Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Good Shepherd Parish Church Blessing at Kathalchera village

Kathalcherra Parish
Blessing and Inauguration of Tripura’s Biggest Church
The Annual Parish sabha of Kathalcherra had a solemn ending with the blessing and inauguration of the newly christened Good Shepherd Church. In the presence of a large number of faithful, Priests and Religious, the Pastor of the Diocese Most Rev. Lumen Monteiro, CSC, blessed the newly constructed Church. Earlier Rev. Fr. Roy Thalackan, CSC, the Provincial Superior of Holy Cross Fathers cut the ribbon and inaugurated the magnificent edifice. The Church construction was begun by Fr. Mathew Ullattil, CSC and completed by Fr. Lourthuswamy, CSC. On this occasion 60 people received the Sacrament of Confirmation and 20 children received First Holy Communion. The blessing and Eucharist were followed by a variety entertainment programme and agape.