Blessed Christmas and Peaceful New year to all GCIC friends

To all GCIC friends,
May the dedication of Mary, who gave birth to Jesus
the acceptance of Joseph who built the Holy family,
the readiness of the shepherds to share the good news of great joy, the perseverance of kings from the east by taking the alternative route to save the saviour and the Joy and the Hope of Jesus who was born in the manger be with you and your family during this season .Blessed Christmas


India- Federal Government issues advisory regarding threat from Hinditva organisations during Christmas season against Christians

Indian Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said an advisory has been issued to all states to ensure law and order during Christmas in the wake of fringe elements recently threatening some Christian community members against celebrating the festival.


Church attacked at Kuttamala, Thiruvananthapuram

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Some anti-social elements on Monday attacked the church at Kuttamala following allegations of religion conversion. This comes soon after the attack on a priest from Amboori for the same reason.

Damages were caused to HMS church that comes under CSI church.

The miscreants who broke into the church destroyed furniture, public address system and articles used for prayers.

The culprits are yet to be identified though the police have started the search for them.

Last Thursday Lawrence, an Amboori native and the priest of the same church, was attacked near the church. He was beaten when he was taking back a child to the latter’s home after Christmas Carole. The boy and his family were Hindus but had converted to Christianity. It is reported that the attackers had been irked by the conversion, which provoked them to attack the priest.