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Indian family missing in US, authorities search river

April 11th, 2018 (0)
An Indian family of four was reported missing in the US state of California while on a road trip and authorities are fearing for the worst after an SUV matching their vehicle was believed to be swept away by ...

New Coadjutor Bishops for Pathanamthitta and Muvattupuzha

April 11th, 2018 (3)
By Matters India Reporter New Delhi: Two bishops were appointed as Coadjutor Bishops of Eparchy of Pathanamthitta and the Eparchy of Muvattupuzha of the Syro-Malankara Church on April 10. The appointments are Reverend Samuel Mar Irenios, at present Auxiliary ...

Building bridges with other religions: Asian Christian youth

April 11th, 2018 (1)
By Matters India Reporter Manado, Indonesia: Two sessions in the afternoon on the third day (April 9) of the Asian Ecumenical Youth Assembly (AEYA) focused on ‘Light and Truth in Pluralistic Asia’ for interfaith dialogue between religious leaders and ...

Kerala plans ‘She-Corridor’ for women

April 10th, 2018 (1)
Thiruvanathapuram: Kerala is planning a one-of-its-kind model stretch of road in Thiruvananthapuram which will be dedicated exclusively for women. Dubbed as “she corridor”, the women-friendly stretch will be between two prestigious girls-only institutions – the Government Women’s College junction and ...

Septuagenarian doctor nun honoured with bravery award

April 9th, 2018 (1)
Kochi: A Catholic nun hailing from Malayattoor in Kerala has been honoured with Rani Laxmi Bai Award by the Uttar Pradesh government for her long 40 years service in the medical field. The award was presented to her by the Chief ...

American Indian nun lives twin vocations as nun and doctor

April 8th, 2018 (2)
Sister Jocelyn Edathil of the Sisters of the Imitation of Christ (Bethany Sisters) is unique in at least two ways. First of all, she is a member of the India-based Syro-Malankara Catholic Church and on Aug. 6, 2016, when ...

Nothing justifies chemical weapons in Syria: Pope

April 8th, 2018 (0)
Vatican City: Pope Francis on Sunday, April 8, condemned the use of chemical weapons in Syria after a suspected attack in an opposition holdout in Eastern Ghouta killed dozens of people. “Terrible news comes to us from Syria with ...

Teen arrested over ‘satanist’ attack on UK Catholic church

April 8th, 2018 (0)
Police have arrested a 17-year-old youth after a church in Great Yarmouth in the east coast of England was attacked and desecrated. CCTV footage showed a man setting small fires in St Mary’s Catholic Church in Regent Road, Great ...

Catholic Mass celebrated in Swedish cathedral for first time in 500 years

April 7th, 2018 (1)
Catholic Mass will be celebrated in the mediaeval cathedral in the Swedish city of Lund for the first time since the Reformation. The Lutheran Church of Sweden has offered the cathedral as a temporary place of worship to the ...

Dalit Christians will be empowered: Odisha Bishops

April 6th, 2018 (7)
By: Puroshottam Nayak Bhubaneswar :  An Ethical Imperative of Odisha Catholic Bishops’ Council (OCBC) with about 80 participants of both men and women religious provincials, vice-provincials, delegates of the provincials, major superiors, religious leaders of different congregations, vicar-generals, Commission ...
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