Trimass, penta mass etc are not more than a mere distraction to the doivine liturgy. Why can't all the clergy offer together one qurbono with one, probably thesanthoshchacko76
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Dear All. Thanks for the church scholars who have clarified.I have in turn referred this matter to Jacob Varghese,Mannakuzhiyil who is a scholar in church
According to tradition, Christianity in India was established by St. Thomas who arrived in Malankara (Kerala) from Edessa in A.D. 52. The close ties between the Church in Malankara and the Near East go back to at least the fourth century when a certain Joseph of Edessa travelled to India and met Christians there.
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