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Bangalore 14 March, 2019 (CCBI): Fr. Gilbert Aranha (55) the Executive Secretary to the CCBI Commission for Ecumenism is appointed as the Executive Secretary to the Office of Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs (OEIA) of Federation of Asian Bishops Conferences (FABC). Fr Gilbert is a priestRead More →

Bangalore 2 March, 2019: Fr. Michael Ani (65) was elected as the President of the Conference of Diocesan Priests of India (CDPI). The election was held during seventieth national meeting of the CDPI held at Gianodaya, Pastoral Centre, Jalandhar, from 26 February to 1 March,Read More →

XXXI PLENARY ASSEMBLY THEME: ‘THE JOY OF THE GOSPEL’ January 7 – 14, 2019 Joe Animation Centre, Chingleput, Tamil Nadu A MESSAGE Introduction We, 133 bishops of the Conference of Catholic Bishops of India (CCBI), assembled at the Joe Animation Centre, Chingleput, Tamil Nadu, fromRead More →

Bangalore 17 January, 2019 (CCBI): His Holiness Pope Francis has appointed Fr. Stephen Antony Pillai (67), of the clergy of Vellore, Tamilnadu, until now Director of the Diocesan Retreat Centre and Professor at St. Paul’s Seminary, Tiruchirapalli, as the new Bishop of Tuticorin, Tamilnadu. PopeRead More →