Arunachal remembers with affection, its 'Apostle', Prem Bhai

Bishops from Northeast led a memorial service on June 28 in remembrance of the 'Apostle of Arunachal', known popularly as Prem Bhai. His selfless service and mission among the people of Arunachal over the years, made him a favourite of many.

Papa Francisco goes on a summer break

Pope will be staying in Rome, walking a different path from his predecessors who preferred to stay at the Castel Sant’Angelo during summertime.

Pope's peace initiative in Bari is a powerful and essential gesture: Card. Leonardo Sandri

In the Holy See Press Office yesterday, a press conference was held for the presentation of Pope Francis’ meeting with the Heads of the Churches and the Christian Communities of the Middle East, entitled “Peace be upon you! Christians together for the Middle East”, to take place in Bari on July 7.

Kerala Church Action Council demands reform in the practice of penance

The Kerala Church Action Council, on account of the ongoing controversies and rape accusations against priests, is mooting for reforms in the age-old method of offering penance.

Fr. Peter Paul Saldanha becomes the new Bishop of Mangalore

Pope Francis has appointed Fr. Peter Paul Saldanha, Professor at the Pontifical Urbanian University in Rome, the new Bishop of Mangalore. Fr. Peter Paul Saldanha will be replacing H.E. Most Rev. Aloysius Paul D’Souza.

Porta d’Oriente to welcome Pope Francis on July 7

Pope Francis at the Sunday Angelus, had announced his visit to Bari on July 7. The day will be spent in prayer and reflection, with the participation of leaders from the Catholic and Orthodox churches of Middle East.

Women Commission of KCBC visits Kandhamal survivors

As part of the national outreach program of Women Council of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India(CCBI), a group of Catholic women from Kerala visited Kandhamal in Odisha, during June 26-30.

Cardinal Alencherry alleged of cover-up; Church lands in yet another controversy

Cardinal Alencherry who had already been neck-deep in trouble over the land scam, has been dragged into the case, making the whole affair all the more hapless.

Pope appeals for Nicaragua and Syria at the Angelus

After the Angelus prayer on Sunday, Pope Francis addressed the pilgrims gathered at St. Peter's Square. To them he said:

Blood of the Lord, has brought to light the great saints and mystics of Christian history: Pope Francis

Pope Francis received in audience, on the eve of the month dedicated to the Precious Blood of Christ, the members of the spiritual family of the Most Precious Blood of Jesus.

Be afraid of the heart hardened by evil: Pope at Angelus

At the Angelus prayer on Sunday, Pope Francis addressed the faithful and pilgrims from over the world. To them, he said:

To share in Christ’s anointing means to share in his glory, his cross: Pope at mass

On the occasion of the feast of Sts. Peter and Paul, Pope Francis at the St. Petert's Square, celebrated Mass. During the Mass, Pope blessed the pallium, which is to be sent to the thirty new metropolitan archbishops, appointed last year by Pope Francis.

Bishop Sebastian Kallupura appointed as the Coadjutor Bishop of Patna

Pope Francis has appointed H.E. Most Rev. Sebastian Kallupura (64), the current Bishop of Buxar, Bihar as Coadjutor Bishop of the Archdiocese of Patna. The ecclesiastical provision was made public in Rome on Friday, 29th June, 2018, around 15:30 hours, IST.

Jesus is perennially alive as His Father is eternally alive: Pope at Angelus

On the Solemnity of Sts Peter and Paul, patrons of Rome, Pope Francis recited the Angelus for the faithful and pilgrims gathered at St. Peter's Square.

Archbishop Antony Pappusamy appointed as the Apostolic Administrator of Palayamkottai

The septagenarian bishop Paulraj, has served among the diocesans of Palayamkottai since 2000.

Pope Francis points up the positivities of "Swimming" as a sport

In the Clementine Hall of the Apostolic Palace, Pope Francis received in audience the members of the Italian Swimming Federation.

"In our journey towards Jerusalem, the Lord walks ahead of us": Pope to new cardinals

Today at the Vatican Basilica, Pope Francis held an Ordinary Public Consistory for the creation of 14 new cardinals, for the imposition of the biretta, the consignment of the ring and the assignment of the Title or Diaconate.

Pope Francis meets with the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople

Pope Francis today, received in audience the delegation of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, in Rome for the traditional visit on the occasion of the Solemnity of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul.

The sexagenarian yoga guru of the Fransiscan Clarists

The 67-year old Franciscan Clarist nun from Kerala, Sr. Infant Maria, has over thirty years, been practicing yoga, the ascetic discipline of ancient India.

Bandra Church observes the feasts of John the Baptist and St. Josemaria Escriva

Bishop Rodrigues of the Archdiocese of Bombay, on Sunday, celebrating mass at Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount, Bandra, on June 24, 2018, commemorating the feast day of St. Josemaria Escriva, founder of the Opus Dei.