Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”
St. Mary’s Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church, Pune has a fully functioning Sunday School for children of the Parish Members. The Sunday School falls under Mumbai Diocese and is affiliated to MJSSA, Puthenkruz, Kerala. Classes (Pre-Primary to Plus 2) are held every Sunday after Holy Qurbana for an hour within the Church premises. As of Jan 2020, there are a total of 71 children enrolled.
The academic year commences in January and concludes in December with Annual Exam. The lessons covered broadly include Qurbana Songs, Prayers, Old & New Testament Lessons, Church History and Faith related.
Vacation Bible School (VBS) is an annual event. A dedicated team of Teachers and Head-Master guided by Church Vicar ensure smooth functioning of each Class every Sunday.
Annual Competitions are held for Mumbai Diocese Churches every year in which Sunday School children participate and vie for best Sunday School Team across various events
Sunday School Teacher’s Carols
Sunday School Student’s Carols
VBS organized for Sunday School Children
Sunday School Internal Competitions
Sunday School Competition Mumbai