Mangalore: Sunday May 5th 2019, where boys and girls gladded in pure white clothes along with their parents had come with full enthusiasm to receive their First Holy Communion.
29 children of the parish received First Holy Communion. The children actively participated in the liturgy. Readings, Psalm singing, Prayers of faithful were all managed by the communicants.
Parish priest Fr James D’Souza was the main celebrant. Sermon was preached by Fr Faustine Lobo. Asst PP Fr Joswin D’Souza, Fr Lawerence D’Souza from Shimoga, Fr Valerian Rodrigues were the con-celebrants.
After the conclusion of Eucharistic celebrations children were given rosaries and scapular.