Re: Patriarch according to IOC
- WELL SAID CHEERAN
--- In SOCM-FORUM@yahoogroups.com, Cheeran Verghese wrote:
> According IOC, Patriarch of Antioch should be accepted by them.As
> 1995 SC decision,"He(Pariarch)remains to be the supreme head of
> Orthodox church of Malankara church is a division.He is spiritually
> superior to Catholicose." This decision, as per IOC,is hundered
> favourable to them.
> Three bishops from Patriarch faction joined IOC.IOC accepted
> them.These bishops were consecratd by Pariarch of Antioch.So,by
> conduct,they accepted Patriarch.
> I have seen words"CHRIST IS THE HEAD OF THIS HOUSE" on the door
> of some of the houses.In the case of IOC homes,there will be a
> qualification "subject to our constitution".
> # 3331