The four nuns who were asked to vacate the convent by church authorities and return to the vocations they were previously assigned to, said they feared the fate of Father Kurialkose Kattuthara, who died under mysterious circumstances three months ago... read more
Five nuns of the Missionaries of Jesus fell from the grace of their superiors after they supported a fellow nun when she levelled rape charges against former bishop of Jalandhar Franco Mullakkal. Leader of the five nuns, Sister Anupama, speaks to HT. read more
In its notice, Franciscan Clarist Congregation accused Sister Lucy Kalapura belonging to its St Mary’s province, Mananthavady, of leading a life, which was against the “principles of religious life” and the rule of congregation. read more
The Immaculate Heart of Mary Cathedral is reflected in a puddle after a brief spell of rain in Kottayam, Kerala. The nuns talk of Catholic priests who pushed into their bedrooms and who pressured them to turn close friendships into sex. Across India, they talk about being groped and kissed, of hands pressed against them by men they were raised to believe were representatives of Jesus Christ.
A festive spirit marked Christmas celebrations across the world with thousands of people visiting churches and offering prayers with some last-minute shopping thrown in the mix. Seen here is a man dressed as Santa Claus holding a flare on a boat during Christmas Eve celebrations in Imperia, Italy.
If it’s Christmas in Kolkata, it must be at St Paul’s, India’s oldest Anglican cathedral, a space that blends beauty, tradition and faith. The cornerstone for St Paul’s was laid in 1839 – in 2019, it will be 180 years since work on the cathedral beg... read more
Chase Bishop, 30, pleaded guilty to third-degree assault in Denver District Court for shooting Thomas Reddington in the leg at the Mile High Spirits and Distillery, prosecutors said in a statement. read more
The four students, Aryan Chaubal, Zyfn Kothavala, Neel Acharya and Sanjana Basavraj, were part of a team (27 member group of students of age group 10-16) from Victorious Kidss Educares, St Mary’s School and the Bishops School read more
The letter from the Catholic Church order’s mother superior general on Wednesday came a week after the police suggested certain measures to tighten security at the convent in Kuravilangad (Kottayam) where the victim and others were staying. read more