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Pre marital counselling at Pune on 14th and 15th March, 2015

Malankara Orthodox Church

Diocese of Bombay – Pune region

Marriage Counseling- 2015


Date: 14-15 March 2015 (Saturday, Sunday)      Venue:  St Gregorios OSC, Dighi

Time Class Subject
Saturday, 14 March 2015
8.00 am Registration, Singing session & Inauguration (30 minutes)
8.30 am Class I Sacraments (45 min)
9.15 am Break (30 min)
9.45 am Class II Church History (45 min)
10.30 am Class III Personality Development & Maturity for Marriage (45 min)
11.15 am Break (15 min)
11.30 am Class IV Home Management & Family Budget (45 min)
12.15 pm Class V Lifting the Mask of Married Life: Problems & Solutions (45 min)
1.00 pm Noon Prayer and Lunch (45 min)
1.45 pm Group Discussion: Marriage – Past & Present (15 min)
2.00 pm Class VI Marriage: Biblical Perspective (45min)
2.45 pm Break
3.00 pm Class VII Importance of Prayer in Married Life  (45 min)
3.45 pm Tea & Dispersal
Sunday, 15 March 2015
8.30 am Holy Qurbana
11.00 am Class VIII Interaction with Doctors/Psychologists
12.30 pm Lunch
1.00 pm Concluding session and Certificate Distribution.



  1. This course is conducted as per the order of H. H. Bava Thurmeni and the Diocesan Metropolitan.
  2. Two daysClass Attendance is Compulsory.
  3. Class Time is 8.00 am to 4.00 pm on 14th Mar 2015 and 11.00 am to 2.00 pm on 15th Mar 2015
  4. Certificate will be issued on the merits of the course performance.
  5. Incomplete application will be rejected. 
  6. Registration Fee. Rs. 750/-
  7. Vicar’s counter signature is required on application form.
  8. Two passport size photos must be attached along with application.
  9. Please bring a Bible, Note Pad and Pen.
  10. Complete the following assignment and bring it along with you. “Expectations of Husband and Wife

            In Biblical Perspective” Ref: Prov Ch: 31:10 & I Timothy Ch: 3:1-14. 

Also submit a short course summary after the completion of your course.

  2. If any one wishes to halt here for a day, arrangements can be made if intimated to us in advance.


I request all Vicars to announce this course in your Parish.  The course is conducted every 3 months.  All children of marriageable age can attend this course which is valid upto 2 years.  Applicants may send your application form either directly to St Gregorios OSC, Dighi or via mail to


Yours in the Lord


Fr Thomas Myalil

Coordinator (Pune Region) Tel: 7709867706


Address:   MGM School/ St Gregorios OSC, Vishrantwadi Kalas Road, Near Muslim Dargah