2010 Service of Feet Washing at St. Thomas Orthodox Church of Dover, New Jersey
His Grace Mathews Mar Barnabas, Diocesan Metropolitan of the Northeast American Diocese, celebrated the Service of Feet Washing on Holy Thursday Evening. In the Orthodox Church, this service is usually celebrated by a Patriarch/Catholicos/Metropolitan/Bishop. His Grace emphasized the unique virtue of humility of Christ, being God, and how we all need to emulate such a virtue.
Metropolitan Barnabas was assisted by Metropolitan elect, Rev. Fr. Yuhanon Remban, Rev. Fr. John Thomas (Diocesan Secretary), Rev. Fr. Shibu Daniel (Vicar of St. Thomas Church of Dover), Rev. Dn. Shinoj Thomas and Rev. Dn. Abraham (Abey) George.
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