Program :

Baccalaureate in Theology

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Teacher :

Rev. Fr. Maniyattu P.


The important contents of this course are the following: Old Testament Phase of the History of Salvation in Qurbana; Liturgy of Word as the commemoration of the paschal mystery of Christ; Different levels of proclamation in the Liturgy of Word; “Accessus ad Altäre” as the celebration of entry into heaven; Theology of the Qudasa of Addai and Mari: Qudasa as commemoration of the Raza; Different levels of the Commemoration of paschal mystery in SM Qurbana; Qudasa as Qurbana; Eucharstic Qudasa as Qudasa of God and Qudasa of assembly; East Syrian Qurbana as celebration of the vertical and horizontal communion.


  1. Commentaries on the East Syrian Qurbana by Theodore. Narsai. Gabriel Qatraya. Anonymous Author. Yohannan Bar Zo‘bi and Timothy II.
  2. Mannooramparampil. T. Syro-Malabar Qurbana OruPadanam (Mai.). 2 Vols.. OIRSI. Kottayam 1990.1998.
  3. Pathikulangara. V. Qurbana: Eucharistic Celebration of the Chaldeo Indian Church, Kottayam 1998.
  4. Yousif. P. “The Divine Liturgy According to the Rite of the Assyro-Chaldean Church”, in J. Madey. ed.. The Eucharistic Liturgy in the Christian East. Kottayam-Paderbom 1982.175-237.
  5. Maniyattu. P. Heaven on Earth: The Theology of Liturgical Spacetime in the East Syrian Qurbana. Rome 1995