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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Mar Jacob Manathodath Appointed as the Apostolic Administrator of Ernakulam-Angamaly Syro Malabar Archdiocese

Mar Jacob Manathodath Appointed as the Apostolic Administrator of Ernakulam-Angamaly Syro Malabar Archdiocese
News on 22 Jun , 2018
Bangalore 22 June, 2018 (CCBI): Holy Father Pope Francis has appointed His Excellency Most. Rev. Jacob Manathodath (71), Bishop of Palghat, as Apostolic Administrator sede plena of the Archeparchy of Ernakulam-Angamaly. This ecclesiastical provision was made public in Rome on Friday. 22 June, 2018, at noon local time, corresponding 15.30 hours, Indian Standard Time. Normally, the Pope appoints ...
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Fr. Fulgence Aloysius Tigga Appointed as New Bishop of Raiganj

Fr. Fulgence Aloysius Tigga Appointed as New Bishop of Raiganj
News on 8 Jun , 2018
Bangalore 8 June, 2018 (CCBI): His Holiness Pope Francis has appointed Fr. Fulgence Aloysius Tigga (52), as new Bishop of Raiganj. This ecclesiastical provision was made public in Rome on Friday, 8 June, 2018, at noon local time, corresponding to 15:30 hours, Indian Standard Time. Rev. Fr. Fulgence Aloysius Tigga was born on 3 March, 1965 at Katkathi village in the Diocese of Gumla. He attended...
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Fr. Dennis Panipitchai Appointed as Auxiliary Bishop of Miao

Fr. Dennis Panipitchai Appointed as Auxiliary Bishop of Miao
News on 8 Jun , 2018
Bangalore 8 June, 2018 (CCBI) His Holiness Pope Francis has appointed Rev. Fr. Dennis Panipitchai (60), SDB, as Auxiliary Bishop of Miao. This ecclesiastical provision was made public in Rome on Friday, 8th June, 2018, at noon local time, corresponding to 15:30 hours, Indian Standard Time. Rev. Fr. Dennis Panipitchai, SDB, was born in Colachel, in the Diocese of Kottar (Tamil Nadu), on 27 July,...
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Most Rev. Abraham Viruthakulangara, Archbishop of Nagpur passed away

Most Rev. Abraham Viruthakulangara, Archbishop of Nagpur passed away
News on 19 Apr , 2018
Bangalore 19 April 2018 (CCBI): Most Rev. Abraham Viruthakulangara, Archbishop of Nagpur passed away on 19 April, 2018 in the very early hours of the morning at the CBCI Centre, New Delhi. Archbishop Abraham Viruthakulangara was born on June 05, 1943 in Kerala. He did his early schooling in his native place, he left for Indore in north India in 1960 to become a Priest. He did his early college stu...
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