Sri Lanka's Catholic church asks for action against former leaders for failing to prevent Easter terror attack
The church stressed that it had been five months since the inquiry report came out, yet no action had been taken against former president Maithripala Sirisena.
The Catholic Church in Kerala mourned Jesuit priest, Fr Stan Swamy on Monday.
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This may put an end to the claim of the Knanaya Catholics that they belong to an endogamous ethnic group.
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Pinarayi who was in the district as part of electioneering on Thursday, had criticised the pastoral letter, saying the diocese was attacking the government on behalf of the opposition parties.
The bishop demanded that any policies taken to destroy the traditional fisheries sector in the name of tourism and development should be opposed by the government.
Peeved at League for opposing 10% job & edu quota, the Church, which once led the movement to topple EMS govt, is now warming up to LDF
The Kottayam diocese of the church, however, said it accepted the verdict of the court, which on Wednesday sentenced Fr Thomas Kottoor and Sister Sephy to life imprisonment.
Catholic Church promotes its representatives as the epitomes of ethical conduct. Yet, like all other institutions, there are black sheep on the pulpit.
Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal case: Leaked phone talk reveals Cardinal George Alencherry knew nun’s plight
Cardinal Alencherry had earlier maintained he was unaware of the rape complaint against the Bishop and the nun had only told him about some issues in her diocese.
The Church in Kerala has been rocked lately with multiples allegations of sexual exploitation of laity members by clergymen and financial impropriety surfacing in various churches.
Syro Malabar church land case: Wrong to think God’s justice can be measured with country’s law, says Kerala cardinal George Alencherry; strikes another controversy
George Alencherry was criticised by the Kerala High Court in February this year when his counsel pointed out to the court that the appellate authority was the Pope.
Besides Alencherry, the others against whom the complaint was lodged were priests Joshy Puthuva and Sebastian Vadakkumpadan and middleman Saju Varghese.