Mysuru, Jun 10: The fifth day of novena devotion preceding the annual feast of St Anthony was held on June 10 at St Anthony's Basilica, Dornahalli.
Dr Bernard Moras, apostolic administrator, diocese of Mysore celebrated the Eucharistic and the co-celebrant Fr Martin M, parish priest, St Sebastiane's Church, Kushalnagar preached the sermon. Fr N T Joseph, rector, St Anthony's Basilica Dornahalli and Fr Praveen Pedru, administrator, St Anthony's Basilica Dornahalli Mysore were the co-celebrants.
At the end of the Mass, novena was held in honour of St Anthony, during which the special intercession of the session was sought for the various needs and prayer intentions of the devotees.
Procession of the holy statue of St Anthony organised after the Mass and benediction of the holy Eucharist was conducted.