Orthodox Church

Orthodox Church head Baselios Marthoma Paulose II laid to rest

Church sources said a five-member Episcopal council led by senior metropolitan Kuriakose Mar Cleemis would manage administration of the church till October 14.

published on : 14th July 2021

Church row: Kerala’s crusade

The long-standing feud between Jacobite and Orthodox Church factions is a hot topic for political debate that comes alive every poll season in the state.

published on : 18th March 2021

Kerala Church abuse case: Rape charges slapped against four priests

Last month, a man from Pathanamthitta district accused five priests of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church in Kerala of using his wife's secret confession to blackmail and sexually abuse her.

published on : 2nd July 2018

Let nuns perform sacrament of confession in Church: Kerala outfit

Representatives of the Kerala Church Act Action Council who stand for reforms in the Church said there was a possibility of intimate confessions by women being "misused" in the present form.

published on : 1st July 2018

Malankara Orthodox Church orders Priests to keep away from duties

Five priests have been directed to keep away from their official duties following a complaint from a believer alleging they have been blackmailing his wife for sexual favours.

published on : 26th June 2018