SILVER JUBILEE PROJECTS

Celebrating the Silver Jubilee in 2007, the Jerusalem Church has decided to implement various projects meant to address the basic needs of the society at large. 

  • Emmaus Senior Citizen Home and Transit Home

    The land of approx 500sq.yds at Aya Nagar is proposed to be utilized for building a five floor (Basement + four floors) Senior Citizen and Transit Home. A building fund is being created during the year exclusively for this purpose.

The Foundation stone of the project was blessed and laid by His Grace the Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Mar Thoma Metropolitan on 2nd March 2008.

The first phase of the project has been dedicated by Rt.Rev.Abraham Mar Paulos Episcopa on 18th September 2010 

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  • Donor Coupons

Launched Donor Coupons on 13.09.2009

These coupons carry attractive prizes

Results of Donor Coupon Draw held on 28.03.2010

First Prize : Ms. Mahima Kansal-Ticket No. 1975 - Brand new Chevrolet Spark Car

Second Prize : Mr.VT Pandey-Ticket No.1881 -Trip for two to Holy Land

Third Prize : Mr.John Daniel-Ticket No.3060 -Gold Chain

Fourth Prize : Ms.Nandini Sarkar-Ticket No.2065 - Color TV

Fifth Prize : Mr.James Philip-Ticket No.5116 - Gold Coin

  • Parish Directory

    The Silver Jubilee Parish Directory with elaborate details of each and every member of the Parish was published on 2nd March 2008. The directory was the result of all round cooperation amongst all members of the parish, the most challenging aspect being bringing all family members together for the family photograph. The Directory was released by Prof. PJ Kurien MP during the valedictory function of the Silver Jubilee celebrations. The Directory is today serving as the single source reference point for all to know each other.

  • Silver Jubilee Souvenir

    The Silver Jubilee Souvenir carries the memories of the parish throughthese 25 years, thought provoking articles and a section on best wishes by well wishers. The Souvenir was released by the Metropolitan Joseph Mar Thoma.

  • Marriage Aid Fund

    The Parish has decided to provide marriage assistance to deserving persons during the Jubilee Year. 

  • Home for Homeless

    Financial support for building home for the homeless 

  • Education Assistance

    Assistance to deserving children through an Education Endowment Fund

  • Chapel in a Mission Field

    A Chapel is proposed to be built in one of the Mission Field of the Mar Thoma Church. This Chapel will be named Jerusalem Mar Thoma Church Jubilee Memorial Chapel.
  • The Chapel at Srikakulam, Mission Field in Andhra Pradesh has been built with our generous financial support.

  • Land for New Ladies Hostel :

    The Parish will apply for land to the Delhi Development Authority for building a new Ladies Hostel within an area approachable to the Church.

  • Library of Dharmajyoti Vidyapeeth

    The Parish decided to give a suitable donation to the Library of the Dharmajyoti Vidyapeeth
  • The Library of Dharmajyoti Vidyapeeth received the promised financial assistance to create its much needed collection of reference books.

Inauguration of Silver Jubilee celebrations

The grand inauguration of the Silver Jubilee celebrations were held 

at 

Mavalankar Auditorium 

on

3rd March 2007 

presided by 

Rt.Rev. Jospeh Mar Barnabas

in the presence of the 

Chief Guest 

Mr.Oscar Fernandez, Hon. Union Minister of Labour

and 

Guests of Honour

His Grace Vincent Concessao, the Archbishop of Delhi

Mr. Roy Paul IAS (Retd.)  President of Kerala Christian Association 

Swami Agnivesh noted social reformist and activist

Prof.P.J.Kurien Member of Parliament 

Ramban Skariah Cor Episcopa (representing His Grace Job Mar Philoxenos)

The website 

www.jerusalemchurchdelhi.org

  was officially launched by Barnabas Thirumeni. 

The inaugural ceremony concluded with a reverberating musical performance.

More on the Jubilee inauguration celebrations....

Silver Jubilee Memento

Jubilee Tee-Shirts Jubilee Coffee Mugs
Available in all sizes and two colours Available in set of two mugs
   

Silver Jubilee Cultural Evening

Date :Saturday, 19th January 2008 5.30PM onwards
Venue :Mavalankar Auditorium
Programmes :“Mel Vilasam” by Surya Krishnamurthy 

Variety Entertainment

 

Silver Jubilee Valedictory Ceremony

Blessed by His Grace Most Rev. Joseph Mar Thoma

on  Sunday, 2nd March 2008

in the august presence of 

His Grace Joseph Mar Barnabas, Diocesan Bishop

Program

Holy Communion Service
Valedictory Ceremony
Release of Parish Directory :Prof.PJ Kurien MP
Release of Jubilee Souvenir :Most Rev. Joseph Mar Thoma
Prizes for Jubilee Fest winners :Rt.Rev. Joseph Mar Barnabas
Community Lunch
Laying of Foundation Stone for Senior Citizen and Transit Home, Aya Nagar
   
 

Updated on Saturday, September 17, 2011