Church of South India

 

Indian police investigate clergy in church land fraud affair

The Moderator of the Church of South India has been named a subject of interest by police in connection with an alleged fraud scheme

 

Plea from church leaders to curtail Hindu extremists

The Moderator of the Church of South India has called upon Prime Minister Narendra Modi to speak out against the campaign by Hindu extremists to convert by force Christians to their faith.

 

Indian bishop warns of ecological disaster if rivers diverted

Plans to link three Indian rivers could see a disaster akin to the destruction of the Aral Sea, Bishop Thomas Oommen warns

 

Bishops denounce govt U-turn over prohibition

The deputy moderator of the Church of South India, the Rt. Rev. Thomas K. Oommen has denounced the Kerala State government’s U-turn on prohibition.

 

Church fights call to make the Bhagavad Gita India's "national book"

Bills put forward by allies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to strengthen anti-conversion laws and to make the Bhagavad Gita the national book of India worry Christian leaders.

 

Indian bishop arrested on fraud charges

The former Bishop in Madras of the Church of South India

 

Church support for Indian alcohol ban

The Deputy Moderator of the Church of South India has backed the plan to ban the sale of alcohol in South India

 

Prohibition threat for South India

The Congress Party government of Kerala state has announced that it will outlaw the sale of alcohol

 

Sri Lanka pleads for help

The Bishop in Jaffna, the Rt. Rev. Daniel S. Thiagarajah has called upon the Indian government to come to the aid of Tamils left destitute by the civil war in Sri Lanka.