Compliance with SC verdict can't be one way traffic: Malankara Church members to Kerala High Court in plea against consecration of new Catholicos

Dr Mathews Mar Severios, who adopted the new name of Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews III Catholicos, was consecrated as Catholicos on October 15th but the patriarch of Antioch had not been canonically invited.
Dr Mathews Mar Severios, Malankara church
Dr Mathews Mar Severios, Malankara

Parishioners of St. Mary’s Syrian Orthodox Church at Piravom, which was previously with the Jacobite faction, recently approached the Kerala High Court seeking directions restraining the the newly consecrated Catholicos from entering and officiating ecclesiastical, spiritual and temporal powers in the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Churches and its properties. (KU Baby & Anr. v State of Kerala & Ors.)

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