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Catholic Church comes out against govt decision to reopen liquor outlets
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Catholic Church comes out against govt decision to reopen liqu...

The decision of the CPI(M) led LDF government in Kerala to reopen closed liquor outlets, including beer and wine parlours along the state and national highways, came in for severe criticism today from the Catholic Church, which has dubbed it as 'anti ... Business Standard, 1 day ago

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Experts welcome euthanasia verdict; Catholic Church criticises

Health experts and the legal fraternity on Friday welcomed the Supreme Court verdict upholding passive euthanasia as "long overdue" but it drew criticism from the catholic church which said the measure could be misused. In its landmark judgement, the apex court permitted an individual to draft a 'living will', which is also called an advanced directive, specifying that they not be put on life support if they slip into an incurable coma in the future.   The verdict, which also put in place ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago SC verdict on euthanasia could be misused, says KCBC  Business Standard1 week ago

Church land sale: Kerala HC orders probe against Cardinal

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday ordered a police probe against the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church Cardinal and others for allegedly effecting a land deal that caused a loss of crores of rupees to the Church here.Besides Cardinal Mar George Alencherry, the ...
 Prokerala1 week ago Church land row: HC orders FIR on petition against Cardinal, three others  Deccan Herald1 week ago

X'mas bells in Valley church after 50 yrs

History will be created on Monday when the sacred bell at the British-era Holy Family Catholic Church in Srinagar will ring after 50 years, on the occasion of Christmas. The 105 kg bell, the largest of its kind in Jammu and Kashmir, was installed in the ...
 DNA2 months ago Sacred Jerusalem church shut after dispute with Israeli authorities  Business Standard2 weeks ago Christian holy site in Jerusalem to reopen today after protest: churches  Business Standard2 weeks ago Jerusalem tensions cast shadow over Holy Land Christmas  Business Standard2 months ago
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Former church assistant held for killing Catholic priest

A former church assistant who went absconding after allegedly killing a 52-year-old Catholic priest near here was arrested today, the police said.The accused, Johnny Vattekkadan (56), was nabbed from a forest in Malayattoor following a massive manhunt, they ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago Church sexton who killed Kerala priest nabbed  Prokerala2 weeks ago Kerala Catholic priest stabbed to death by church sexton  Prokerala2 weeks ago Senior Catholic priest stabbed to death in Kerala  Rediff.com2 weeks ago

S Korea Catholic church apologises over sex abuse accusation

South Korea's Catholic church today apologised to a woman who accused a priest of sexual abuse and attempted rape during a trip to a mission in South Sudan.Kim Min-Kyung took the rare step of appearing on television news last week to accuse the priest of ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago Cardinal at centre of US sex abuse scandal dies  Business Standard2 months ago Cardinal Bernard Law, symbol of Church's sexual abuse crisis, dies  Reuters2 months ago
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KCBC to help resolve crisis in Syro-Malabar Church

Kerala Catholic Bishops Council stepped in to help resolve the crisis in Syro-Malabar Church after a group of priests came out openly against its head Cardinal George Alencherry over alleged irregularities in a land deal involving him. Cardinal Baselios ...
 Asia Net India1 week ago Syro-malabar land deal: Believers extend support to Cardinal Alencherry  Mathrubhumi4 days ago KCBC to intervene to resolve Syro-Malabar land row  Mathrubhumi1 week ago Strange to know law of land doesn't apply to Cardinal: Kerala HC  Prokerala2 weeks ago
Business Standard

Goa Church asks Catholics to pray for Parrikar's health

Goa's Roman Catholic Church has asked its followers to fervently pray for the good health of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, hospitalised at Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital since February 15 for pancreas-related ailment.In a statement here, Goa's Archbishop Filip ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago A Vatican-China deal is imminent. Why Chinese catholics should be afraid  Business Standard4 weeks ago

Arson attacks ahead of pope's indigenous Chile visit: police

Unknown attackers used incendiary devices to set fire to Catholic churches and three helicopters belonging to forestry companies, ahead of Pope Francis's visit to the indigenous Mapuche homeland of Araucania in Chile, police said today.The dawn attacks and an ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Chile government guarantees Pope's safety despite church attacks  Reuters2 months ago 3 Chile churches firebombed, president calls for 'respect'  Business Standard2 months ago Key cardinal rebukes pope over abuse comment in rare move  Reuters1 month ago

Bishops conference cautions against right-wing wave

Catholic churches are working for the development of the poor and have good relations with them, said Myanmar Bishop Cardinal Charles Maung Bo SDB. Speaking at the conference of Catholic bishops here, he said India is facing a challenge from the rightwing ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
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