His Beatitude Departs for India

After a brief visit to America, His Beatitude Paulose Mar Milithios, Catholicos Designate returned to India Sunday evening.  His Beatitude was in America for the consecration of St. Mary's Orthodox Church of Staten Island, NY and St. Gregorios Orthodox Church of Queens, NY.  

His Beatitude led Vespers & Compline at St. Thomas Diocesan Chapel and bid farewell to Their Graces Mathews Mar Barnabas and Zachariah Mar Nicholovos.  Very Rev. Yesudasan Pappan Chor Episcopos, Rev. Fr. T. A. Thomas, Rev. Fr. Dr. P. C. Thomas, and Rev. Fr. Andrew Daniel accompanied His Beatitude to the airport.  

Other faithful of the Northeast American Diocese were also present at the airport.  Click here for pictures. (Photo Credit: Ansa Thomas)



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