7th Syro-Malankara Catholic Convention in the United Kingdom will take place on the 22nd and 23rd of June 2019 at Wolverhampton. His Eminence Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos, the Major Archbishop of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, will be the chief guest for the occasion, alongside His Excellency Yoohanon Mar Theodosius, the Apostolic Visitator to Europe will also be one among the several Eparchial bishops from across the country due to be in the presence of the members from the16 Syro-Malankara Catholic Mission Centres across the United Kingdom, including the newly formed Mission in Northampton.
With the sixteen Mission Centres, the Church in the UK Region is currently coordinated by Rev. Fr. Thomas Madukammoottil along with Rev. Fr. Renjith Madathirambil, Rev. Fr. John Alex Puthenveedu and Rev. Fr. Johnson Manayil currently carrying out their services as Chaplains for the Church all around the United Kingdom.
Various programmes have been arranged for members of the Church from the first day onwards; with seminars taking place for both children, for the youth and adults across the two days. The Holy Mass will be celebrated by His Eminence Baselios Cardinal Cleemis with other bishops and priests as concelebrants.
Moreover, all sixteen Mission centres will participate in the ‘Ecclesia 2019’ Quiz competition as well as in various talent shows performed by both adults and children. Also, everyone is to participate in the customary processions in relation to the acknowledgement of the 7th Convention which will also be taking place across the two days.
Members of individual Mission Committees, MCYCM and many other groups are looking forward to this phenomenon and hence are continuing their effort to put together all the necessary arrangements for the occasion which is due to take place in June.
UK KCA Hall, Wood Cross Lane, Bilston, Wolverhampton, WV14 9BW.