On Friday, July 15, at St. Mary's Cathedral, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram, the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church was blessed with 2 new bishops. Most Rev. Dr. Mathews Mar Polycarpos became the Auxiliary Bishop of the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum and Most Rev. Dr. Antony Mar Silvanos became the Bishop of the Major Archepiscopal Curia. On behalf of the Eparchial Bishop, Most Rev. Dr. Philipos Mar Stephanos, and all the Clergy, Religious, and faithful of the Saint Mary Queen of Peace Eparchy, the Eparchy sends its prayerful greetings and best wishes to Mar Polycarpos and Mar Silvanos.