2012 Annual Sunday School Talent Show and Competitions Results

The Annual Northeast American Diocese Sunday School Talent Show and Competitions were held on October 13th , 2012 at St. Thomas Indian Orthodox Church - 1009 Unruh Avenue Philadelphia, PA.

Program started with prayer. Diocese Secretary and the Vicar of St. Thomas Indian Orthodox Church - 1009 Unruh Avenue Philadelphia, PA, Rev. Fr. M. K. Kuriakose, inaugurated the Talent Show by lighting the lamp. Sunday School Director Rev. Fr. Dr. Raju Varghese led the function. Mr. Oommen Kappil, Principal of St. Thomas Indian Orthodox Church - 1009 Unruh Avenue Philadelphia, PA welcomed the gathering. Mrs.Nissi George and Mrs. Kiran Prakash served as coordinators for the program. Many of the Priests, Sunday school officials, and church officials attended the event.

Rev. Fr. Dr. Raju Varghese was honored by the Sunday School Association for his contributions to the Sunday school and congratulated Rev. Fr. Gregory Varghese for his new responsibilities as the Sunday school Director.

For the Talent competitions, St. Thomas Indian Orthodox Church - 1009 Unruh Avenue Philadelphia, PA won the overall ever rolling St. Gregorios Memorial trophy for highest points (Church Level) .Tiffany George of St. Mary's Orthodox Church - 66 E. Maple Avenue Suffern, NY and Ashley Mathew of Sts. Baselios & Gregorios Orthodox Church - 9 Mercer Ave Plainfield, NJ 07060 won the Very.Rev. Thomas P Mundukuzhy Memorial Trophy for most points .Ryan Varghese Memorial Trophy and Sangeetha Susan Thampi Memorial Trophy was won by Grace Paul of St. Gregorios Orthodox Church - 2337 Fairland Road Silver Spring, MD .

Results of the Assigned Competitions(Essay and Drawing) was also published.

Prizes for all the winners were distributed by the SS Director.

H.G .Dr. Thomas Mar Makarios memorial cash awards were given to the first and second Rank holders of the 2012 centralized Examinations. St. Gregorios Orthodox Church - 987 Elmont Road Valley Stream, NY , St. Stephen's Orthodox Church - 80-45 Winchester Blvd Queens Village, NY and St. Mary's Orthodox Church - 99 Park Avenue White Plains, NY sponsored these awards.Following students won the awards.

For 5th Grade

For 8th Grade

For 10th Grade

For 12th Grade

For TTC - Centralized Examination

Mr. Benny Varghese (Sunday School Secretary) delivered the vote of thanks. The Sunday School Children from New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Washington, Connecticut, Boston and Canada areas presented very outstanding programs at the Talent Show.

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