mangalore today
name
name
name
Thursday, July 09
namenamename

 

Church Attack: Holy Cross Church organizes 3-day prayer and fasting

Church Attack: Holy Cross Church organizes 3-day prayer and fasting


Mangalore Today News Network

Mangalore, Sept. 15, 2011: The Holy Cross Church in Kulshekar organized fasting, prayer, and adoration in the church premises on September 12 – 14 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to urge the government of Karnataka to withdraw the false cases registered against Christian youth during the church attacks of 2008.

The various wards of the parish took turns to conduct one-hour fasting, prayer, and adoration sessions, culminating in a night vigil from 9:00 p.m. on September 14 to 5:30 a.m. on September 15. Msgr. Denis Prabhu, the vicar general, presided over the event and Rev. Fr. Roman Pinto, Bro. T. K. George, and Bro. William conducted the event. The church was packed with devotees on all three days.


Church Attack



Church Attack



Church Attack



Church Attack



Church Attack



Church Attack



Church Attack



Church Attack

 

Two religious DVDs titled Punaruthan Yesu and Jezuch Dev by Bro. T. K. George were released on this occasion.

Fr. Valerian Pinto, the parish priest; Fr. John Baptist Moras and Fr. Melwyn Noronha, the assistant parish priests; Mr. Praveen Patrao, vice president of the Parish Pastoral Committee; and Mr. George D’Souza, its secretary; and Sushil Noronha were also present. 



Write Comment | E-Mail | Facebook | Twitter | Print
Write your Comments on this Article
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
You have characters left.
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above