FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF ST.JOHNS CHURCH YONKERS, NEWYORK ON NOVEMBER 28TH
- THE FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF THE ST.JOHN'S THE BAPTIST SYRIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH IN YONKERS, NEWYORK on November 28th
NewYork: St.John's The Baptist Syrian Orthodox Parish of the Malankara Archdiocese of the Syrian Orthodox Church in North America, the first parish in Yonkers region of NewYork city is celebrating their first anniversary on Sunday November 28th . His Eminence Mor Titus Yeldho , the Archbishop and Patriarchal Vicar will be the chief celebrant to this gracious occasion.
Rev.Fr.Geevarghese Thomas Chattathil (Vicar and President), V.Rev.Eapen Ezhamalil Corepiscopo and Rev.Dn. Joseph Varghese are currently serving spiritual leadership. More than 30 family are attending the holy services at this growing parish. According to the Vicar Rev.Fr.Geevarghese Thomas Chattathil and parish officials, all Spiritual Organizations of the Malankara Archdiocese are functioning very well and the parish members are actively participating in all diocesan level activities and programs. During the past year the parish was blessed with the presence and Holy service of Archbishop H.E.Mor Titus Yeldho and the visiting Bishops from India H.G.Thomas Mor Theemothios(Kottayam), H.G.Dr.Kuriakose Mor Theophilos(Resident Bishop of Udayagiri Seminary) and H.G.Youhanon Mor Militius (Thumpamon ).
Mrs.Selina James(St.Mary's Womens League),Mr.George Mathew(St.Paul's Prayer Fellowship),Mr.Benny Thomas(Sunday School),Mr.Bigil Paul(MGSOSA) and Mr.George Padiyedathu(Association for the Protection of Antiochean True Faith) are leading various spiritual organizations in parish. Along with managing Committee members,Mr.Babu Thumpayil(Secretary) and Mr.Joy Ittan(Treasurer) are coordinating the day to to day activities .
St.Johns The Baptist Syrian Orthodox Church
(at Methodist Church)
167 Scarsdale Rd
Tuckahoe City, Yonkers
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Biju Cherian, NewYork
(Publicity Coordinator of Malankara Archdiocese)