Factional feud in Kerala over shrine
Sep 16, 2011
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 25, 2012
The Malankara Jacobite Syrian Church on Monday asked its bishop Kuriakose Mar Clemis to keep away from all duties and responsibilities as a bishop and formed an eight-member committee to inquire into the allegations that he has raised.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Friday September 16, 2011
One of the oldest churches in India, the Syrian Orthodox Church in central Kerala is in the grip of an intense feud. The fight between rival factions of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church is now spilling onto the streets. The bone of contention is the ancient church in Kolencherry, which both warring Orthodox and Jacobite factions claim as theirs...