In Memories of Two Cardinals in Asia

Cardinal Cheong
Cardinal Sim

The Church in Asia lost two cardinals in less than two months this year.

Cardinal Cornelius Sim, a new cardinal in Asia and the first of Brunei, died on May 29. He was 69.

Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, 89, former archbishop of Seoul and president of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Korea, passed away on April 27.

More about the lives of Cardinal Sim and Cardinal Cheong
and the Churches in Brunei and South Korea, of which their missions were dedicated to.

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Catholic Social Welfare

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Social Communications

  • Media Center :
    Father Arthur Arakal
    Address: CIPT Press
    Catholic Centre
    Kochi-682 005,
    Kerala, India
    Phone: +91 484 2232211
    Mobile: 9947453368
    Email: [email protected]

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Major Archdiocesan Commissions and Organizations

  • Family Apostolate --Director:
    Father Tomy Chambakattu

Major Diocesan Commissions and Organizations

  • Basic Christian Community:
    Father Tomy Chambakatt
  • Bible Apostolate--Promoter:
    Father Antony Kuzhiveli
  • Catechetical Apostolate-- Director:
    Father Sebastian Eriyangalath
  • Kerala Latin Catholic Association--Director:
    Father Chakalakal
  • Liturgical Commissions :
    Father Joppy Koottumkal
  • Social Work:
    Father Johnson Chirammel
  • Vocations:
    Father Martin Mattammal

Other Church Organizations and Associations

  • Charismatic Prayer Groups--Director:
    Father Antony Kochukariyil
  • Cherupuzhpa Mission League--Director:
    Father Mathew Puthiyath
  • Jesus Youth--Director:
    Father Dominic Aluvaparambil
  • Kerala Catholic Students League--Director:
    Father David Nanattu
  • Kerala Catholic Youth Movement--Director:
    Father Antony Kuzhiveli
  • Kolping India:
    Father Rexon Chullikal
  • Legion of Mary--Director:
    Father Martin Mattammal
  • Little Way Association--Director:
    Father Augustine Palayil
  • Marian Sodality Federation--Director:
    Father Mark Antony Puthenparambil
  • Secular Franciscan Order--Special Assistant:
    Father Easo Yohannan
  • St. Vincent De Paul Society-- President:
    K.M. Augustine

Social Communications

  • Media Center--:
    Light of Cochin
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