Making the books available Authors/publishers intending to have their books reviewed in ICHR are requested to send two copies of the book by post/courier, free of cost, to the Executive Editor, ICHR in the following address: Dr. Jose Kalapura, Xavier Institute of Social Research, Digha Ghat, P. O., PATNA-800 011, Email [email protected] with copy marked […]

Notes for Contributors to ICHR

Contributors are requested to follow ICHR’s Style guidelines 2014 which is published in all issues of the journal and is posted in CHAI Website at It will help immensely for faster processing and error-free editing, if writers follow the recommended style sheet, especially with regard to citation and preparation of endnotes/references. Articles ICHR welcomes […]

General Body Meeting of CHAI

Dear Members, As per the decision of the Board of Trustees Meeting held on 12 October 2013, the General Body Meeting of Church History Association of India is convened to meet at 2.15 pm on Saturday the 1 November 2021 at the Conference Hall of Social Development Centre (SDC), Ranchi. Tentative Agenda 1. Prayer 2. […]

Call for Papers: 16th Triennial Conference

The Church History Association of India will be organizing the 16th CHAI Triennial Conference in Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. The theme of the conference is “Peoples’ History: Christianity, Culture and Development”. Read an explanation of the conference theme here. Register for the Conference Conference Program The sessions of the Conference will start in the forenoon of […]

A Short Bio on Late Rev. Prof. Dr. A. Mathias Mundadan

A Short Bio on Late Rev. Prof. Dr. A. Mathias Mundadan

Rev. Prof. Dr. A. Mathias Mundadan CMI, Professor Emeritus of Dharmaram Vidya Kshetram left for his eternal reward on 31 August 2012. Born on 12 November 1923, he entered the CMI Congregation in 1944, and was ordained a priest on 25 March 2022 after completing his philosophical and theological studies at St. Joseph’s Pontifical Seminary, […]

Dr. A. Mathias Mundadan Passed Away

Dr. A. Mathias Mundadan Passed Away

Prof. Dr. A Mathias Mundadan (1923−2012), CMI, was an authority on History of Christianity in India. He has written numerous books and articles on Indian Church History. He has served in various capacities including as the President of CHAI, General Editor of CHAI series, Rector of Dharmaram College, President of DPI, Provinicial of CMI Rajagiri […]

Southern India Branch Conference , Thrissur, 2009

Circular No.2 Dear CHAI Member, Greetings from CHAI Southern Branch Secretary. The CHAI Southern Branch Executive Body Meeting was held on 18.07.2022 at Dharmaram College, Bangalore, to finalize the programmes of the Southern Branch Conference to be held from the afternoon of 17 to 19 October noon, 2009. The venue of the meeting is DBCLC […]

14th CHAI Southern Branch Conference

My Dear CHAI SIB Members, A General Gathering of the CHAI Southern Branch was held on May 5, 2022 at Shillong. It was decided to have the next CHAI Southern Branch Conference held at Trichur from the Afternoon of Saturday October 17th to the Afternoon of Monday October 19th, 2009 in the premises of the […]

Secretary’s Report of the 13th Branch Conference of CHAI-Southern Branch

Vailankanni– Tranquebar September 29th– October 1st 2006 The 13 Branch Conference of CHAI, Southern Branch was held at Vailankanni-Tranquebar from September 29th to October 1st 2006. The Conference was well attended by scholars. Accommodation for the Delegates was arranged in the St. Francis Assisi Pilgrims’ Quarters, Vailankanni. The inaugural session and other sessions were held […]

Western India Branch

The Western India Branch will hold its annual seminar in Nashik on 20th-21st Sept.- Mrs. Agnes de Sa, Secretary, WIB