Messages from h.h. patriarch

    The malankara syrian orthodox church’s faith and liturgy are similar to those observed by the universal syrian orthodox church such as the belief in trinity, jesus christ’s incarnation as the savior, holy cross, the church, holy bible, the divinity of the traditions, the creed of nicea, the observations of the sacramental rites, intercession of st.mary and saints, rites after death, prayers for the dead, daily prayers, lent, fasting, celebrating holy qurbana on sunday and other sacred days, church consecration, the three stages of priesthood which has the apostolic succession that comes from st. peter through the holy throne of antioch preserving the canonic laying on the hands, baptism, the holy cross, the three holy synods and the relics of holy fathers etc..