MANGALORE: The annual feast will be organised at the Infant Jesus Shrine in Bikarnakatte in Mangalore on January 10, said Dharmadhyaksha Fr Patrick Lobo.
He told reporters here on Tuesday that the Church, which completes 12 years would celebrate the annual feast to spread the values of Christ’s messages to the people. Belgaum Diocese Bishop Dr Peter Machado would be the chief guest at the annual feast programmes, he added.
Feast day masses would be held in Konkani, Malayalam, Kannada and in English on the occasion, Lobo said and added that a Novena prayer service would be organised for the non-Christian brethren in Kannada on the same day.
Lobo said that mass would also be organised on January 9 at 6 pm where former Archbishop of Bangalore Dr Ignatius Pinto will be the main celebrant.
Edited & Published By Raj Francis Pereira