The Ordination of 5 new bishops for Malankara Archdiocese
The Ordination of 5 new bishops for Malankara Archdiocese of Syriac Orthodox Church will be celebrated at St. Thomas Jacobite Syrian Church, North Paravoor(http://saintgregorios.org/PARAVUR/Paravur_Church.htm
) on St. Thomas day (Monday, 3rd July 2006) at 07:30 hrs. H.B. Baselious Thomas I will be the chief celebrant, assisted by all bishops from Malankara.
They will be ordained as Ramban at St. George Jacobite Syrian Cathedral Church, Karingachira (http://www.st.georgechurch.org/
) on Sunday, 2nd July, 2006 at 03:00 P.M by Catholicose H.B Baselious Thomas 1
Bishops —designates are
Fr. James C.S for Highrange Area - Angamali diocese
Fr. George Mathew Nalunnakkal for Niranam diocese
Fr. Ekbi Chacko Pulikottil for New Delhi diocese
Fr. Mathew P George Koodal for Kollam diocese
Fr. Kuriakose George for Thrissur diocese
A brief biographies of Bishop-designates, please visit http://www.socdigest.org/articles/05jun06.html
A special Internet & Print supplement of Viswasa Samrakshan will be released on this Holy occasion.
Let us all, along with the entire church, participate and pray for the Holy ordination as well as for the Bishop-designates, for HIS choicest blessings to be poured on the new Metropolitans, so that they can lead our Church to new heights, inspired by the Holy Spirit.