25th Dukhrono of V. Rev. E. O. Thomas Cor Episcopa observed at St. Stephen's JSO Cathedral, Manjanikkara
- MANJANIKKARA: 25th Dukhrono of V. Rev. E O Thomas Cor Episcopa observed at St. Stephen's Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Cathedral, here on Nov 13, 14. Metropolitans Their Eminence Geevarghese Mor Athanasius (Simhasana Churches), Yuhanon Mor Milithios (Thumpamon), Paulose Mor Irenios (Kozhikode, Australia & New Zealand) celebrated Holy Tri Mass at the cathedral in the morning. Later, the public function was inaugurated by Shri. K M Mani MLA. Metropolitan Mor Athanasius Geevarghese presided over. Shri. Anto Antony MP, Shri. Raju Abraham MLA, Adv. Shivadasan Nair MLA, Shri. Scaria Thomas Ex. MP, Victor T Thomas, Very Rev. E T Mathews Cor Episcopo spoke on the occasion.
Late Cor- Episcopa achen was a prominent priest of the Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church. He was a devoted disciple of Late Lamented Mor Dionysius Michael also known as the 'Roaring lion of Malankara'. Late Cor-Episcopa achen was a great leader, a visionary and one of the most popular Convention speakers Malankara church has ever produced. The Manjanikkara pilgrims who, for a number of years woke up listening to his melodious and thundering voice can never forget the beauty with which he chanted the prayers. Mor Milithios Yuhanon, Metropolitan of Thumpamon Diocese is Late Cor-Episcopa Achen's son.