Mar Thoma Scotland

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Mar Thoma Congregation Scotland

About Us

The Mar Thoma Congregation Scotland is an Ecumenical Christian fellowship in Scotland under the Mar Thoma Syrian Church and its North American and Europe Diocese. The Holy Communion is held once in a month and the service is in Malayalam and follows the Mar Thoma Church liturgy. A cottage prayer meeting is held once in a month at the residence of the members.

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Latest Updates

April 2015

Easter Service at Juniper Green, Edinburgh


We had a special Easter Sunday service on 5 April 2014 lead by our Vicar Rev Roney Cherian. Many families from parts of Scotland and England attented the service. This was followed by Easter lunch and we had a good day with wonderful weather.

Good Friday Service at Overton Centre Kirkcaldy


We were blessed with a Good Friday service for the first time at Overton Centre Kirkcaldy. Mr Stanley Mathew John from St Johns Mar Thoma Church, London lead the service. The service was followed by traditional meal of kanji, payar and kadukumanga. Thanks for all families from Kirkcaldy who arranged the service.

Sunday School Day at Ratho Climbing Centre


Our Sunday school had a great fun day out at Ratho Climbing Centre on Saturday 28 March 2015 with real climbing and soft play experience. This was a good time away for all to enjoy and get to know each other. Thanks to all who supported the activities of the day.

February 2015

Mar Thoma Family Conference 2015

The 33rd UK & Europe Mar Thoma Family Conference which will be held on 21st of August to the 23rd of August, 2015 at Yarnfield Park Conference and Training centre, Stone, Staffordshire ST 15 0NL. Please contact Secretary for more details.

APRIL 2015

Holy week schedule

1st April (Wednesday) - 6.30 pm at the residence of Mr. Mohan Samuel, 287 Broomhouse Road, Edinburgh, EH11 3UR.

2nd April (Thursday) - 6.30 pm at the residence of Mr. Roy T John, 11 Campview Terrace, Danderhall,Dalkeith, EH22 1PZ, sermon by Mr.Stanley Mathew John.

3rd April (Good Friday service) - 10.00 am at 109, Overton Community Centre, Kirkcaldy, KY1 3JW. Good Friday Service will be lead by Mr. Stanley Mathew John. There will be an offertory taken during this service, which will be sent to Mission services in Seva Manthiram, Angola, India. We are inviting our prayer group members from NewCastle and Aberdeen too and we got guests from Kirkcaldy in this service.

5th April (Sunday - Easter Service) - 9.30 am in the Scouts Hall, 45 Lanark Road West, Currie, Edinburh,EH14 5JX. Vicar Rev. Roney Cheriyan will lead the Easter Holy Communion service. We are planning to organise a lunch, details of which will follow. No Sunday school on this Sunday.


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Our Leaders

North America and Europe Diocesan Bishop

Theodosius Thirumeni

The Rt. Rev. Dr. Geevarghese Mar Theodosius Episcopa

Sinai Mar Thoma Centre
Merrick New York USA 11566

Our Vicar

Roney Achen

Rev. Roney Cherian

Mobile: 07477071494


Useful Links

David Livingstone Centre

Birthplace museum of Scotland’s greatest missionary-explorer, set in 20 acres of parkland and woodland garden.

Click here to visit the David Livingstone Centre website

Read more about David Livingstone's life and missionary work