Udupi: Oct. 19:The feast of St Christopher, the Patron of vehicle riders, was celebrated on Sunday the 15th of October, 2017, at St John the Evangelist Church, Pangla, Shankerpura.
Christopher means one who carries Christ. The Eucharistic Mass was celebrated at 7:00 in the morning and after the Mass all the vehicles brought by the parishioners were blessed by the Parish Priest, Rev. Fr Ferdinand Gonsalves and asst. Parish Priest, Rev. Fr. Royson fernandes. The arrangement for the parking of the vehicles was done by the ICYM Shankerpura.
Prayers were offered for the safety of the drivers and riders.
May St. Christopher intercede to God to protect us from all the dangers that we encounter on our journey.