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Two more Saints from God's Own Country Canonized by Pope

Two more Saints from God's Own Country Canonized by Pope

by Thomas Kurian-Trivandrum Trivandrum-Kerala: Kerala Christians rejoice as Father Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Sister Euphrasia from God's own Country-Kerala, were among six conferred Sainthood by Pope Francis on 23 November 2014 at a special ... Mangalorean, 2 months ago
Sainthood for Kerala reformer and nun The Freepress Journal, 2 months ago

At a Tender Age, Anju Sets an Example for Peers

KOCHI: While students of her age are waiting to enjoy the summer vacation with friends and family members, Anju Alphonsa Mathew is saving her pocket money for her trip to Mother Teresa's Home for the Dying in Calcutta. Anju, a fourth-year student ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago

Loved by the Public

One night, in 2007, film director Boban Samuel went to the terrace of his house in Thiruvananthapuram. He was accompanied by his wife, Reshmi, and their two small boys. He was feeling low. His career was going nowhere. Boban looked up at the sky and ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Miami Herald

Nuns provide free hospice care to cancer patients

It is called Sacred Heart Home, and its work is just that: sacred. For 84 years, a group of nuns has been caring for poor people dying from cancer in their gleaming home on the edge of Hunting Park. They do it free of charge. The Dominican ...
 Miami Herald3 weeks ago In Hunting Park, nuns provide free hospice care to cancer patients  Insurance News Net3 weeks ago
The Freepress Journal

Kissing in public: Kerala Triggers A Debate For Change

12:05 am Shwetha E. George says when pissing is allowed in public, why not kissing? In this country you can piss in public but not kiss in public. Right? Well, earlier in November, a group of college-goers in Kochi, Kerala, thought why ever not? So ...
 The Freepress Journal1 month ago Provocative. Daring. Awesome. Young Kerala triggers a debate for change  Kashmir Times1 month ago

Social reforms to miracle: Why Kerala's Father Chavara, Mother Euphrasia were canonised saints

With the canonisation of Mar Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Marth Euphrasia Eluvathingal in Vatican on Sunday, Kerala now has three saints that Catholics all over the world can worship and pray to. The first saint from the state was Sister Alphonsa, ...
 Firstpost.com2 months ago Kerala's two new Christian saints: Father Chavara and Mother Euphrasia  Firstpost.com2 months ago Miracles to social reforms: Why Kerala's Father Chavara, Mother Euphrasia were canonised saints  Firstpost.com2 months ago

Are we entering the age of Asian saints?

New Delhi: It is widely believed and accepted — although there is a lack of incontrovertible evidence — that Christianity was brought to India by two of Jesus's apostles, Thomas and Bartholomew. Thus, Christianity can be said to have existed ...
 UCAN India2 months ago

All eyes on Vatican for canonisation

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Fr. Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Sr. Euphrasia Eluvanthinkal Special mass by Pope Francis at St. Peter's Square today The Vatican will be the central point of attraction for the Christian community, ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Syrian Christians await Fr Chavara canonization

MUMBAI: A little church run by Syrian Christians in Kandivli has not seen so much excitement since inception 30 years ago. Its Malayalee parishioners are keenly awaiting Sunday's canonization of its patron, Blessed Kuriakose Elias Chavara, in Rome. ...
 Times of India2 months ago

Large contingent to attend Indian canonisations

At least 4,000 Indians are expected at the Vatican this weekend to see Pope Francis officially declare two Indians — a mystic nun and a social reformer priest — saints, reports Ucanews. Blessed Father Chavara Elias Kuriakose ...
 CathNews2 months ago Thousands to attend Indian canonizations at Vatican  UCAN India2 months ago
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