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Youth in Asia Training

Youth in Asia Training for Religious Amity The 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches held in Busan, South Korea called the churches to embark on “a pilgrimage of justice and peace”. Recognizing the need for such a pilgrimage to have an inter-religious dimension, as well as an inter-generational one (particularly with a focus…

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Great Lent

Devotional Thoughts for the Sunday of Palsy- 16/03/2014 March 15, 2014 By the Grace of God Almighty, we are entering the third week of the Holy Great Lent of the current year. The incident is well known to each and every one of us and we are so familiar with the details of the incident….

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Mar Nicholovos Metropolitan elected to the new WCC Central Committee

The 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches has elected the Central Committee today during an executive session at its proceedings in Busan, Republic of Korea. The Assembly elected a 150-member Central Committee, which serves as the principal decision-making body of the Council between assemblies. From North America region representing the Oriental Orthodox Churches…

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His Holiness Baselios Marthoma Didymus I Valiya Bava’s birthday celebrated

His Holiness Baselios Marthoma Didymus I Valiya Bava’s birthday who turned 93 on 29th October was celebrated at Parumala. The Birthday Celebration of His Holiness started at Parumala Seminary 9 a.m. today. H. G.   Thomas Mar Athanasios, Metropolitan of Chengannur Diocese presided over the function. His Holiness Baselios Marthoma Paulose II, The Catholicos inaugurated the…

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WCC 10th Assembly Sets Stage for Worldwide Christian Dialogue

BUSAN: Some 5,000 Christians representing more than 300 churches and 100 countries – including 2,500 Korean Christians -gathered at the World Council of Churches (WCC) opened its 10th Assembly in Busan, Republic of Korea, on Wednesday, October 30, 2013. With the prayer “God of life, lead us to justice and peace” as a theme, the…