Bishop Peter Machado appointed as the Archbishop of Bangalore

Bishop Peter Machado appointed as the Archbishop of Bangalore
News on 19 Mar , 2018
Bangalore 19 March, 2018 (CCBI): His Holiness Pope Francis has appointed Most Rev. Peter Machado, Bishop of Belgaum as the Archbishop of Bangalore. This ecclesiastical provision was made public in Rome on Monday, 19th March, 2018, at noon local time, corresponding to 16:30 hours, Indian Standard Time. His Grace Most Rev. Bernard Moras will remain as Apostolic Administrator of the Archdiocese un...
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Most Rev. Kagithapu Mariadas M.S.F.S. Archbishop Emeritus of Visakhapatnam Passed Away

Most Rev. Kagithapu Mariadas M.S.F.S. Archbishop Emeritus of Visakhapatnam Passed Away
News on 26 Feb , 2018
Bangalore 26 February, 2018 (CCBI): Most Rev. Kagithapu Mariadas (81) Archbishop Emeritus of Visakhapatnam passed away on Monday 26 February, 2018 at 2.30pm at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Visakhapatnam. The funeral will be held on Wednesday, 28 February, 2018, at 10am, at St. Peter’s Cathedral, Gnanapuram Visakhapatnam. For last five years he was staying at Jubilee Home. He was ill for last two months ...
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Fr. Athanasius Rethna Swamy New Bishop of Ahmedabad

Fr. Athanasius Rethna Swamy New Bishop of Ahmedabad
News on 29 Jan , 2018
Bangalore 29 January, 2018 (CCBI) His Holiness Pope Francis on Monday, 29 January, 2018 appointed Rev. Fr. Athanasius Rethna Swamy S. (57), of the clergy of Ahmedabad, as the new Bishop of Ahmedabad. He was born on 10th February, 1961, at Parampukkarai in the Diocese of Kottar, Tamilnadu. After his primary school, he joined the “Mission Home” at Nagercoil. In 1977, he entered the Minor Seminary in...
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Most Rev. Maxwell Valentine Noronha Bishop Emeritus of Calicut Passed Away

Most Rev. Maxwell Valentine Noronha Bishop Emeritus of Calicut Passed Away
News on 28 Jan , 2018
Bangalore 28 January, 2018 (CCBI): His Excellency Most Rev. Dr Maxwell Valentine Noronha (92) Bishop Emeritus of Calicut Diocese, Kerala is called to eternal rest on Sunday, 28 January, 2018 at 11:20pm at Nirmala Hospital, Marikunnu, Calicut, Kerala. Funeral will be held at 3:30pm on Tuesday, 30 January, 2018 at Mother of God Cathedral, Calicut. He was born on 14 February 1926 in the Noronha Fa...
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Most Rev. Geevarghese Mar Divannasios, Bishop Emeritus of Puthoor Passed Away

Most Rev. Geevarghese Mar Divannasios, Bishop Emeritus of Puthoor Passed Away
News on 16 Jan , 2018
Bangalore 16 January, 2018 (CCBI): His Excellency Most Rev. Geevarghese Mar Divannasios Ottathengil (67) Bishop Emeritus of Puthoor Diocese of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church is called to eternal rest on Tuesday, 16 January, 2018 at 2.30pm at Pushpagiri Medical College Hospital, Thiruvalla, Kerala. Funeral will be held at 2pm on Thursday, 18 January, 2018 St. John's Cathedral, Thiruvalla, Keral...
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