Who is Joseph Marthoma Metropolitan?
) was the 21st Marthoma Metropolitan and The valiya Metropolitan Of the East, primate of the Malankara Church headquartered in Kerala, India.
Joseph Mar Thoma.
|His Grace the Most Reverend Aboon Joseph Mar Thoma Mar Thoma XXI, Mar Thoma Metropolitan|
|Died||18 October 2020 (aged 89) Thiruvalla, Kerala|
What are the sacraments of Marthoma Church?
Though we cannot limit the sacraments to a fixed number, as a tradition there are seven Sacraments administered in the Mar Thoma Church:
- Holy Baptism.
- Holy Qurbana (Holy Communion)
- Holy Confirmation.
- Holy Confession.
- Holy Matrimony.
- Holy Ordination.
- Holy Unction.
What is meant by malankara?
Malankara is the endonym for historical region which forms present day Kerala in India.