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Church of South India Moderator, Bishop Thomas K Oommen, recovering after a stroke

The Moderator of the united Church of South India (CSI), Bishop Thomas K Oommen, is recovering at home after treatment for a stroke.

11 February 2019

Archbishop of Canterbury meets Jordan’s King Abdullah during Primates’ Meeting in Amman

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has met King Abdullah II of Jordan while attending a Regional Primates’ meeting in Amman.

07 February 2019

New Anglican Communion bishops receive induction in Canterbury, Lambeth and the ACO

Archbishop Justin Welby will today welcome 29 new Anglican bishops from around the world to his official residence Lambeth Palace.

07 February 2019

First couple to marry under Church of South India’s “Green Wedding” protocol

Anjay and Nisha planted saplings as part of the CSI’s new “Green Wedding” protocol when they married at St Thomas’ Church in Punnackadu.

15 January 2019

Former Singapore bishop appointed Commissary Bishop of The Horn of Africa

The Bishop of Egypt, Mouneer Anis, has appointed a new bishop and an archdeacon to serve the diocese’s Horn of Africa episcopal area.

27 November 2018

The Church of South India Responds to Flooding in Kerala

The Church of South India continues to respond to flooding in the Kerala region of India with relief centres and social media mobilisation. 

20 August 2018

Church of South India appeals for help as flood waters “wreak havoc” in Kerala

At least 39 people are now known to have died as unprecedented torrential rains causes severe flooding in parts of Kerala, south India.

14 August 2018

Regional conference equips Christians for mission and evangelism in South India

One hundred delegates from six South India dioceses in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh have attended a regional mission conference.

10 July 2018

Church of South India looks to establish “child-friendly churches” in Karnataka North

Sunday school teachers and Christian educators from the Diocese of Karnataka North have received training to develop child-friendly churches.

11 June 2018

Bishop’s fear of “a government that has become a nightmare to the poor and the minorities”

The Moderator of the united Church of South India has accused the Indian government of being “a danger to the very fabric” of the country.

10 April 2018