Third Anniversary of Erection & Installation of Udupi Diocese celebrated at Milagres Cathedral
Udupi : The third anniversary of the erection of Udupi Diocese and installation of first Bishop of Udupi Diocese with the thanksgiving Eucharistic celebrations held at Milagres Cathedral, Kallianpur near here on Thursday, 16th July, 2016. The Bishop of Udupi Diocese HE Most Rev Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo concelebrated the Eucharistic celebrations along with around 45 priests.
Rev Fr. Reginald Pinto Director of SAMPADA during in his homily said that the mission of Jesus which to spread the good news of Lord to the masses that Jesus said shall spread the good news of the Lord and shall thou amongst you. God says I will pour out my spirit on everyone and will proclaim the message.Fr. Pinto said it would be the work of Lord to proclaim the messages of God. The Diocesan commissions work would be the mission of Christ to spread the good news of Our Lord. We should live with the help of Holy Spirit. We have to sacrifice ourselves for the diocese with service, justice, peace etc. with the help of various commissions which started with proper, perfect and leading directions under the leadership of our Bishop. Jesus Christ which our Centre of our work in the diocese.
On the occasion of celebrations of Our Lady of Carmel, Scapulars were blessed by Bishop and distributed to all the faithful participants. Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo Rector of Cathedral expressed his gratitude on the celebrations.
During in his message Bishop gave credit to all concerned specially Vicar General of the Diocese Most Rev Dr. Msgr. Baptist Menezes for his outstanding services for the diocese. Bishop expressed gratitude to Rector of Cathedral for his guide and help specially during the diocesan programmes’ at Cathedral. Fr. Stany Lobo’s service will be outstanding. He also gave thanks to all the clergy and nuns for the smooth running of Diocese under the Holy Spirit to spread the good news of our Lord. He also give thanks to all concerned laity for their support and participation. He called to achieve the goal of various pastoral commissions of the diocese. He asks best co operation to the success of various pastoral commissions’. Bishop conveyed the best wishes during the celebrations of Third Anniversary of the erection and installation of Udupi Diocese.
Including Vicar General, Chancellor and around 45 diocesan priests, larger number of nuns and faithful were present during the thanksgiving mass and at the end refreshments distributed to all participants.
News published on: 2015-07-21