Malankara Church is selected as 2018 #GivingTuesday Partner

St. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary has decided to partner with the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church in their annual #GivingTuesday campaign.

SVOTS will tithe 10% of the funds raised on November 27 to the Malankara Church's Kerala Flood Relief project. His Holiness Moran Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulos II, Catholicos of the East & Malankara Metropolitan, shared of his gratitude to the initiative of the seminary: “It is a matter of greater consolation to know that our sister Churches are concerned with the situations we face.”

Our Metropolitan, His Grace Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, a member of the Board of Trustees at St. Vladimir’s Seminary, conveyed to his appreciation to Very Reverend Father Dr. Chad Hatfield, President of the Seminary: “Your sincere act has shown theology of the Church, which is rooted in the love of our Lord Jesus Christ, in action.”

SVS is a theological institution of the Orthodox Church in America. Currently, there are four students from the Malankara Orthodox Church enrolled in the Master of Divinity program at St. Vladimir’s Seminary.

Click here to read the full news release from St. Vladimir's Seminary.

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