Church of South India


Fraud complaint leveled against Tamil Nadu bishop

Former employee charges Bishop in Tirunelveli and others with defrauding a diocesan college of $182,000


Former CSI moderator arrested for fraud

Govada Dyvasirvadam, Bishop in Krishna-Godavari, arrested today by officers of the Mangalagiri C.I.D. police


Slander suit filed by Believers Church against the CSI

Indian churches at odds over apostolic succession of Archbishop KP Yohannan


First bishop for India's newest diocese

Dr Oommen George consecrated as Bishop in Kollam-Kottarakara


Pentecostal poaching behind Indian ecumenical crack up

The CSI has withdrawn from the Kerala Council of Churches after the Believers Church was admitted to the ranks of the ecumenical Protestant organization.


Bishop in Thoothukudi- Nazareth consecrated for South India

Samuel Devasahayam Ebenezer Clement has been consecrated as the new bishop of the Thoothukudi- Nazareth Diocese


Indian bishop ordered to appear before court to answer fraud allegations

Police in the city of Tiruppur in Southern India’s Tamil Nadu state have registered a fraud case against the Bishop in Coimbatore.



Reformer elected Moderator of the CSI

The Bishop in Madhya Kerala Diocese, the Rt. Rev . Thomas K. Oommen has been elected Moderator and Primate of the Church of South India.


Court orders Indian church trustees be removed for fraud

National Company Law Tribunal finds a prima facie case of systemic fraud and misconduct exists in the management of the Church of South India's properties


Madras High Court strikes petition seeking removal of CSI moderator

Court lets stand amendments to the Church of South India's constitution extending the tenure of current officeholders by one year


Church of South India facing a constitutional crisis

Dr. R. Jayakaran Isaac offers the case against the bishops of the CSI, accusing them of usurping authority not granted them by the Indian church's constitution.


Four year wait for bishop ends for Central Indian diocese

After a four year vacancy the Church of South India has appointed a Bishop in Medak.