Category: Teachings

Sayings Of Thirumeni

The following are some of the wise verses that Thirumeni has given either in personal conversation or in public speeches. 1. My dear children, love God, don’t forget that death is certain. Do good turns, pray and fast regularly. That us what our Lord has done. Live and be prepared. 2. Children, help those in…

Orders Of Thirumeni

1. Keep off liquor Dear ones, It is commonly accepted that Christianity is a noble religion. It has grown through threats, tribulations and sacrifices. Yet its early phase was very bright, because the early believers were devout and pure. Times have changed. The church has grown rich and strong. But along with that its spiritual…

Speeches Of Thirumeni

1. Be Children of God 2. To Live and Die with You 3. Let me die, if I am to 4. Weak and Sinful 5. Just because I am the Diocesan Metropolitan 6. Taste and See that the Lord is good 7. His memorable speech at Pazhanji St. Mary’s Church 8. Restore Peace

[ Speech given at Pampady dayara pally] Dearly beloved of Christ, I think I must say something to you, today being ‘Kothine Sunday’ (first Sunday of the fifty days lent). I have much to say, but shall limit myself. I am deeply worried about the faction feud in the church. It is sometime since we…

[The heart rending appeal made by Thirumeni at strife-torn Pallom St.Paul’s church] “I have come here to solve your problem in the capacity of your diocesan Metropolitan, a position least coveted. But I have obeyed God’s call. I don’t know what I am to tell you. Only that both of you are equally dear to…

[ From the reply speech made at the Pothenpuram Dayara where a a meeting to felicitate him on his elevation as Metropolitan was being held, presided over by Bava Thirumeni.] “I don’t deserve any of these honours or praises. Personally speaking I am not eligible for this position. I am a raw villager born in…

Let me die, if I am to

[When Thirumeni set about on his journey to Kunnamkulam, many tried to dissuade him. Excerpts from his message given at the Dayara, where he showed his undaunted will to face all dangers in His service] Beloved Children, People should experience God’s strength and will. I am going to Kunnamkulam on my own. Nobody has compelled…

[Excerpts from his speech at Kunnamkulam Church when Thirumeni visited the place reeling under a raging plague epidemic] Beloved, I have to come to live or die with you. I promise that I will do my best to relieve you, whatever be your problem. I want to spend three days fasting and praying, praying incessantly…