Jacksonville Mar Thoma Congregation 2017Date : 10-06-2017


Jacksonville Mar Thoma Congregation celebrated its 20th Anniversary on June 10th 2017. The Diocesan Episcopa, Rt.Rev. Dr. Isaac Mar Philoxenos celebrated the Holy Communion service started at 10.00 a.m, assisted by Vicar Rev. Bibine V. Mathew. This was Philoxenos Thirumeni’s first visit to the congregation since taking charge of the Diocese in April 2016. Philoxenos Thirumeni was the chief celebrant for the special program that followed to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the congregation and Episcopal Visit. Vicar Rev. Bibine V. Mathew, welcomed the distinguished guests. Leaders and members from the other denominations including Catholics and Orthodox churches also attended the meeting. Rev Fr. George Vaniapurackal, Vice President, Mr. V. S Mathew, Mr. Ajumon Zachariah felicitated Thirumeni and JMC church members for completing 20 years. Fellowship lunch was served after the special program.