*ALL ROUTES TO PUTHENCRUZ :- MOMENT OF JOY FOR JACOBITE SYRIAN CHURCH*
22 JULY 2013, Puthencruz 15:00hrs.
It was a moment of joy and inexplicable happiness to all, when H.B.
The Catholicose Dr. Baselious Thomas-i Bava cut the cake on account of his
85th birthday celebrations. Thousands of faithful flooded to the
Patriarchal Centre wetted by the slight showers of rain that fell from the
heavens, to convey their wishes to Aboona. Religious, political, social and
cultural leaders too rushed to the venue to express their love and wishes
to Bava. The special B'day cake was arranged by Bava's home parish- The St.
Peter's & St. Paul's Jacobite Syrian Church, Puthencruz.
In the public meeting that was held at the Patriarchal Cathedral, leaders
from all walks of life showered their immense love for Bava through their
words. Bava, in his reply speech thanked God Almighty and expressed
gratitude to everyone for their immense love. Soon, the B'day cake was cut
and the chorus of "HAPPY B'DAY" echoed all over. Following that, everyone
took part in the love-feast too, before returning homes with prayerful
On this blessed occasion, let's thank Almighty for his abundant shower of
blessings on our Church and remain in prayers for the good health and long
life of our father.
Dawn Baby Varghese