Most Rev. Dr. Alex Vadakumthala
Bishop of Kannur
Most Reverend Bishop Vadakumthala is appealing to the world to help his Diocese following the August floods in India that has destroyed the lives of the poorest of the poor Catholics in India.
NEWS: KOCHI, India: The death toll from devastating floods in the southern Indian state of Kerala rose to 445 Sunday (Aug 26) with the discovery of 28 more bodies as the waters recede and a massive cleanup gathers pace, government officials said.
Around a million people are still packed into temporary relief camps and 15 are reported missing even as the government mounts an operation to clean homes and public places that have been filled with dirt and sand left by the floods.
Click here to READ the Official BISHOP'S APPEAL in PDF format.
Click here to VIEW the Indian state of Kerala disaster due to unusually high rainfall during the monsoon season. It was the worst flooding in Kerala in nearly a century.
If you find it in your heart to donate, even $5.00, to help the Diocese of Kannur that is going through great suffering at this time, then you can immediately send a donation to Bishop Alex Vadakumthala through Paypal below.
Thank you to all the generous souls that recognize our suffering. May the Lord Jesus bless you one hundred times for your generous support to eleviate human suffering.
DONATION BY EMAIL ADDRESS
If you prefer to send money by email, please use th email address of the Diocese of Kannur which is: firstname.lastname@example.org .
MAILING OF DONATIONS
Others prefer to mail their donation directly to the Diocese of Kannur in India. You may do so by sending it to:
Procurator Bishop's House Chovva, Kannur 670 006 Kerala, India
Please make sure to inform the priest by email that he is to expect a donation from you by postal mail, indicating the purpose of the donation. Make sure that your email address is clearly stated in all your correspondence.
ISSUING A CHEQUE
If you are sending a cheque to the Diocese of Kannur, please make it payable as follows:
"Diocese of Kannur, S.I.B. No.4320"
Thank you for your kindness. Your needs and those of your loved ones are in our prayers. What you give to the Lord's servant to do the Lord's work, you are giving to the Lord Himself. Surely, He will bless you generously.
Thank you to all.
Bishop Alex Vadakumthala