St. Pius X, Milagres B Ward of Milagres Cathedral celebrates annual feast

Udupi : The annual feast of St. Pius X, Milagres B ward of Milagres Cathedral held on Friday, 24th February, 2017 at former Gurkar late Stany Fernandes residence.

Thanksgiving mass for the ward patron St. Pius X held on Sunday, 19th February at 8 am. Rev Fr. Prakash Anil Castelino Campus Director of Milagres College was the main celebrant of the mass along with Rev Fr. Wilfred Lewis parishioner priest. The liturgy of the mass was conducted by the ward people with large offerings.

The annual feast get together of ward people held at late Stany Lewis residence. Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo Rector and Vicar of Milagres Cathedral, Rev Fr. Rolwin Aranha Asst. Parish Priest, Rev Fr. Prakash Anil Castelino Asst Parish Priest and Rev Fr. Herald Mathias of Pilar Fathers were present. Meanwhile local nuns of Rose Convent also present.

The programme began with welcome dance by kids of the ward. Smt Felciana Lewis Ward Gurkar as well as Secretary of Milagres Parish Pastoral council welcomed the gatherings.

The Vicar of the church gave his feast message for the ward people and called to attend the daily masses in the morning as very near to the church.

Various games were conducted by Cecilia Lewis along with Renita for children and others. Cultural programme conducted by Maria. Prizes were distributed to winners of various games. Housie game was conducted during the end of the programme. Jacintha D’Souza Ward representative placed the report for the past year.

Fr. Herald Mathias offered the prayers on lunch. Donors of the ward feast were honoured during the occasion. Gregory D’Souza proposed vote of thanks. Dr. Nery Cornelio President of Parish pastoral council, Patrick Lewis and Joseph D’Souza other ward gurkars’ of parish and large number of ward people participated during grand annual ward fest. Jeston Fernandes  compered the programme. 

News published on: 28-02-2017