• A small group of men, under the leadership of Bro Benny Punnathara, starts informal prayer gathering

    The word Shalom means peace and the main goal of Shalom ministries is to bring true and lasting peace to individuals and families through prayer, guidance and spiritual messages delivered through all forms of media. Shalom ministries also include retreats, counseling and intercessory prayer for those in need. The various initiatives of shalom ministries are supported by 60,000 strong shalom peace fellowship members through their prayers and financial contributions. Today we make true catholic message available to individuals and homes anytime, anywhere in the world through print, TV and internet.

  • “Shalom Times” first magazine in Malayalam starts publishing

    A four color magazine in Malayalam, first of its kind, started publishing in1991. It is dedicated to sharing spiritual message that relates to every day experience of the common man. With the richness of its contents and simple and clear language, it is read by millions and is a leading spiritual magazine in India. For the readers of North America, Shalom Times is now published from New York, USA.

  • “Shalom Tidings” first English magazine starts publishing

    For the English speaking readers, Shalom Tidings started in 1996 as a bi-monthly English magazine. With its exquisite style and quality, it continues to be a spiritual herald for readers in India and abroad.

    As we received the title of Shalom English magazine (Shalom Tidings) verified as ‘Shalom Times’, from this issue onwards it is published under the title ‘Shalom Times.’ Hope the readers would understand that it is in connection with the license and publication rights of our magazine.

  • Launched Shalom internet ministry – reaching all world

    We are called by God, inspired and empowered by His Divine Spirit to spread His message of faith, hope and love using all modern means of communication to bring "shalom" to everyone.

  • “Shalom Vision” starts telecasting; and entry into tv broadcasting

    The pioneers of Shalom Ministries had a great dream and they prayed relentlessly to see that dream come true; broadcast the message of “Shalom” on TV. The dream became reality in 1998, with a half hour program “Samadhanam Nammodukude” (peace be with us) televised daily via Asia Net which attracted enormous number of viewers. Later, in 2005, Shalom Television was launched as a 24/7 Christian charismatic channel in Malayalam which instantly became a spiritual feast reaching millions of homes across the globe.

  • Sunday Shalom, a weekly news paper is published in Malayalam

    Sunday Shalom was launched in 1999 as a weekly news paper in Malayalam. The main goal is to educate people on the position of the Catholic Church on various socio political and religious issues. It strives to foster unity and understanding among different rites within Catholic church and with Orthodox and Jacobite communities. Covering major news items, both global and local, and with its inspirational articles, reflections and powerful editorials, Sunday Shalom impacts all areas of Christian life.

  • Shalom Peace Fellowship begins

    SPF is a community of people who share the vision of Shalom and spiritually and financially support the Shalom. The zeal, dedication and generous financial support of about 50000 SPF members is what propels Shalom ministries.

  • Shalom Messenger

    Shalom Messenger is a news letter sent to all SPF members keeping them connected and updated of all major events and projects. It contains informative and educative articles, testimonials, member experiences etc.

  • Shalom Television broadcasting 24/7

    The pioneers of Shalom Ministries had a great dream and they prayed relentlessly to see that dream come true; broadcast the message of “Shalom” on TV. The dream became reality in 1998, with a half hour program “Samadhanam Nammodukude” (peace be with us) televised daily via Asia Net which attracted enormous number of viewers. Later, in 2005, Shalom Television was launched as a 24/7 Christian charismatic channel in Malayalam which instantly became a spiritual feast reaching millions of homes across the globe.

  • Shalom Festivals

    Once every year, in major cities of US, Canada and India, all well wishers, benefactors and coworkers of Shalom ministries come together in prayer, worship and solidarity. These conferences, called Shalom Festivals, have separate sessions for adults, youth and children and include talks by leading preachers.

  • "Shanthi Vahini" Shalom Mobile Bookstore

    The pioneers of Shalom Ministries had a great dream and they prayed relentlessly to see that dream come true; broadcast the message of “Shalom” on TV. The dream became reality in 1998, with a half hour program “Samadhanam Nammodukude” (peace be with us) televised daily via Asia Net which attracted enormous number of viewers. Later, in 2005, Shalom Television was launched as a 24/7 Christian charismatic channel in Malayalam which instantly became a spiritual feast reaching millions of homes across the globe.

  • Sophia Books

    As a publication wing of Shalom Ministries, Sophia Books has published thousands of great inspirational books. It started with the publication of “Krupayude Neerchalukal” (streams of grace) and “Nilavili Kelkunna Daivam” (God who hears the cry) by Bro. Benny Punnathara which became instant best sellers. Publications from Sophia Books have helped bring about a spiritual awakening among the readers.

  • Shalom Education Aid Fund

    Shalom ministries reach out to help those who need and deserve financial support for education. Financial aid is provided to deserving students and scholarships are set up for those who pursue professional courses.

  • Shalom Institute of Media Science

    In 2010, Shalom Ministries started SIMS as a high tech professional institute to train professionals in Media sciences. The goal was to train and empower professionals who also have sound Christian moral values. Sims has produced several professionals who currently work in the media world..

  • Shalom Media Club

    Shalom is planning to launch a media club for the youth to practice and perfect their skills in communication media and use those skills for glorifying God.

  • "Shalom World Television" English Channel

    Shalom Ministries will soon be launching its English Channel from USA. Targeting the English speaking viewers world over, it is intended to be a Christian charismatic channel with catholic point of view, supplementing the pastoral efforts of the Church. Inspiring preaching, thought provoking discussions, spirit filled praise and worship, informative documentaries, coverage of church events, entertaining animation films for children etc. are designed to touch the hearts and change lives.