Dec 27, 2007 : The religious programmes began at evening 7.00 PM on 24th with the Carol singing by the choir group under the guidance of Sr. Monthy Sequeira of Mount Rosary Convent-Alangar.
The Holy mass began at 7.30 PM celebrated by the Parish Priest Fr. Norbert Lobo. Rev. Fr. Baptist Menezes of St. Joseph’s Seminary, Mangalore delivered a very meaningful homily during the mass.
After the mass, there was Santaclaus Dance Programme organised by ICYM & YCS, co-ordinated by Bro. Rohith D’Costa & Bro. Nelson Pais.
Fr. Baptist Menezes & Fr. Norbert Lobo delivered Christmas messages.
Then there was Housie -Housie game organised by ICYM. Finally cakes were distributed to the winners.
Christmas was also celebrated at Saverapura Chapel with mass at 10.00AM on 25th by Rev. Fr. Henry Fernandes of Nithyadhar Nivas, Alangar.
Report by: Wilson- Saverapura with inputs from Bro. Rohith D’Costa, St. Joseph’s Seminary, M`lore, Pictures by Alan, Paladka