Articles on this issue "Syro-Catholic"
The Iraqi Catholic archbishop of Mosul was kidnapped in what a Vatican spokesman called an "act of terrorism." Archbishop Basile Georges Casmoussa, 66, of the Syrian Catholic Church was taken …read more
The Holy See confirmed that the Synod of Syro-Malabar Bishops now has wide leeway in selecting bishops and establishing and suppressing eparchies, or dioceses, in its territory. The Holy See …read more
The Delhi Archdiocese of the Latin rite has instituted new parishes for Eastern-rite Catholics in its territory, in response to their request for greater autonomy. A decree published May 14 …read more
Here is the address John Paul II delivered to the bishops of the Syro-Malankara Church of India at the conclusion of their "ad Limina Apostolorum" visit. *** Your Grace, Dear Brother Bishops, …read more
Here is the address John Paul II delivered to the bishops of the Syro-Malabar Church of India at the conclusion of their "ad Limina Apostolorum" visit. * * * Your Eminence, Venerable Major …read more
The president of the Catholic Bishops Conference of India said the rise of religious fundamentalism is among the challenges he faces in his post. Archbishop Cyril Mar Baselios of Trivandrum …read more
Avvenire).- Syrian-Catholic Archbishop Athanase Matti Shaba Matoka of Baghdad remembers when war hit Iraq. "It was a terrible day," the archbishop recalled, in a trembling voice. "People were …read more