Thought for the day
"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened."
- Matthew 7:7-8
CSI School for the Mentally Retarded in the Madurai- Ramnadu Diocese organized a district level young athlete training programme on the 30th of June 2018.
Special training was conducted and training kits were given to the students to encourage them in athletics.
Rt. Rev. Dr. M. Joseph's Sixth Consecration Day Thanksgiving Prayer Meeting held at CSI. Cathedral, Madurai on 28th June. Special Guest Bishop Emeritus Rt. Rev. Paul Vasantha Kumar, Trichy-Tanjore Diocese, delivered the word of God and Bishop Emeritus Rt. Rev. Dr. David Pothirajulu offered a special prayer to grace the function.Back
Rt. Rev. Daniel Thiagarajah, the Bishop in CSI Jaffna Diocese, declared open the renovated JDCSI diocesan nursery on 15th of June, 2018 at Vaddukottai, Jaffna, Srilanka.Back
New church building for the CSI St. Mark's Church, Budharam, was dedicated by the Most Rev. Thomas K. Oommen, CSI Moderator and Bishop in CSI Madhya Kerala Diocese (MKD), in a solemn worship service assisted by Rt. Rev. Dr. K. Reuben Mark, Bishop of CSI Karimanagar Diocese. The Diocese of Madhya Kerala is grateful to Mr. Ch Shankar who donated the land for church and to the members of the CSI St. Mark's Parish Olessa, who were the sponsors of the new building. This is the outcome of the vision of Rev. Felix Mathew, the former vicar along with Parish committee members and the team from Olessa Parish, who visited the mission field earlier. The mission field is thankful to all the members of Olessa parish and the present vicar Rev. George Cherian. Rev. Thomas Paikad (Treasurer CSI MKD), Mr. Jacob Philip (Registrar of CSI MKD)., Rev. Jacob George (Director of MKD Mission Board ) Rev. Das George ( Secretary MKD Mission Board), Rev. Dr. Varghese K. Cherian (former Missionary Parkal), Rev. Jacob John Mullackal (Vicar, CSI Kallumala), Rev. P. Babu Rao (Vice- Chairman of KD), Rev. E. Paul (Ministerial Secretary of CSI Karimnagar Diocese), members from CSI Kallumala, Missionaries, sisters and the Faith Community attended the dedication service.
Rev. Shalu T. Mathew
The Golden Jubilee Mission Tower commemorating the 50th Anniversary of CSI Telangana Mission (the erstwhile Andhra Mission) was dedicated by the Moderator of the Church of South India and the Bishop in Madhya Kerala Diocese (MKD), Most Rev Thomas K. Oommen on the 13th June 2018. Rt. Rev Dr. K Reuben Mark, the Bishop of CSI Karimnagar Diocese blessed the occasion with his presence. Thousands of believers were present during the auspicious occasion. The Rev. Thomas Paikadu; Treasurer of CSI Madhya Kerala Diocese, Mr Jacob Philip; Registrar of CSI MKD, the Rev. Jacob George; Mission Board Director CSI MKD, Rev.Das George; Mission Board secretary, Rev. P. L. Shibu; Youth Secretary, Youth Working president Mr Siljo Stephen, Telangana Mission Secretary Mr. Moncy Peter, Telangana Mission Treasurer, Dr. Ashok Alex Philip and Many Priests From CSI MKD were present representing the Madhya Kerala Diocese. Office bearers of Karimnagar Diocese, former missionaries, sisters, doctors, teachers and evangelists were also present during the function. The foundation stone for the tower was laid on 26-11-2016 during the Jubilee year. The CSI Mission Hospital Complex will function in the tower building, which will continue to be a great service to the local community since 1973, when the pioneer missionaries Very Rev P.O. Ninan and Mrs Nancy Ninan started healing ministry in the same place. Ever since, the hospital has been a boon to thousands suffering from snake bite and scorpion stings. The renovated hospital will improve the health standards with medical laboratory, examination room, daycare facility and other basic amenities required. The tower also has a chapel and guest rooms in the first floor. Presently, Rev Anil Thomas is working as the Missionary In chargeBack