List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders Authors & Organizations 

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations. Hello friends, the main aim of the article the list of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations that I am going to present for you today, is that we should learn from the testimony and life journey of our Indian Christian siblings and move forward. 

Indian Christian Leaders, & Authors 

Pandita Ramabai, Amrit Kaur, Nagma, Johnny Lever, K. A. Paul, D. G. S. Dhinakaran (late) – Christian evangelist; Mohan.C.Lazarus, Christian evangelist, P. C. John – Kerala Brethren person; Nirmala Joshi – Former Superior General of the Missionaries of Charity, Bakht Singh – Evangelist, Apostle and Pioneer in local Church planting Ministries in India, Sadhu Sundar Singh – Missionary, Christian universalist, Sadhu Kishan Singh are the personalities from which I have personally or books Inspired by, there are two other articles of mine, meeting this subject such as 25 Top Indian Christian Gospel Singers and God’s Ministers and Top 10 Christian Spiritual & Motivational Speakers (Part-1) You will also get very good information in them.

Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

  • 1. Titusji 
  • 2. Kali Charan Banerjee 
  • 3. Krishna Mohan Banerjee.
  • 4. Amrit Kaur
  • 5. Harendra Coomar Mookerjee.,
  • 6. Pandita Ramabai.
  • 7. S. K. Rudra.
  • 8. J.C. Kumarappa
  • 9. Joseph Baptista
  • 10. Joachim Alva

Business: Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations List

(1) M. G. George Muthoot, Chairman of Muthoot Group

Politics: Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations List

  • (1) Ajit Jogi, first Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh.
  • (2) John Matthai, Minister of Railways in First Cabinet of Independent India.
  • (3) Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy current Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh.
  • (4) George Fernandes was an Indian trade unionist, statesman, journalist, freethinker.
  • (5) S C Jamir, Former Chief Minister of Nagaland, and former Governor of Maharashtra and Odisha.
  • (6) Madhusudan Das
  • (7) A. J. John, founder leader of Travancore State Congress.
  • (8) Ambika Soni

Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy, 2 times Chief ministers of Andhra Pradesh portrayed on a stamp.

Deceased:  Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations List

  • (1) Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy (1949–2009), former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh.
  • (2) Sangliana, Police Officer of Karnataka, originally from Mizoram, who also served as a Member of the Parliament of India.
  • (3) Lal Thanhawla, Chief Minister of Mizoram.
  • (4) Y. S. Sharmila, Telugu politician
  • (5) Y. S. Raja Reddy.
  • (6) Y. S. Vivekananda Reddy, former M. P. of Kadapa and Minister of Andhra Pradesh.
  • (7) Thomas Chandy Former minister, Businessman.

Cinema: Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations List

  • (1) Tiger Prabhakar, Kannada cinema actor.
  • (2) Nagma
  • (3) Vijay (actor), Tamil actor
  • (4) Chiyaan Vikram 
  • (5) Johnny Lever

Sports: Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations List

  • (1) Vinod Kambli, cricketer
  • (2) Mahesh Bhupathi, a professional tennis player also widely regarded as among the best doubles players in the world with 11 Grand Slam titles to his credit.
  • (3) Leander Paes Indian professional tennis player who is considered as one of the greatest doubles players in the history of the sport along with the record of most doubles wins in the Davis Cup.
  • (4) Vice President was a former Indian hockey midfielder and representing the Indian team in the 1972 Munich Olympics, which won the bronze medal.
  • (5) Mary Kom, Olympic bronze medallist in 2012 Summer Olympics, London
  • (6) K. A. Paul was born as a Hindu but converted to Christianity in t6he year 1971.

Religious leaders: Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations List

  • (1) The Rt. Rev.Dr. Govada Dyvasirvadam is a former moderator of the Church of South Indian (CSI) and former Bishop of Krishna-Godavari Diocese.
  • (2) Dr.Philipose Mar Chrysostom – Padma Bushan, the world record holder for the longest-serving bishop in the world, record holder as theme actor in the longest comprehensive biopic documentary ever made, Metropolitan Emeritus of the Mar Thoma Syrian Church.

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

  • (3) Thomas K. Oommen – Bishop of Diocese of Madhya Kerala of the Church of South India, Past Moderator Church of South India.
  • (4) Baselios Mar Thoma Paulose II – 8th Catholicos of the Malankara & 21st Malankara Metropolitan (2010–Present). (Supreme head of the Malankara Church aka Indian Orthodox Church)
  • (5) Andrews Thazhath – the third and the Metropolitan Archbishop of Syro-Malabar Catholic Archdiocese of ThrissurPuroshottam Choudhary – preacher, evangelist, writer of Christian literature

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

  • (6) Jacob Thoomkuzhy – Catholic Arch Bishop Emeritus and the second Metropolitan Archbishop of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Archdiocese of Thrissur
  • (7) Joseph Mar Thoma – Metropolitan of the Mar Thoma Syrian Church.
  • (8) Jolly Abraham – Leading evangelist worship leader in South India. Founder of Musi-Care Cultural and Charitable Trust
  • (9) Aurobindo Nath Mukherjee – first Indian Bishop of Calcutta and Metropolitan of India
  • (10) Lal Behari Dey – Indian journalist, writer, and Christian missionary
  • (11) Ravi Zacharias(late) – Christian apologist, Founder, and Chairman of the Board of Ravi Zacharias International Ministries.
  • (12) D. G. S. Dhinakaran(late) – Christian evangelist.

