Milagres Cathedral observed Confraternity Sunday with devotion & brotherhood
Udupi : On the occasion of Parochial annual feast of Our Lady of Miracles, Milagres Cathedral Kallianpur near here observed Confraternity Sunday which also called “Comfri Fest” on Sunday, 18th January, 2015 with more devotion and fervor.
The Confraternity High Solemn Eucharistic celebration led main celebrant by Rev Fr. Henry D’souza SFX from Shivmuga Diocese along with Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo Rector of Milagres Cathedral and Parish Priest, Rev Fr. Rollwin Aranha Asst. Parish Priest, Rev Fr. Denis Lobo Superior of Pilar Fathers, Rev Fr. Fredrick D’Souza Parish Priest of Thottam Church, Rev Fr. Nelson Furtado of Pilar Fathers and Rev Fr. Canute Barboza Chaplain of Ozanum Home for the aged, Kallianpur.
During in his homily by Fr. Henry D’Souza out lined the unity of the Milagres Church since three centuries by our ancestors with solid faith with our patron. We remain a devotional society focusing on Christ’s own gift to us of his Body, the Blessed Sacrament, the Sacrament of unity. The celebration of Confraternity Sunday prior to the celebration for the feast of our parishioners and devotees of Our Lady of Miracles bound to one another in love and dedicated to pursuing and promoting chastity together under the powerful patronage of Our Lady of Miracles.
He also said that the brotherhood of faithful men and women praying and working for greater devotion to Christ in the Eucharist and in the Sacrament of his Body, Blood and Benediction. We need to strengthen our faith so that we can live in brotherhood as one family of the church.
At the end of the mass Vicar of the church placed the announcements and thanked to all concerned of the parishioners.
There was huge Eucharistic procession held from Cathedral to Ozanum Home for aged campus. Prior to the procession brief Adoration prayers were held by Fr. Henry D’Souza.
Large number of devotees of Our Lady of Miracles joined in the celebration of Confraternity Sunday along with other neighbor parishes. This year Parochial Feast main sponsors Firjent “Rohith Lewis and Fly” took the Cheryl during the procession. At the end cold drink served to all participants of the grand procession.
News published on: 2015-01-19