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‘Spirituality Is Key To Good Marital Relationship’

  Share By SAR NEWS The Clive and Kathy couple are on a mission — a worldwide mission of healing broken marriages and mending irreconcilable hearts. In an online interview with Adolf Washington, they share their experiences about their interactions with married people of all hues, the problems rocking relationships, and the role of religion in marital union [...]
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Political Parties Field Christians In Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls

Share By SAR NEWS NAGERCOIL, Tamil Nadu (SAR NEWS) – Various political parties have fielded Christians in the Tamil Nadu State Assembly elections in Kanyakumari district. Kanyakumari has about 46 percent of Christians, including the Roman Catholic Christians, the Church of South India, the Salvation Army, the Lutherans, the Pentecostal Mission, the Syro-Malabar, the Syro-Malankara, the Syrian Orthodox [...]
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Indian Salesian Appointed President In Jerusalem Theologate

Share By C.M. PAUL, SAR NEWS JERUSALEM (SAR NEWS) – The Salesian Pontifical University (UPS) Registrar, Father Jarek Rochowiak, presented Father Biju Michael Pulianmackal of Guwahati Province, with the decree by which the UPS Grand Chancellor, Father Pascual Chávez, appointing him President-Principal of the Salesian Theological Study Centre in Jerusalem, April 1. The assignment for the three-year period [...]
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New Archbishop Takes Over Cuttack-Bhubaneswar Comprising Kandhamal

Share By SAR NEWS CUTTACK, Orissa (SAR NEWS) – Rev. John Barwa was installed as the new Archbishop of Cuttack-Bhubaneswar in the presence of 21 bishops led by Apostolic Nuncio Archbishop Salvatore Pennacchio, Cardinal Oswald Gracias, president of the Catholic Bishops Conference of India (CBCI), and Cardinal Telesphore Toppo, president of the Council of Catholic Bishops of [...]
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Ex-CM Promises Assistance To Holy Land Pilgrims If Voted To Power

Share By SAR NEWS NAGERCOIL, Tamil Nadu (SAR NEWS) – Assistance will be given to Christians for a pilgrimage to the Holy Land as is being given to Muslims, said J. Jayalalitha, AIADMK general secretary, while canvassing for the party candidates in Kanyakumari, for the ensuing Tamil Nadu Assembly election, April 2. She said proper steps would be [...]
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CBCI Mourns Death Of Varkey Cardinal Vithayathil

Share BY SAR NEWS NEW DELHI (SAR NEWS) — The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India (CBCI) has expressed its deep grief over the sudden demise of Varkey Cardinal Vithayathil, the Major Archbishop of Syro-Malabar Catholic Church, the Major Archbishop of Ernakulam-Angamaly Archdiocese in Kerala and former President of CBCI, April 1. Expressing the sentiments of this great loss, [...]
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Goa Church Backs English As Medium Of Instruction, Opponents Threaten Protest

Share By SAR NEWS PANAJI, Goa (SAR NEWS) — Catholic schools and colleges in the tiny western Indian state of Goa have strongly backed English as a medium of instruction. In an official statement issued here, March 30, the Archdiocesan Board of Education (ABE), stated that English should also be permitted as the medium of instruction, besides Konkani, [...]
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Web Site Of ‘Don Bosco With Us’

Share By C.M. Paul, SAR NEWS ROME (SAR NEWS) – Set up in 2010, the official web site of the “Don Bosco Relics Pilgrimage India” has a host of information on: The Relic, Don Bosco, Maps and Schedules, News, Photo Gallery, Face Book and Twitter links, as well as Press and Media [...]
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Archbishop Moras Enhances Spirit Of Ecumenism; Greets Syrian Church’s Supreme Head in Bangalore

Share By SAR NEWS BANGALORE, Karnataka (SAR NEWS) – Even as memories are fresh in the minds of Christians in Karnataka over the massive public meeting of Catholics, CSI Christians, Methodists and several other denominations, February 21 in Bangalore, Archbishop Bernard Moras enhanced the growing ecumenical spirit in the State by [...]
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Dimapur Principal Coordinates First On-Line MPh Programme In Philosophy

Share By C.M. Paul, SAR NEWS ROME (SAR NEWS) — Former Salesian College Dimapur Principal, Dr Jose Kuruvachira, is coordinator of the newly launched on-line degree programme in Philosophy from the Philosophy Faculty at the Pontifical Salesian University (UPS) Rome. This first ever one year on-line Master of Philosophy programme in collaboration [...]
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