100 Martyrs in Kandhamal

Prayer launched for Kandhamal Martyrs

The Prayer for the Martyrs was officially distributed in all the dioceses of Odisha.“It has been ten years since the biggest anti-Christian violence in modern India in 300 years. It is our responsibility to speed up the process,” the team members said in a meeting held on Jan. 11 in Divya Jyoti Pastoral Centre, Kandhamal.

Cardinal Gracias reiterates support for Kandhamal martyrs during the riots against Christians in the Indian state of Orissa

Bhopal: Cardinal Oswald Gracias, archbishop of Bombay, on February 5 favored the demand to declare as martyrs Catholics killed in the anti-Christian violence in Odisha’s Kandhamal district.