• Cherian Thunduparambil Pontifical Oriental Institute


Vatican II, Marriage, Baptism, Eucharist, administration of sacraments, particular law


The current issue of Iustitia furnishes five articles, three of which treat the sacraments from a juridical perspectives. 

Author Biography

Cherian Thunduparambil, Pontifical Oriental Institute

Cherian Thunduparampil CMI, a professed member of the religious congregation, Carmelites of Mary Immaculate, was born in 1964 and was ordained priest in 1994. He had his doctorate in Oriental Canon Law from PIO, Rome. Having a diploma in the canonization process from the Congregation for the Causes of the Saints in Rome, he serves as the postulator for several causes of beatification and canonization. Presently he is also the procurator general of the CMI congregation in Rome. He also teaches Canon Law in DVK, Bangalore and PIO, Rome. Having previously served the Institute of Oriental Canon Law as its director, he also serves now as professor and as the founder Editor-in-Chief of this journal, Iustitia.