Rev Fr Abraham George Paramapuzhayil took over as the new Vicar of St Mary’s Orthodox Syrian Church Riabnder Goa from 1st October 2016. Fr Abraham and Kochamma was welcomed by the office bearers of the church in a welcome meeting held after the Holy Qurbana on 2nd October 2016.
On 25th September 2016 the Holy Qurbana was celebrated by H.G Mathews Mar Theodosius, Metropolitan of Idukki Diocese . We where blessed to have His Grace with us.
Watch Live Stream of Alvares Mar Julius Feast, from Sept. 22nd 5.30 pm to Sept. 23rd 12.30 pm, from St Mary’s Orthodox Syrian Church Ribander. An initiative by Mar Alvares Media.
Celebrations for the 93rd Memorial Feast of Late Lamented Alvares Mar Julius Metropolitan began with the Flag Hoisting followed by Pithusmrithi on 19th September 2016. The flag was hoisted by Rev Fr Jiji K Thomas in presence of our Vicar Very Rev Fr Skariah Ramban. Photos by Basil Jose and Sinu Daniel. [Update: New Images…
Holy Qurbana on 18th September 2016 was celebrated by Rev. Fr. Jiji K Thomas Vicar of St. Thomas Orthodox Syrian Valiyapally, Khadki Pune. We were privileged to have 28 members from the Khadki parish along with Rev. Fr. Jiji on a pilgrimage to the Holy Tomb of Late lamented Alvares Mar Julius Metropolitan.
Mar Alvares Youth Movement organized a drawing competition for Sunday school kids on 22 November 2015 at St Mary’s Orthodox Syrian Church Panaji Goa. The theme for the drawing competition was Christmas. Around 23 kids from beginneers to standard tenth participated in the event with great enthusiasm displaying their creativity and talent. The best drawing…
A wonderful evening of fellowship and farewell by Mar Julius Youth Movement members for our dear achan Fr Blessen Varughese. [fb_album id=”715973831866589″ wp_photos=”true”]
Moments from the send off function for our dear vicar Fr Blessen Varughese, who served the parish for four and half years. His spirituality, enthusiasm and dedication to the church will be always remembered. Photos by Reiju Alex, Bento Thomas [fb_album id=”713252362138736″]