Mangaluru: Bishop Dr Aloysius inaugurates newly-built Fajir Church


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Mangaluru, Dec 16: The newly-built Our Lady of Mercy Church at Fajir was blessed and inaugurated in a grand ceremony held on Monday December 15. Mangaluru bishop Dr Aloysius Paul D’Souza blessed and celebrated the solemn Eucharist at the newly-built Church.

The bishop also blessed the newly-built presbytery, belfry and Church hall on this occasion.

Bishop Dr Aloysius Paul presided over the stage programme after the Eucharistic celebration.

Ursuline Franciscan superior general Sr Doreen D’Souza, Mangaluru south deanery vicar Fr Gregory D’Souza, state health minister U T Khadar, ZP member Santhosh Kumar Boliyar, Bantwal taluk panchayat member Padmavati Sesappa Poojary, Fajir gram panchayat president Florin D’Souza were the guests of honor.

Bishop Dr Aloysius Paul, in his presidential address praised the hard work of all the people who were involved in the Church building project and he implored God’s blessing s on all the people present.

Health minister U T Khadar, appreciated the efforts of Fajir parish priest Fr Stany Pereira and the parishioners of Fajir parish and wished all the best for everything and assured all his support.

During this function former parish priests of Fajir Church were felicitated and everyone thanked their efforts to nourish people’s faith.

People from all walks of faith were present for this historic moment and they also participated in the fellowship meal. 'Eer Undara…?', a Tulu drama by Ln Devdas Kapikad was staged at 6:30 pm as part of the entertainment programme.

This programme was a great success over eight thousand people being present for this historic event.

  

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  • Fr. J. B. Sequeira, Capuchin, Venafro, Italy

    Thu, Dec 18 2014

    Congrats Fr. Stany Periera and the parishioners of Fajir for your determination and hard work. The Church and the campus is marvelous and impressive.

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  • Fr.Oswald, Mangalore

    Wed, Dec 17 2014

    Congratulations to Fr.Stany Pereira and people of God of Fajir for their great achievement. Simple but majestic church!

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  • Sr leeda, Bantwal- Denmark

    Wed, Dec 17 2014

    Praise the Lord Very beautiful church. Congratulations! to you all dear Bishop, parish priest and parishioners. May Mother of Mercy bless you all and strengthen your faith. Have a happy Christmas celebration.

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  • Fr Santhosh, Mangalore

    Wed, Dec 17 2014

    Where did you get that funny name?
    It should be DAYAMATHEYA DEVALAYA (in Kannada).
    Plz reconsider the name.

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  • Prem , mangalore

    Wed, Dec 17 2014

    Congratulations on inauguration of new church.

    Please correct the name at entrance from MARCIYAMMA NAVARA IGARGI TO .....DAYAMATHEYA DEVALAYA.

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  • Prashanth, Fajir

    Wed, Dec 17 2014

    Congratulations Dear Fr. Stany and all the parishioners.... This Splendid Church is symbol and an ornament for your Unity, abled leadership and tireless hard work. Well done... May God bless us all and May our Lady of Mercy intercede for us....

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  • Michael Noronha, Mysore

    Wed, Dec 17 2014

    May Our Lady of Mercy, bless the Parish Priest Fr Stany Pereira, the Parish Council Members, the Parishioners and the donors for building a magnificient house of worship for God. Congratulations for your untiring efforts.

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  • Letitia D Souza, Mangalore, Vancouver

    Wed, Dec 17 2014

    Congratulations to the Parish Priest and all the parishioners who worked extremely hard to build Our Lady of Mercy's church. May the Lord bless all the parishioners' who worked very hard to build this beautiful church. I Pray for special blessings on my dear brother Richard D Souza and fly.

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  • John Monteiro, Mangalore

    Wed, Dec 17 2014

    May god bless your place of worship

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  • Shalom, Udupi

    Tue, Dec 16 2014

    My inlaws native church. Congrats to all.

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