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Convention Kick-Off Toronto

  • Posted on: 9 May 2012
On Sunday, 01 April 2012, the Vicar General of the Exarchate, the Rt. Rev. Msgr. Peter Kochery, celebrated the Ooshana (Palm Sunday) Service at St. Mary’s Malankara Catholic Mission, Toronto. After the Palm Sunday service, Msgr. Kochery was the main celebrant for the solemn Holy Qurbono. Following the celebration of the Divine Liturgy, Msgr. Kochery kicked off the registration for the forthcoming Syro-Malankara Catholic Exarchate Convention to be held in August 2012. Mr.Francis Thazhamon and Mr.John Thomas came forward to be Golden Sponsors for the Convention.

Condolences on the death of Cardinal Daoud

  • Posted on: 8 April 2012
The Syro-Malankara Catholic Apostolic Exarchate in the United States expresses its deepest condolences to the Syrian Catholic Church and the family of the late Ignace Moussa I Cardinal Daoud. Cardinal Daoud entered his eternal rest on 7 April 2012. With his passing, the Church has lost one of its finest Eastern Catholic leaders, a dedicated bishop, a loving servant, and most especially, a faithful Catholic. The Syro-Malankara Catholic Exarchate joins the Church Universal in mourning for the departed Cardinal.

Talents Mix Ticket Sale Inauguration

  • Posted on: 28 January 2012

The inaugural ticket sale of ‘Talents Mix’, the fund raising cultural program to be presented by the Syro-Malankara Catholic Exarchate on May 6 at the Colden Center Auditorium, Queens College, was held at 11.00 am on January 28 at the Exarchate Center at New Hyde Park, New York. The first ticket was handed over to the Grand Sponsor of the program Mr. Shaji, by His Excellency the Most Rev. Thomas Mar Eusebius. All the Rev. Fathers of the Exarchate parishes in the Tri-State and the members of the Talents Mix Committee were present on the occasion. Mr.

New Cardinals

  • Posted on: 6 January 2012
The Syro-Malankara Catholic Exarchate extends heartfelt congratulations and prayerful good wishes to the new Cardinals of the Church His Beatitude George Alenchery and His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan. The Exarchate rejoices at the ecclesial recognition bestowed on these two good friends of the Exarchate.

Queens Parish Establishment

  • Posted on: 4 January 2012
Parish Establishment, Queens The St. Basil’s Syro-Malankara Catholic Mission in Queens was canonically established as a Parish in the Syro-Malankara Catholic Exarchate on Sunday, January 8, 2012 by His Excellency the Most Rev. Dr. Thomas Mar Eusebius, bishop of the Exarchate. The parish establishment decree was read out by Rev. Fr. Sunny Mathew, the Vice-Chancellor of the Exarchate during the solemn celebration of the Holy Eucharist presided over by the bishop. The bishop handed over the decree to Rev. Fr. Satyan Antony OIC, the Pastor, Mr. Geevarghese Mathew, the Secretary and Mr. M.J.

North American Malankara Catholic Pilgrims at World Youth Day 2011

  • Posted on: 10 November 2011

This past summer marked the 4th World Youth Day that MCYM-NA has partaken in. Begun by Pope John Paul II in 1985, this international gathering meant for Catholic youth has been occurring every 2-3 years in various countries all over the world.Malankara Catholic youth have joined youth from all over the world in celebration of our faith for the past 3 WYDs, held in Canada, Germany, Australia, This past WYD held in Madrid, Spain in August 2011, marks the presence of the largest MCYM group that has attended WYD.