360th Anniversary of Conan Cross Oath to be celebrated in Sharjah
- Respected All,
OCYM units in the UAE will commemorate the 360th anniversary of the
historic Coonan Cross Oath through which Malankara Christian community
in Kerala declared their independence from the yoke of foreign powers
with a gathering at the zonal level in Sharjah at 11 a.m. on April 5,
2013 at the St. Gregorious Orthodox church in Sharjah. The function
will be inaugurated by the Metropolitan of the Idukki diocese H.G.
Mathews Mar Theodosius .
The event will include a study class on the topic “The Canon of the
Malankara Orthodox Church”, a debate on the theme“Catholicos of the
East and the Malankara Orthodox Church”, a reenactment of the
Udayamperoor Synod and a colourful cultural programme.
OCYM UAE Zone