Mangalore, July 25: St Sebastian Church, Permannur as a part of its centenary jubilee celebration organised the Day of Businessmen - 2017, on Sunday, 23rd July at St Sebastian P.U. Hall.
Parish Priest Very Rev. Fr J. B. Saldanha presided over the programme, while Mr Roy Castelino, Mr Ronald Gomes, Rev Fr Edwin Mascarenhas Principal P.U. College, Fr Stany Pinto And Fr Lizel D’Souza Asst PP, Rev Sr Carmine Misquith BS Superior Bethel Convent, Rev Sr Emma Joseph Superior Nirmal Convent, Mr Melwyn C. D’Souza Vice-president and Mr Ronald Fernandes Secretary of Parish Pastoral Council, Mr Demetrius D’Souza and Mr Joslin D’Souza Centenary Jubilee Committee were on the dais.
Rev Fr Edwin Mascarenhas appreciated the business men and asked them to be supportive each other. Mr Roy Castelino shared his business life and called to be innovative and to be sincere in business.
Mr Gomes appreciated the venturing of women in the business line. He also shared his business life and called to be new thinkers in the smart business. Rev Fr Dr J. B. Saldanha spoke and appreciated the contribution spirit and love towards the church mission.
180 business men of the church were felicitated on the occasion. Mr Stany D’Souza, on behalf of the felicitated, thanked the organizers and shared his development in the business life.
Mr Demertius D’Souza welcomed the gathering and introduced the guests while Mr Melwyn C. D’Souza thanked all. Mr Ronald Fernandes compered the program.
Evening ended with fellowship meal.