5782New Syrian Orthodox Churches Planned For U.K and Europe
- Jan 25, 2005In view of the increasing in-flow of Jacobite members from Kerala to U.K. & Europe, several new churches were planned to start in different parts of the United Kingdom and Europe, to cater to their spiritual needs. The Arch Bishop of UAE and Europe Diocese H.G. Kuriakose Mor Theophilos is now in U.K. and is organizing to start churches in the following places.
1- Liverpool, U.K. - St. Mary�s Syrian Orthodox Church
2- Manchester, U.K. - St. Mary�s Syrian Orthodox Church
3- London, U.K. - St. Thomas Syrian Orthodox Church
4- New Castle, U.K. - St. Gregorius Syrian Orthodox Church
5- West Sussex & Portsmouth, U.K. - St. Thomas Syrian Orthodox Church
6- Bristol, U.K. - Mor Baselious Syrian Orthodox Church
7- Birmingham, U.K. - St. George Syrian Orthodox Church
8- Basildon, U.K. - Syrian Orthodox Congregation (To be declared)
9- Stevenage, U.K. - Syrian Orthodox Congregation (To be declared)
10- Preston, U.K. - Syrian Orthodox Congregation (To be declared)
Apart from the Churches in Vienna, Switzerland and Germany, thirteen other churches also will be started all over in Europe, by end of this month.
Fr. Eldhose Koungampillil is given charge for organizing the U.K. parishes along with Fr. Raju Abraham & Fr. Siju Varghese Koungamillil and he can be contacted on the following address to get more information.
Fr. Eldhose Koungampillil,
97 Cadogan Gardens,
London E18 1LY, U.K.
Tel: (+44) 20 8989 9999
Mobile: (+44) 7760360288