The Perunal of the St. Thomas Orthodox Chapel, Delhi Orthodox Centre as mentioned in the Annual Calendar falls on 27th July 2023.
Evening prayer will commence at 6.30 pm on Wednesday, 26th July 2023 followed by Holy Qurbana, Nercha and love feast. Rev. Fr. Saji Abraham, the newly elected Diocesan Secretary will lead the Holy Qurbana.
As we all duly acknowledge the pivotal role of the Aramana Chapel in our lives and that of the Diocese, all our parishioners and Achens in the Delhi and NCR parishes are requested to participate in the same and seek blessings of the Almighty.
The much-anticipated event conducted by the Delhi Unit of the MGOCSM is its Annual Day, scheduled for Sunday, 23rd July for this year. The Meeting will be held immediately after the Holy Qurbana at the St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Sarita Vihar and promises to be an interesting event.
The program will start by 10.30 am after Holy Qurbana. The theme for the meeting is “Living in Grace” Titus 2:11-12. Our beloved Thirumeni, the President of MGOCSM Delhi will inaugurate the programs and Ms. Reena Charles, Founder and Chairperson of Ek Ehsas Foundation will take sessions.
The 47th Annual Diocesan General Assembly of the Diocese of Delhi will meet on Thursday, 20th July 2023 at 10.30 am at the Delhi Orthodox Centre. All the Priests, the Diocesan Assembly Representatives elected from the various parishes, the Diocesan Council Members, Sabha Managing Committee Members, both elected and nominated, are expected to attend the meeting.
A long standing wish of the faithful members in the Diocese of Delhi is to have a Convention during the Lenten season. Thus, fulfilling the wish, a series of Conventions was held in such a way to facilitate the largest participation from our members in the Delhi NCR. The featured speaker for the Conventions was Rev. Fr. Gigi Mathews, Diocese of Chennai and held from 21st – 24th March 2023.
The videos of the Delhi Orthodox Convention-2023 are given below:
The Annual Lenten Retreat of the Indian Orthodox Diaspora(Diocese of Delhi) was held on 05 March, 2023 at Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church, NOIDA. The Chief Resource Person for the Retreat was Rev. Fr. Dr. Jogy C. George (Professor of New Testament, STOTS Nagpur) who reflected his views on the theme “From Light to Darkness: The Spiritual Ascent”.
A One Day Marth Mariam Vanitha Samajam Conference will be held on 12th March, 2023 at St. Mary’s Orthodox Church, Faridabad.
The Annual Feast of Dionysius at the Aravali Retreat Centre will be celebrated on 25th and 26th February, 2023. The Perunnal Flag will be hoisted on 18th February, 2023 after the Holy Qurbana.
The Youth Fest of the OCYM scheduled for the 5th February 2023 is now rescheduled for Sunday, 19th February 2023 and will be hosted by the St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral, Hauz Khas.
The Yeldo Fest of the MGOCSM which is to be held on 29th January 2023 at the St. George Orthodox Church, Jhansi following the Holy Qurbana. The theme for the Conference will be “Nuhro Shariro – The True Light” based on St. John 8.12.