The Syro-Malabar Church is one of the 23 autonomous Eastern Catholic Churches in full communion with Rome.
A total of 24 people were executed this year, while 21 were sentenced to death.
The Pope’s Council of Cardinals has been discussing the role of women in the Church since February 2022, when the cardinals heard and commented on a report by Sister Pocher.
Though a small minority in Gaza, the Christian community has been greatly impacted by the war.
Cardinal McCarrick is facing misdemeanor sexual assault charges in Wisconsin related to an incident that allegedly occurred in April 1977 near a house by Geneva Lake.