org/Resource_Mavelikara_Padiyola.htm
Mor Dionysius IV entered his heavenly abode on October 12, 1855 and was entombed at Cheppaud St. George Orthodox Syrian Church (Yacobaya Pally). He fought the good fight, finished the race and kept the faith.
Aboon pray for us and Malankara Church.
Biography of Cheppaud Mor Dionysios IV @