Syro-Malabar Church Erected Two Dioceses of Shamshabad and Hosur

Syro-Malabar Church Erected Two Dioceses of Shamshabad and Hosur
News on 10 Oct , 2017
Bangalore 10 October 2017 (CCBI) His Holiness Pope Francis has erected the Syro-Malabar Eparchies (dioceses) of Shamshabad (Hyderabad, Telangana) and Hosur (Tamilnadu), and has appointed as its first Bishops, respectively, His Excellency Most. Rev. Raphael Thattil, till now Auxiliary Bishop of Trichur and Fr. Sebastian (Jobby) Pozholiparampil, of the clergy of Irinjalakuda diocese. At the same...
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Bishop Emeritus Patrick Nair of Meerut Passed Away

Bishop Emeritus Patrick Nair of Meerut Passed Away
News on 7 Oct , 2017
Bangalore 7 October 2017 (CCBI): Bishop Emeritus Patrick Nair (85) of Meerut returned to the Heavenly Father on Saturday 7 October 2017 at7.59 pm He was admitted to Max Hospital Dehra Dun on 11th September 2017 and later shifted to Mayath Indris Medical College Hospital, Dehra Dun where he passed away. Bishop Patrick Nair was born on 15th August 1932 and had his schooling in the prestigious sch...
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Fr Joseph Pamplany New Auxiliary Bishop of Tellicherry Archdiocese

Fr Joseph Pamplany New Auxiliary Bishop of Tellicherry Archdiocese
News on 1 Sep , 2017
Bangalore 1 September 2017 (CCBI): The Synod of the Syro-Malabar Major Archiepiscopal Church, gathered at Mount St. Thomas, Kerala, having received prior Papal Assent according to CCEO can. 184, canonically elected to the office of Auxiliary Bishop of the Archeparchy of Tellicherry, Rev. Fr. Joseph Pamplany, till now Secretary of the Doctrinal Commission of the Syro-Malabar Church. The Auxiliary B...
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Fr. Sebastian Vaniyapurackal New Curia Bishop of Syro-Malabar

Fr. Sebastian Vaniyapurackal New Curia Bishop of Syro-Malabar
News on 1 Sep , 2017
Bangalore 1 September 2017 (CCBI): The Synod of the Syro-Malabar Major Archiepiscopal Church, gathered at Mount St. Thomas, Kerala, having received prior Papal Assent according to CCEO can. 184, canonically elected to the office of Curia Bishop Rev. Fr. Sebastian Vaniyapurackal, of the clergy of Kanjirapally, till now Vice Chancellor of the Major Archiepiscopal Curia. The Curia Bishop-Elect has be...
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Fr. Tony Neelankavil New Auxiliary Bishop of Trichur Archdiocese

Fr. Tony Neelankavil New Auxiliary Bishop of Trichur Archdiocese
News on 1 Sep , 2017
Bangalore 1 September 2017 (CCBI): The Synod of the Syro-Malabar Major Archiepiscopal Church, gathered at Mount St. Thomas, Kerala, having received prior Papal Assent according to CCEO can. 184, canonically elected to the office of Auxiliary Bishop of the Archeparchy of Trichur, Rev. Fr. Tony Neelankavil, till now Rector of Marymatha Major Seminary, Trichur. The Auxiliary Bishop-Elect has been ass...
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