Homage to Justice Dr. V. R. Krishna Iyer

The National Council of Churches in India is deeply saddened by the demise of the world renowned and a genuine Indian Human Right defender Honourable Justice. Dr. V. R. Krishna Iyer. Dr. V R Krishna Iyer was socially sensitized and spiritually kindled judiciary and a moral rebel against human injustice. He was a peace lover and […]

NCCC-USA calls for accountability

 “Are not five sparrows sold for two pennies? Yet not one of them is forgotten in God’s sight. But even the hairs of your head are all counted. Do not be afraid; you are of more value than many sparrows.” -Jesus, as recounted in Luke 12:6-7 (NRSV) The decision of a Staten Island grand jury […]

Dalit Liberation Sunday 2014_Worship Order

“Dalit Culture, Dalit history, Dalit pathos: Regaining the lost identity in Christ”. We are in a crucial point of time in the Indian history, while we celebrate the Dalit Liberation Sunday in 2014. The grip of fascism and communalism becomes firm on Indian society. These regressive and dangerous elements are only the tip of the […]

Fire destroys St. Sebastian Church in Delhi. NCCI Letter to Prime Minister

Below is the text of a letter written to Indian Prime Minister by Rev. Dr. Roger Gaikwad, General Secretary of National Council of Churches in India. December 2, 2014 Honorable Prime Minister, On behalf of the NCCI, I strongly urge you to take immediate measures to ensure that minority communities are not subject to attacks […]

NCCI urges Responsible Journalism

Nagpur | November 21, 2014 STATEMENT | NCCI URGES RESPONSIBLE JOURNALISM The National Council of Churches in India (NCCI), the apex body of the Protestant and Orthodox Churches which represents 14 million people around the country registers its protest against the irresponsible use of press freedom. The Times of India and Dainik Bhaskar (Nagpur | […]