Thonse ward of Milagres Cathedral celebrated Ward Annual Fest
Udupi : Thonse ward of Milagres Cathedral Kallianpur celebrated Annual Ward Fest on Tuesday, 17th February, 2015. Thanksgiving mass held for the patron Saint Sebastian at Milagres Cathedral on Sunday at Milagres Cathedral.
On Tuesday get together of ward people held at Charley and Maria Lewis house in the evening. Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo Parish Priest, Rev Fr. Rollwin Aranha Asst. Parish priest, Rev Fr. Mahesh D’Souza Principal of Milagres English Schools, Rev Fr. Dennis Lobo and Rev Fr. Nelson Furtado of Pilar Fathers and nuns of Ozanum Home for the aged were present on the dais.
In the absence of ward secretary, Jyothi Lewis Ward head and Gurkarn placed the long report of the ward. During his message Fr. Stany Lobo outlined the character of the patron Saint Sebastian during his life. He never neglected faith on Jesus even though he was in difficulty with the soldiers. He said St. Sebastian should be role model for us. He called all the ward people to unite and join in the monthly meeting of small Christian family of the ward. He appreciated the Gurkarn Jyothi Lewis for devoted service for the people of the ward specially she was led to establish two self help groups societies in order to help themselves.
Fr. Rollwin Aranha also spoke during the occasion and appreciated ward people for actively participating church activities. Dances, singing and housie game were conducted during the ward fest. Prizes were distributed for the winners of the various games.
Thonse Ward Gurkarn welcomed the gatherings and Cedrick Lewis proposed vote of thanks. Nikita D’Souza compered the program. Dinner was served to all the participants after the get together in the occasion of Annual Ward Fest.
News published on: 2015-02-19