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

  • (13) Mohan.C.Lazarus, Christian evangelist
  • (14) K. A. Paul, Evangelist, Philanthropist, Politician, and founder of Praja Shanti Party.
  • (15) K. P. Yohannan, founder, and president of Gospel for Asia is also the founder and Metropolitan Bishop of Believers Eastern Church.
  • (16) Valerian Gracias – First cardinal from India.
  • (17) Duraisamy Simon Lourdusamy – First Indian to head a Sacred Congregation of the Catholic Church.
  • (18) Acharya K. K. Chandy – President Emeritus- Fellowship of Reconciliation India; 1 of the 3 Founding Fathers – Christavashram, Kottayam; Founder Father- Gurukul Ecumenical Centre for Peace.
  • (19) Varghese Payyappilly Palakkappilly – Founder of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Destitute.

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

  • (20) Mary Celine Payyappilly – Servant of God, Professed Religious of the Congregation of the Mother of Carmel.
  • (21) George Alencherry – Catholic Cardinal and the Major Archbishop of the Syro-Malabar Church.
  • (22) Varkey Vithayathil – Catholic Cardinal and former Major Archbishop of the Syro-Malabar Church.
  • (23) Antony Padiyara – Catholic Cardinal and the First Major Archbishop of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church.
  • (24) Joseph Parecattil – First from the Syro-Malabar Church to be made a cardinal.
  • (25) Augustine Kandathil – First head of the Syro-Malabar Church and first Indian to assume powers and rule as an archbishop of the Catholic Church.
  • (26) Kuriakose Elias Chavara – First Indian to be beatified Syro-Malabar Catholic Church.
  • (27) Saint Alphonsa – first Indian Catholic to be raised to sainthood Syro-Malabar Catholic Church.

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

  • (28) Mother Teresa of Kolkata – Founder of Missionaries of Charity and the most well-known Christian social worker of India (although Albanian and born in Skopje in Macedonia, she became an Indian).
  • (29) V. C. Samuel – World-renowned Theologian, Historian, Ecumenical Leader, Professor/Dean in India and abroad, Priest, Indian Orthodox Church.
  • (30) Cyril Baselios – Former head of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church.
  • (31) Mariam Thresia – Syro-Malabar Church.
  • (32) St. Euphrasia – Syro-Malabar Church.
  • (33) St. Joseph Vaz – Goan Oratorian priest and missionary to Sri Lanka
  • (35) Rani Maria Vattalil – Catholic religious and missionary social worker in the Franciscan Clarist Congregation
  • (36) Nidhiry Mani Kathanar – Priest of the Syro-Malabar Church who led a relentless campaign for indigenous bishops. Founder of Nazrani Deepika Malayalam newspaper.

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

  • (37) Neiliezhü Üsou (1941–2009), an influential Baptist preacher, theologian, Church musician, music teacher, and composer from the North-Eastern state of India, Nagaland.
  • (38) Baselios Yeldon – was the Maphrian of the East of the Syriac Orthodox Church. He was the Catholicos of Jerusalem and Mosul. He is the Saint of Malankara Orthodox, Syriac Orthodox, and Jacobite Orthodox Churches.
  • (39) Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews I – First Catholicos who used Mar Thoma in his title. He was awarded The Order of St. Vladimir by the Patriarch of Russia.
  • (40) Antonio Francisco Xavier Alvares – First Head of Goan Orthodox who was a Catholic Priest who joined Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church in search for real belief and worship.
  • (41) J. W. Gladstone -Former Moderator of the Church of South India.
  • (42) K. C. John – India Pentecostal Church of God General President.

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

  • (43) Telesphore Toppo – First Indian Cardinal from the Scheduled Tribal communities.
  • (44) Devasahayam Pillai (1712–1752), beatified convert, layman, and martyr of the Latin rite of the Roman Catholic Church.
  • (45) Geevarghese Gregorios – (1848-1902) First Indian to be raised to sainthood. First Saint of Malankara Church and the youngest one in Malankara to become a Bishop.
  • (46) Geevarghese Dionysius of Vattasseril (Dionysius VI) (1858-1934) Malankara Metropolitan and Saint of Malankara Orthodox Church.
  • (47) Thomas Fernando, former Catholic bishop of Roman Catholic Diocese of Tuticorin
  • (48) Francis Tiburtius Roche, former Catholic bishop of Roman Catholic Diocese of Tuticorin
  • (49) Peter Fernando, former Catholic bishop of Roman Catholic Diocese of Tuticorin

Others in Christian ministry: Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations List

  • (1) Siluvai Ignaci – Catholic Priest and Educator from Kuthenkuly
  • (2) Maria Theresa Chiramel – Catholic nun.
  • (3) Ken Gnanakan – Evangelist, singer, environmentalist, and Founder Director of Acts Ministries.
  • (4) P. C. John – Kerala Brethren person.
  • (5) Nirmala Joshi – Former Superior General of the Missionaries of Charity.

List Of 101 Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations 

  • (6) Bakht Singh – Evangelist, Apostle, and Pioneer in local Church planting Ministries in India.
  • (7) Sadhu Sundar Singh – Missionary, Christian universalist.
  • (8) Sadhu Kochoonju Upadesi – Malayali preacher and poet/composer.
  • (9) Benjamin Bailey (missionary) -Missionary, Founded the first College in India, Developed the first English Malayalam Dictionary.
  • (10) Graham Staines – Australian missionary.
  • (11) Elizabeth Paul Sister at CSI Order of Sisters, First woman to be ordained to the priesthood.

Cultural leaders: Indian Christian Leaders, Authors & Organizations List

  • (1) Michael Madhusudan Dutt – famous Bengali poet and dramatist
  • (2) George Menachery – Historian, author, encyclopaedist, archaeologist, anthropologist, writer of Church History
  • (3) Fr. Paul Poovathingal, Carnatic music singer.
  •  (4) Sadhu Kishan Singh

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_current_Christian_leaders

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