Metropolitan Meets with Dean of Faculty of Orthodox Theology

His Grace Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Metropolitan met with
Protopresbyter Stauvrophor Dr. Predrag Puzovic, dean of the Faculty of
Orthodox Theology, University of Belgrade.

Along with His Grace, members of the Department of Ecumenical Relations of the Malankara Church, Reverend Father Abraham Thomas and Reverend Father Aswin Zefrin Fernandis, also participated in the meeting.

Discussions on how both Churches can strengthen their relationship,
especially in the realm of theological education, were deliberated
upon during the meeting. It was decided to develop a formal agreement
of collaboration in the field of theological education and look into
possibilities of exchanging students and faculty.

On behalf of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, His Grace gifted
the Serbian Orthodox theological institution with a set of liturgical
books as translated from Syriac to English, by the Reverend Father Dr.
Baby Varghese, Professor of Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam.

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