Our Vicar Fr John Koshy Vaidyan entered into his eternal abode on 09/11/2017.

Sunday Schedule

Morning Prayer: 9:00 am
Holy Qurbana: 10:00 am
Malayalam language class led by Mr Thomas George: 11:30 am
Sunday School: 11:45 am
Bible class led by Mr Jacob Cherian: 2nd Sunday.


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Rest In Peace our dear Vaidyan Achan

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                                         05/01/1950 – 09/11/2017

Funeral Service Schedule

Friday, September 15, 2017,  5 PM to 8 PM

Wake Service at Crowell Brothers Funeral Homes & Crematory, 5051 Peachtree industrial boulevard, Peachtree Corners, Georgia. 30092

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Holy Qurbana 8:00 AM followed by Bidding Farewell to the Holy Altar at  St. Gregorios Indian Orthodox Church, Atlanta ,6000 Live Oak Parkway, Suite 113Norcross, Georgia

Interment : 12:00 PM at  Crowell Brothers Funeral Homes & Crematory, 5051 Peachtree industrial boulevard, Peachtree Corners, Georgia. 30092










 About the Church

PrayWelcome to the website of St.Gregorios Indian Orthodox Church in Atlanta, GA. We belong to the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church under South-West Diocese of  North America. The Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church was founded by St. Thomas, one of the twelve apostles of Jesus Christ, who came to India in A.D. 52.

Our Patron Saint

St. GregoriosMar Gregorios of Parumala, the Patron Saint of our Parish is the first canonized saint of Malankara Indian Orthodox Church. We celebrate the Feast day or ‘Perunnal’ on November Second every year commemorate the death anniversary of Mar Gregorios of Parumala. Parumala Thirumeni intercedes continuously for our Parish before the Almighty and fortifies our Parish. Read more

History of Syrian Orthodox Church

St. ThomasMalankara Orthodox Syrian Church of India was established in A. D. 52, when Apostle St. Thomas traveled throughout Kerala, preaching Gospel. Though St. Thomas Christians (Syrian Christians) have moved to various denominations, the parental body – Indian Orthodox Church – maintained its independent nature and is headed by the Catholicos of the Apostolic Throne of St. Thomas, headquartered at Devalokam, Kottayam, India. The church follows Syrian liturgies and the traditions based on Indian culture. Read more


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