Every second Saturday of the month, 4 pm - Divine Liturgy in English of Sunday - Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Holy Family, Duke Street, London W1K 5BQ. Followed by refreshments.
Next Liturgy: Saturday 9th September, 4pm

To purchase The Divine Liturgy: an Anthology for Worship (in English), order from the Sheptytsky Institute here, or the St Basil's Bookstore here.

To purchase the Divine Praises, the Divine Office of the Byzantine-Slav rite (in English), order from the Eparchy of Parma here.

The new catechism in English, Christ our Pascha, is available from the Eparchy of the Holy Family and the Society. Please email johnchrysostom@btinternet.com for details.




Wednesday, 19 February 2014

INDIA India: Orthodox Church honors Sajan George, Christian activist for minorities - Asia News

The president of the Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC ) has been awarded the Mar Osthathios Puraskaram Award. Presented by His Beatitude Baselios Mar Thomas Poulose II, primate of the Indian Syro-Malankara Orthodox Church.

Mumbai (AsiaNews) - Sajan K George , president of the Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC ) and close friend of AsiaNews, has received the Mar Osthathios Puraskaram Award for "his generous assistance offered to all centers of mission and commitment as social activist". The prize was presented by His Beatitude Baselios Mar Thomas Poulose II, primate of the Indian Syro-Malankara Orthodox Church.

The award ceremony took place yesterday in the presence of 10 metropolitan bishops and hundreds of faithful.

Through the GCIC , Sajan George provides support and assistance to minorities in India who are discriminated against and persecuted . The Indian Syro-Malankara Orthodox Church counts more than 2 million members worldwide and hundreds of missionary centers.



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INDIA India: Orthodox Church honors Sajan George, Christian activist for minorities - Asia News
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