Catholic Bishops

Catholic bishops ask Trump for humane immigration policies

The nation's Roman Catholic bishops have urged President-elect Donald Trump to adopt humane policies toward immigrants and refugees, as church leaders begin navigating what will likely be a complex relationship with the new administration.

Nov 15, 2016, 04:13 AM IST
Catholic bishops send consensus report to Pope as synod ends

Catholic bishops send consensus report to Pope as synod ends

Catholic bishops on Friday wrapped up a divisive synod on the family by submitting a 'consensual' report to Pope Francis.

Oct 25, 2015, 01:10 AM IST

'Shameful attacks on Christians in India sends the world wrong message'

What stops a Prime Minister like Narendra Modi, who has a strong mandate, to put a full stop on attacks on Christians in India, ask community leaders in the country, adding that it sends a wrong message to the world about India.

Mar 19, 2015, 09:20 AM IST

Sri Lanka prepares for Pope's visit

Sri Lanka`s new Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe has entrusted his United National Party (UNP) senior parliamentarian John Amaratunga with the task of organizing the visit of Pope Francis to the island-nation from January 13 to 15.

Jan 10, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

Under fire from bishops, Pope shirts pulled from Philippine stores

The Philippines`s largest broadcaster pulled souvenir T-shirts for an upcoming papal visit from its stores Monday, after coming under fire from Catholic bishops irked by the words "no religion" emb

Dec 29, 2014, 15:45 PM IST

KCBC asks faithful not to vote for atheists

Kerala Catholic Bishops` Council on Sunday directed the faithful not to vote for atheists and promoters of communalism in the April 10 polls to the Lok Sabha from Kerala.

Mar 09, 2014, 16:23 PM IST

Catholic Bishops` meet calls for inter-faith dialogue

The Catholic church in India today called for strengthening inter-faith and inter-church dialogues and emphasised the need to ensure that all sections of the society benefited from its ministry.

Feb 05, 2014, 20:07 PM IST