Most Rev. Dr. Alexander Mar Thoma Metropolitan, the then Diocesan Bishop, visited Bhilai and a meeting was held on 26th October, 1956 and the possibilities of forming a congregation were discussed. Our dream was fulfilled when for the first time, Rev. John Varghese from Sihora Ashram conducted a Malayalam Holy Communion Service on 18th November, 1956 at Mennonite Church, Durg.
A visionary decision of Government ...
My Dear Parishioners,
Greetings in Jesus' name.
‘’One does not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God" (Matt 4:4).
We are at the threshold of great Lenten season, a span of 50 days time starting from 23rd February to April 12th.
What is lent? Lent is not only mere abstinence from rich food, but much beyond food. It is an attempt for a counter culture, a deliberate attempt to resist market oriented consumer culture. It is also a discipline we adopt of ou.... More...
“He was despised and rejected by mankind, a man of suffering, and familiar with pain. Like one from whom people hide their faces he was despised, and we held him in low esteem. Surely he took up our pain and bore our suffering, yet we considered him punished by God, stricken by him, and afflicted.” -Isaiah 53:3-4