Entries by Caesar David

Independence Day 2017 – Open letter to The Prime Minister of India

To, Shri Narendra Modi, The Prime Minister of India. Dear Prime Minister, Greetings! On Good Friday 14th April 2017 (The Day commemorating the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ, instigated by the communal minded right wing religious and political leaders of the time), I had written an open letter to you expressing my concern as an Indian […]

NCCI letter to Prime Minister of India

August 3, 2017 To, Shri Narendra Modi, Honourable Prime Minster of India. Dear Prime Minister, Greetings to you from the National Council of Churches in India! Your good self and indeed all the citizens of the country are well aware of the phenomenon of minority targeted violence in the country. In the long list of […]

NCCI Letter to President of India

August3, 2017   To, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, Honourable President of India. Your Excellency, Greetings to you from the National Council of Churches in India (NCCI)! The National Council of Churches in India (NCCI) represents 14 million Protestant and Orthodox Christians in the country. On behalf of the Council, we congratulate you for being elected […]

NCCI Interns’ orientation 2017

A two-day orientation programme for the interns of National Council of Churches in India (NCCI) was held on 15th -16th June 2017. Rev. Dr. Roger Gaikwad, General Secretary, along with the Executive Secretaries and the interns attended the programme. Six sessions were conducted all together where the Rev. Dr. Roger Gaikwad took up the first […]

National Scholarship portal 2017 – India

NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PORTAL (INDIA) – http://scholarships.gov.in/ SCHOLARSHIP SCHEMES FOR MINORITIES (INDIA) – http://www.minorityaffairs.gov.in/schemesperformance Please share widely and encourage students to avail themselves of these schemes and scholarships. > Resources > Links has also been updated with the above links.

WCRC joins declaration to overcome Reformation divisions

The World Communion of Reformed Churches has formally joined an ecumenical statement with Roman Catholics, Lutherans and Methodists aiming to overcome divisions between Protestants and Roman Catholics from the time of the Protestant Reformation. “Today is a historic day,” said Jerry Pillay, president of the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC), at a ceremony on […]

NEICC letter to the Ministry of Law and Justice with reference to report no. 267 of the Law Commission of India.

North East India Christian Council (NEICC), a regional council of the National Council of Churches in India (NCCI) has written a letter (see below) to Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Cabinet minister, Ministry of Law and Justice of the Government of India requesting not to bring amendments to the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Code of […]

Statement of United Christian Forum of North East India (UCFNEI) on the portrayal of Jesus as “demon”.

19th June, 2017. The United Christian Forum of North East India (UCFNEI) takes serious objection to the portrayal of Jesus as “demon” in the Class 9 Hindi language text book published by the Gujarat State School Textbook Board (GSSTB). The 16th Chapter of the book entitled “Bharatiya Sanskriti me Guru-Shishya Sambandh” on page number 69 […]

CCA invites applications to serve as stewards at the Asia Mission Conference in Myanmar.

  The Christian Conference of Asia (CCA) invites applications from young Christians belonging to CCA member churches and ecumenical councils in Asia to serve as stewards for the Asia Mission Conference (AMC) to be held in Yangon, Myanmar from 11 to 17 October 2017. The stewards program will last for 10 days, including three days […]