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The descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles marks the beginning of this particular liturgical period. During its seven weeks the Church meditates deeply on the work of the Holy Spirit in humanity, sanctifying, transforming and elevating it to the heights of divinity. Continue reading...
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2017
2017
29 June 2017, Fourth Thursday of Slihe
Importance of this day Apostles Paul and Peter
Preparing for Dukrana: Day 4
Saint Peter (Pathrose Sliha) was one of the Twelve Apostles, chosen by Jesus from his first disciples. He is considered as the first Patriarch of the See of Antioch and Rome. Read more: http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/11744a.htm.

Saint Paul the Apostle (Paulose Sliha) was a Hellenistic Jew who called himself the "Apostle to the Gentiles". Read more: http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/11567b.htm.
According to the tradition of Mar Thoma Nazranies, feast of Apostles Peter and Paul is celebrated on the Second Friday of Denha. Due to the interaction with Latin Church, this feast also celebrated on June 29th.
Click to read the Biblical reflections of the day, prepared by Fr. George Kaniarakath, CMI.
Click to read the Biblical reflections of the day, prepared by Fr. Paul Kalluveettil, CMI.
Icon/Picture of the day:
Qeryana I (Old Testament Reading I): 2 Kings 4:8-17
Qeryana II (Old Testament Reading II): Acts 2:32-42
Engarta (Epistle Reading): 2 Corinthians 10:1-7 or 11:21-33
Evangalion (Gospel): Matthew 16:13-19+John 21:15-19
Prayer of the dayJesus the Supreme Master, You willed that Your work of salvation, entrusted to Your holy Apostles Peter and Paul, should be carried out by Your Churches and You guide them by Your Holy Spirit to call all nations who were groping in the dark so as to bring them to the light of knowing You. O Lord, lead all humans to the full light of Your Gospel.
For Study, Reflection, Meditation, Celebration and Experimental Assimilation

Mystery of the Holy Spirit - He works and fills the creation, the Prophets, Judges, Kings, Virgin Mary, John the Baptist, Jesus, Shlihe (Apostles), Church and every faithful - By His Power of the Church sprouts and grows in Jesus and the Shlihe, the foundation.

Age of the Church

Exactly as Jesus was formed in Virgin Mary so too the Church in this world by the Power of the Holy Spirit - those who are led by the Spirit must always be vigilant to root out at the very outset all selfish and individualistic likes and dislikes which topple down our faithfulness to the Church.


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