Welcome to Our Church
St. Gregorios Jacobite Syriac Orthodox Church in London, Ontario, started as a prayer group in 2014 and formed in to a congregation in 2015 with few families along with the full support of families in the surrounding areas. St. Gregorios Jacobite Syriac Orthodox Church is a part of the universal Syriac Orthodox Church with the Patriarch of Antioch, His Holiness Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem IInd as its supreme head. The local head of the church in Malankara is the Catholicose of India, His Beatitude Aboon Mor Baselios Thomas I, and governed by the North American Diocese Bishop His Grace Eldho Mor Theethose, ordained by and accountable to the Patriarch of Antioch.
Our Parish is instituted in the sacred name of Mar Gregorios of Parumala, who became the first declared saint from Malankara, naturally to be called “Parumala Thirumeni”.