Bishop Devadass Ambrose Appointed as the Apostolic Administrator of Tiruchirapallli

Bishop Devadass Ambrose Appointed as the Apostolic Administrator of Tiruchirapallli
News on 14 Jul , 2018
Bangalore 14 July, 2018 (CCBI): His Holiness, Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of His Excellency Most Rev Antony Devotta (75) Bishop of Tiruchirapalll from the Pastoral care and has appointed His Excellency Most Rev. Devdass Ambrose Mariadoss (70), Bishop of Thanjavur as Apostolic Administrator Sede Vacante of Tiruchirapalli. This ecclesiastical provision was made public in Rome on Saturd...
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Fr. Peter Paul Saldanha Appointed as the New Bishop of Mangalore

Fr. Peter Paul Saldanha Appointed as the New Bishop of Mangalore
News on 3 Jul , 2018
Bangalore 3 July, 2018 (CCBI): His Holiness Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of His Excellency Most Rev. Aloysius Paul D’Souza from the pastoral care of the Diocese of Mangalore, according to Canon Law 401 § 1, and has appointed Rev. Fr. Peter Paul Saldanha (54), of the clergy of Mangalore, until now Professor at the Pontifical Urbanian University in Rome, as the new Bishop of Mangalore. ...
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Bp. Sebastian Kallupura Appointed as the Coadjutor Bishop of Patna

Bp. Sebastian Kallupura Appointed as the Coadjutor Bishop of Patna
News on 29 Jun , 2018
Bangalore 29 June, 2018 (CCBI): His Holiness, Pope Francis has appointed His Excellency Most Rev. Sebastian Kallupura (64), until now Bishop of Buxar, Bihar as Coadjutor Bishop of the Archdiocese of Patna. This ecclesiastical provision was made public in Rome on Friday, 29th June, 2018, at noon local time, corresponding to 15:30 hours, Indian Standard Time. His Excellency Most. Rev. Sebastian K...
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Abp. Pappusamy Appointed as the Apostolic Administrator of Palayamkottai

Abp. Pappusamy Appointed as the Apostolic Administrator of Palayamkottai
News on 29 Jun , 2018
Bangalore 29 June, 2018 (CCBI): His Holiness, Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of His Excellency Most Rev. Arochiasamy Jude Gerald Paulraj (75) as Bishop of Palayamkottai, Tamil Nadu and has appointed His Grace Most Rev. Antony Pappusamy (68) the Archbishop of Madurai as Apostolic Administrator sede vacante et ad nutum Sanctae Sedis of the Diocese of Palayamkottai. This ecclesiastical pro...
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Bp. Felix Toppo Appointed as the Archbishop of Ranchi

Bp. Felix Toppo Appointed as the Archbishop of Ranchi
News on 24 Jun , 2018
Bangalore 24 June, 2018 (CCBI): His Holiness Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of His Eminence Cardinal Telesphore Placidus Toppo (78) from the pastoral care of the Archdiocese of Ranchi, Jharkhand, according to Canon Law 401 § 1, and has appointed His Excellency Most Rev. Felix Toppo (70), SJ, until now Bishop of Jamshedpur, as the new Archbishop of Ranchi. This ecclesiastical provision w...
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