All Souls Day celebrated at Milagres Cathedral Kallianpur

Udupi : All Soul’s day celebrated at Milagres Cathedral, Kallianpur near here with the celebration of the solemn mass at 4.30pm on Saturday, 1st November, 2014. Holy Eucharistic celebration held with the main celebrant Rev Fr. Mahesh D’Souza Principal of Milagres English Medium Schools Kallianpur along with Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo, Rev Fr. Rollwin Aranha, Rev Fr. Denis Lobo and Rev Fr. Nelson Furtado of Pilar Fathers.

During in his beautiful homily Fr. Mahesh said that on All Soul’s day we are reminded of that beginning and we are reminded of our essential task of renouncing the world of transcending death and of the communion with our fellow spirits. As we remember those loved ones and revered ones who have passed on, we must remember our own eventual death and contemplate why the dead one called blessed.

All Soul’s Day is traditionally a time to remember the blessed dead. In Latin culture it is also called the day of dead. They decorate the graves of the dead and remember the relatives and the loved ones that have passed beyond those graves. They call the spiritual connections with some spiritual and immortal part of those deceased whom they have loved or admired while in earthly life.

After the end of large gathered mass, people of Milagres Cathedral walked towards the church cemetery which decorated with colorful lights all over and decorated graves of their beloved ones and lit the candles. Fr. Stany Lobo conducted prayers and later blessed all cemetery graves by Fr. Rollwin, Fr. Mahesh and Fr. Nelson though out the cemetery. It was the beautiful moments who pray and remember of their beloved loved or admired while in early life.

News published on: 2014-11-03