George Alencherry

Cardinal Alencherry to face ED probe

Syro-Malabar Church Major Archbishop Cardinal Mar George Alencherry will face an Enforcement Directorate (ED) probe into controversial land deals.

published on : 24th October 2021

End all controversies, says Syro-Malabar Church head on ‘narcotic jihad’ row

He said love and brotherhood were the foundations of Christianity and the Church had always insisted on respecting all religious faiths and cooperating with everyone.

published on : 20th September 2021

Reading of pastoral letter: Ruckus at church in Kerala's Aluva

The pastoral letter stated the directive of the Synod of the Syro Malabar Church, advising priests and parishioners on implementing a 50-50 formula in conducting the Mass.

published on : 6th September 2021

29th Synod begins, Mar Alencherry hints at crucial decisions

Expressing concern over the Covid situation in Kerala and the rest of the country, the cardinal urged the faithful to cooperate with the government to fight against the pandemic.

published on : 17th August 2021

Kerala HC rejects Mar Alencherry’s plea to quash land deal cases

Justice P Somarajan also directed the state government to carry out a detailed investigation into the settlement deed in 2007 to find out whether it involved any government or puramboke land.

published on : 13th August 2021

Archdiocese to approach SC, laity group seeks cardinal Alencherry’s resignation

Synod cannot stay silent on issue, will have to hold discussions in its meeting, says a priest 

published on : 13th August 2021

Cardinal welcomes govt’s stand on minority scholarship

The cardinal said the decision has been welcomed generally by the public.

published on : 20th July 2021

Church land deals: Audit report puts Cardinal George Alencherry in a spot

The land deal row involving the Ernakulam-Angamaly Archdiocese of the Syro-Malabar Church has become the talking point once again after the report of a private audit firm surfaced on Friday.

published on : 26th June 2021

Alencherry completes decade of pastoral leadership of Syro-Malabar Church

Cardinal Mar George Alencherry completed 10 years of service as the Major Archbishop of  Syro-Malabar Church on Saturday.

published on : 30th May 2021

This election will reveal new realities: Cardinal Alencherry

Church against communal polarisation and vote bank politics, says major archbishop; asserts there’s nothing wrong in parties engaging with religious leaders

published on : 25th March 2021

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.

published on : 20th July 2018

Sexual exploitation, financial fraud: Testing times for the Church in Kerala

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.

published on : 2nd July 2018

Fresh land grab allegation against Cardinal Alencherry

AMT, Angamaly-Ekm diocese has alleged a house and six cents in Kakkanad was re-registered in the names of the Cardinal’s relatives.

published on : 14th May 2018

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.

published on : 31st March 2018

Kerala Church land row: No resolution against Cardinal George Alencherry at pastoral council meet

The first meeting of the pastoral council of the Archdiocese of Ernakulam- Angamali for the year 2018-19 ended on a peaceful note at the Renewal Centre on Saturday. 

published on : 18th March 2018
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