Photos : Stanly Bantwal
Mangaluru, Jan 6 : Thousands of faithful participated in the annual Eucharistic procession of Mangaluru diocese, held from Milagres Church to Rosario Cathedral on Sunday January 5, 2020.
Prior to the procession, Mass was offered by bishop of Mangaluru diocese Dr Peter Paul Saldanha at Milagres Church. Dr Aloysius Paul D'Souza, Bishop Emiratus, was the co-celebrant.
The procession led by the Bishop culminated at Rosario Cathedral where adoration was held. Bishop delivered a meaningful homily highlighting the importance of Eucharistic procession.
After the adoration, the Bishop unveiled the logo of Year of Life 2020 of the diocese. At the same time, he marked the conclusion of the Year of Youth 2019. Leon Lyod Saldanha, president, ICYM central committee briefed on the activities conducted in Year of Youth 2019.
Fr J B Crasta, parish priest, Rosario Cathedral, priests from various parishes and religious congregations, and religious sisters and brothers attended the procession in large numbers.