Bhalki Jathrotsava 2019, the Annual Feast of Infant Jesus celebrated at Bhalki, on 8-10 November 2019 was indeed a memorable event. Jathra celebration began with the Benediction followed by procession around Bhalki city on 8th November at 4.00 pm. During the procession, the priests delivered a brief message of the Gospel in three different places in the […]
In view of Bhalki Jathra the Volley ball and Throw ball Tournament was organised at Divya Jyothi School ground, Bhalki on 2nd November 2019. Rev. Fr Santhosh Dais and Rev. Fr Vincent Pereira were the chief guests of the day. 13 teams from various churches participated in the tournament. Talmadige youth won the 1st place in Volleyball […]
GDES had organised Prathibha Karanji in view of Bhalki Jathra for the boarding children of all our Catholich Institutions, which was held on 26th October 2019. About 250 children participated. Children were motivated to grow in faith and wisdom and form themselves for better future.
Rev. Fr Clevan Gomes, the Secretary for the Commission for Youth organised Jeevan Jyothi camp 2019 for three days for the catholic students of 10th Standard on 6-8th October 2019 at Infant Jesus Shrine, Bhalki. 58 students from all over the diocese participated and benefited from this camp. This camp was organised with an objectives of […]
Feast of the Nativity of B.V.M and Girl Child Day was celebrated very meaningfully in all the parishes and centres of Gulbarga Diocese on 8th September 2019. Flower offering, Blessing of the new corn and Sharing and eating the family meals were commonly followed in every centre.
Bhalki Mission team organised a day’s Retreat for the Elderly Persons at Bhalki on 4th August 2019. Rev. Fr Thomas D’Souza celebrated the Eucharist and offered special prayers for the elderly persons.
The July month’s retreat at Bhalki was specially dedicated for the couples. 40 couples participated in the programme. Fr. Deepak Furtado Celebrated the Holy Eucharist. Fr. Joseph Praveen preached the homily and told ” as Jesus sends two by two disciples to preach the word of God to the world, same way the Spirit sends […]
Bishop of Gulbarga announced and invited all the Youth, Parish Priests, and Religious to inaugurate the year of Youth on 9th June, on Pentecost Sunday. All over the diocese the Year of Youth was inaugurated very meaningfully displaying the Logo. Thanks to Fr. Clevan Gomes, The secretary for the commission of Youth.
Fr. Wilbert Lobo, Secretary of the Commission for Catechetics organised a day’s seminar on You Cat for the catechism teachers, Priests , sisters and youth on 5th January 2019 at Bhalki. Rev. Fr Vijay Machado, the Director of Mangala Jyothi Publication, Mangalore, was the resource person of the day. He spoke on importance of catechism, […]
Inter-religious Dialogue forum and United Christian Forum joined to gather to pray in the “Candle Light procession” at Bhalki on 3rd May. Many political and religious leaders participated and condemned the Terror attack on the Churches and Hotels in Shrilanka. They also prayed for the departed souls and those people who are injured. Fr. Clary […]