Bro. Christopher Thomas Commences Second and Final Year of Philosophical Studies

  • Posted on: 31 August 2023

Brother Christopher Thomas has embarked on his second and final year of philosophical studies at St. Philip's Seminary in Toronto, Canada.

As Brother Christopher resumes his studies, the Eparchy extends its support and prayers, confident that he will continue to flourish academically and spiritually.

Malankara Catholic Youth Movement Delegation Returns Inspired from WYD 2023

  • Posted on: 7 August 2023

The Malankara Catholic Youth Movement (MCYM) North American delegation has returned with renewed enthusiasm and inspiration from the World Youth Day (WYD) 2023 event. The pilgrimage, which took place from August 1 - 6 in Lisbon, Portugal, brought together young Catholics from around the world for a week of spiritual enrichment and community building.

Farewell to Rev. Fr. Liju Thundiyil and Welcome to Rev. Fr. Vincent Punnathannam:

  • Posted on: 31 July 2023

Farewell to Rev. Fr. Liju Thundil
For the past five (5) years, Rev. Fr. Liju Thundil has been an indispensable part of our Eparchy serving as the Pastor of St. Mary's Syro-Malankara Catholic Church in Yonkers, New York and as the Director of the Faith Formation (Catechism) program of our Eparchy. The Eparchy extends its heartfelt gratitude to Fr. Liju for his selfless service and unwavering devotion during his time with us. We sincerely wish him abundant blessings, resounding success, and boundless happiness as he embarks on his future pastoral endeavours.

Syro-Malankara Catholic Eparchial Clergy Retreat 2023

  • Posted on: 26 July 2023

The tranquil surroundings of the Don Bosco Retreat Centre in Stony Point, New York, bore witness to a spiritually enriching experience as the Clergy of St. Mary Queen of Peace Eparchy gathered for a transformative retreat. The retreat, led by the esteemed Dr. Ralph C. Martin, aimed to rejuvenate the clergy's spiritual journey and foster a deeper connection with their faith and vocation.

Clergy members from various parishes across the Eparchy came together to participate in the four-day retreat, which took place from Sunday, July 23 to Wednesday, July 26, 2023.

11th Syro-Malankara Catholic Family Convention of North America: Rooted in Christ and Sacred Traditions

  • Posted on: 22 July 2023

The Hilton Parsippany in New Jersey became a hub of spiritual rejuvenation and communal joy as the Syro-Malankara Catholic community of North America gathered for its 11th Family Convention. From July 20th to 23rd, 2023, this triennial event embraced the central theme of "Rooted In Christ, and Sacred Traditions," captivating hearts and fostering a deep sense of unity among attendees.