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Dr. K.P. Yohannan, Metropolitan Launches New Project to Provide Sanitation Facilities in Schools

On 6th January 2015, Dr. K.P. Yohannan, Metropolitan launched a new project to provide toilets in 196 Government Schools lacking basic sanitation facilities. It was during the inauguration of Believers Church General Assembly’s Exhibition Hall by Sri. Ramesh Chennithala (Minister of Home Affairs, Kerala). 6,000 people including bishops, clergies, deacon staff and laypeople who represent different dioceses and parishes of the church witnessed the...

Dr. K.P. Yohannan, Metropolitan Lights Inaugural Lamp for Believers Church’s General Assembly

Dr. K.P. Yohannan, Metropolitan lit the lamp during the inauguration of Believers Church’s General Assembly on 5th January 2015. Dr. Joseph Mar Thoma, Metropolitan inaugurated the assembly and Sri. P.J. Kurien (Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha) was the chief guest. The General Assembly is going to be a one week program and its theme is “that they may be one”. 6,000 people including bishops, clergies, deacon staff and laypeople from all the dioceses of the Church have gathered together for the...

Metropolitan Speaks to 10,000 at Athmeeya Yathra Meeting in Thiruvananthapuram

Metropolitan Dr. K.P. Yohannan spoke to the regular listeners and viewers of Athmik Yathra radio and Athmeeya Yathra TV during an Athmeeya Yathra One Day meeting held at Neyyattinkara, Thiruvananthapuram District, Kerala on 13th December 2014. During the inaugural session, the family members for whom the Church has built a new house received house keys from Sri. R. Selvaraj (MLA) in the presence of Metropolitan and Sri. A.T. George (MLA). This was the second Athmeeya Yathra meeting that happened in Believers Church Diocese of Niranam this...

Metropolitan Attends the Inauguration of 12th Theeram Center

Most Rev. Dr. Philipose Mar Chrysostom inaugurated the 12th center of Theeram, a home for differently abled people at Jacobite Patriarch Center, Parumala on 8th December 2014. Metropolitan Dr. K.P. Yohannan, Metropolitan Dr. Geevarghese Mar Coorilos, Very Rev. Dr. Kuriakose Corepiscopa Moolayil and other eminent personalities were also a part of the...

Metropolitan Speaks during Y’s Men Club Wider Ecumenical Christmas Eve and Family Fest

Metropolitan Dr. K.P. Yohannan spoke during the Y’s Men Club’s wider ecumenical christmas eve and family meet held on 7th December 2014 at Believers Church St. Thomas Nagar. Rt. Rev. Gregorios Mar Stephanos Episcopa (Bishop of Marthoma Church) inaugurated the event and other important delegates like Rev. Fr. Dr. Reji Mathew (Secretary, Kerala Council of Churches) and K.P. Ramachandran Nair (District Council Regional Director) also attended it....

Metropolitan Speaks to 12,000 at Nedumkandam, Idukki

Metropolitan Dr. K.P. Yohannan spoke at a Athmeeya Yathra One Day meeting held at Nedumkandam, Idukki District, Kerala on 6th December 2014. He also handed over house keys to a poor family, for whom the Church has built a new house this year. Over 12,000 people including the regular listeners of Athmik Yathra radio and viewers of Athmeeya Yathra TV gathered to hear the message of...

Home Minister Visits Dr. K.P. Yohannan, Metropolitan

The honorable Home Minister of the state of Kerala, Sri. Ramesh Chennithala visited Dr. K.P. Yohannan, Metropolitan of Believers Church at St. Thomas Nagar on 23rd November 2014. The purpose of the visit was to discuss cooperation between the government of Kerala and the church on addressing poverty and other social welfare issues in the coming days. Mr. Roji Kattasseril (Director, Kerala Book Marketing Society), Mr. John Thomas (District Panchayat Member) and Mr. M.M. Bashir (Chairman, Kerala State Pension Board) were also present during the meeting. Later, they went and visited Believers Church Medical College and Hospital and appreciated the...

Metropolitan Dr. K.P. Yohannan Inaugurates Synod Leadership Conference

Metropolitan Dr. K.P. Yohannan inaugurated the Synod Leadership Conference at Synod Secretariat on 13th November 2014. Bishops, clergy and leaders from different dioceses of the church were present during the function. During the conference, various councils will be discussing the charitable plans and initiatives taken by each diocese to develop and strengthen the less privileged...