The feast of our Bishop Most Rev. Dr. Philipos Mar Stephanos was celebrated on January 9, 2019. The Holy Qurbono began at 6:30 PM with Bishop Philipos Mar Stephanos as the main celebrant. Rev. Rijo Puthenparambil, Rev. Liju Thundiyil, and Rev. Noby Ayyaneth were concelebrants. After the Holy Qurbono a brief felicitation and cutting of the festal cake were done. Several sisters, and a good number of faithful were present and exchanged the festal greetings to loving Pithaav.
The MCYM National Board members along with their Director Rev.Fr. Michael Edathil and President Mr. Christopher Thomas felicitated His Excellency Most Rev. Dr. Philipos Mar Stephanos on the Bishop’s Day and shared their plans and dreams with him in conducting the Youth Retreat in 2019 in the state of Texas.