Syro-Malabar Catholic Church

Unified Mass row: Synod’s 5-member commission to find amicable solution

The commission has Mar Joseph Plambani, Mar Mathew Moolakkattu, Mar Kuriakose Bharanikulangara, Mar George Madathikandathil and Mar Jose Chittuparamban as the members.

published on : 11th January 2023

Implement uniform Holy Mass mode speedily: Mar Thazhath to parishes

A circular regarding the Synod decision was issued right on the heels of letter from Vatican

published on : 3rd October 2022

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

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

Syro Malabar church land case: Kerala High Court stays probe against Cardinal George Alencherry

Besides Alencherry, the others against whom the complaint was lodged were priests Joshy Puthuva and Sebastian Vadakkumpadan and middleman Saju Varghese.

published on : 16th March 2018

Syro-Malabar Catholic Church land row: Cardinal George Alencherry moves Kerala HC seeking to quash Single Judge’s order

Maintaining he did not commit any crime as alleged Alencherry said the Archdiocese did suffer some temporary setback in the transaction due to the payment failure of some purchasers.

published on : 13th March 2018

Strange to know law of land doesn't apply to Cardinal: Kerala High Court

Taking a strong view of the Cardinal's counsel's contention, the court told him that it is strange to hear that the law of the land is not applicable to the Cardinal.

published on : 26th February 2018