Udupi Diocese - Eucharistic Adoration at Milagres Cathedral on Corpus Christi Sunday


Kallianpur : Udupi Diocese and all over the world Catholic Diocese’s observing Holy Hour "Eucharistic Adoration" on Corpus Christi Sunday, 2nd June, 2013. Udupi Diocese Bishop Most Rev Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo will be main celebrant during the Holy Hour which starts from 8.30pm to 9.30pm at Milagres Cathedral. Meantime Holy Hour to be held at Vatican also.

In the Vatican office on Sunday, 26th May, 2013 in the Holy See Press Office, Archbishop Rino Fisichella, president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting the New Evangelization, together with Archbishop Jose Octavio Ruiz Arenas and Msgr. Graham Bell, respectively secretary and undersecretary of the same dicastery, presented two major events of the Year of Faith: a worldwide Eucharistic Adoration and the Day Celebrating the Evangelium Vitae.

The first of these events, the Worldwide Eucharistic Adoration, will be broadcast from St. Peter’s Basilica next Sunday, 2 Junefrom 5:00pm-6:00pm local time. Its theme is: “One Lord, One Faith”, which was chosen to testify to the deep unity that characterizes it. “It will be an event,” Archbishop Fisichella explained, “occurring for the first time in the history of the Church, which is why we can describe it as ‘historical’. The cathedrals of the world will be synchronized with Rome and will, for an hour, be in communion with the Pope in Eucharistic adoration. There has been an incredible response to this initiative, going beyond the cathedrals and involving episcopal conferences, parishes, lay associations, and religious congregations, especially cloistered ones.”

News published on: 2013-05-31