Rev. Jerry Mathew Licentiate in Rome

  • Posted on: 19 August 2018

The Bishop of the Eparchy, Most Rev. Philipose Mar Stephanos, has sent Rev. Jerry Mathew to do his Licentiate in Rome on Youth Ministry. He will be studying at the University of Salesian Pontifical University and he will be staying at the Casa Santa Maria – Pontifical North American College. He left for Rome on Thursday, August 16, 2018.

Father Jerry Mathew was the pastor in St.Mary's Syro Malankara Catholic Church, Yonkers and the National MCYM Director of the Eparchy. The Eparchy wishes him all the very best in his studies.

Brother Jobin receives the Minor Order of Heupadyakno

  • Posted on: 19 August 2018
The Bishop of the Eparchy, Most Rev. Philipose Mar Stephanos, conferred the minor order of Heupadyakno to the Eparchy’s seminarian, Jobin Thomas, on the Feast of Assumption (Wednesday, August 15, 2018). The Holy Qurbono was celebrated in the Cathedral of St. Mary, Queen of Peace Syro-Malankara Catholic Eparchy by His Excellency Mar Stephanos and concelebrated by His Excellency Geevarghese Mar Makarios (Bishop of Puthur), the Vicar General, Msgr. Peter Kochery, the Chancellor, Very Rev. Augustine Mangalath, Rev. Jerry Mathew, and Rev. Baby Madathikandathil. The Bishop’s Secretary, Rev.

Eparchy Matrimonial website launched

  • Posted on: 10 August 2018

The Family Apostolate of the Eparchy has launched a matrimonial website to help our young adults in finding their spouse. The website can be accessed at and was inaugurated by His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cleemis Catholicos on Friday, August 3, 2018. The website was designed by Mr. Selicks Cherian of St. Peter's Syro-Malankara parish, Houston under the guidance and help of Fr. Mathai Mannoorvadakkethil, the Director of the Family Apostolate of the Eparchy, and Fr.