Our Work

Mar Gregorios Orthodox Christian Student Movement (MGOCSM) is the student wing of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church.It bring together our students in various colleges and high schools with a view to deepening their spiritual life and to create in them a livelier sense of fellowship.

The Orthodox Christian Youth Movement (OCYM) contributes to the goodness and progress of the Church and community in the three-fold path of worship, study and service. It aims at moulding the minds and visions of the youth against the background of the contemporary issues.

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The word Orthodox is a combination of two words, Orthos which means 'true' and Doxos which means 'glory'. Orthodoxy is nothing but True Glory, glorification of the Triune God in the True Way. We believe that God is One in substance and Triune in persons. We worship One God in Trinity, and the Trinity in Unity. All creation is the work of the Holy Trinity. The world is not self-created, neither has it existed from eternity, but it is created out of nothing by the Love of God. The Church was instituted through the power of the Holy Spirit, and the Church is held to be One, Holy, Apostolic and Catholic;

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Our Church

The Indian Orthodox Church is a prominent member Of the Oriental Orthodox Church family. The Church traces its origin to St.Thomas the Apostle,who came to India in AD 52 and established the church and suffered martydom. Orthodox Church is an Ancient, Autonomous, Independent, Indian Church whose Supreme Head is His Holiness The Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan, with headquarters at Catholicate Aramana, Devalokam, Kottayam, Kerala. The present Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan is H.H Baselius Mar Thoma Paulose II.

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Compassion is sometimes the fatal capacity for feeling what it is like to live inside somebody else's skin. It is the knowledge that there can never really be any peace and joy for me until there is peace and joy finally for you too.

We are committed to the spiritual, economic, social and physical development of people and enabling them to become responsible, fulfilled Christian adults. As a part of it we have started many organizations in different countries

Matthew 15:32 where Jesus says, 'I have compassion for these people - I do not want to send them away hungry'

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