Mangaluru, Feb 3, 2016 : Probably a rare occasion that St.Antony’s poor homes on Fr.Muller’s road, Jeppu hosts amidst harmonious natural environment a four day prayer, meditation and discourses from February 2 to 5, in the evenings 4.30 to 8 p.m.
Three languages figure, English, Konkani and Kannada. A huge number of people from all walks of life have shown interest in the programme. The discourses on various spiritual and practical life adjustment matters is in English by well known preacher Rev Anil Dev of Varanasi. He is famous now all over India and his Ashram in Varanasi attracts devotees all year around, he has given discourses in Mangaluru too. His talk is simultaneously translated in to Konkani.
The Eucharistic celebration will take place between 5 and 6 p.m. Prayer and preaching then continues.
It is also a great opportunity for people to visit this historic refuge for the sick and destitute being run in an exemplary manner for more than century by the Diocese of Mangalore. It houses and cares for a large number of suffering humans - sick, aged and physically challenged; men, women and children are cared for in an exemplary manner.
The inmates too are glad to experience a spiritual happening of this type to make them smile. The institution depends on charity from concerned people every where to support this beautifully maintained, very systematic home for the deserving.