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 […]
Faith formation camps were organized all over the diocese of Gulbarga. Catechism Lesson were prepared by the Diocesan Catechetical Commission Team, and every team has taken keen interest in the formation of the children in their respective parishes. Children were taought basic prayers, Scriptural passages from the Acts of the Apostles and the lessons prepared […]
The faithful of Yenkur and Davargav villages of Bhalki centre were visited by Bishop on 10th March 2019. People welcomed the Bishop in a traditional way. Thereafter Holy Eucharist was celebrated in the both villages. Faithful were given an opportunity to express their views regarding their faith formation. Bishop congratulated and instructed the faithful regarding […]
Bishop of Gulbarga paid his pastoral visit to Bhalki Church on 24th February 2019,Sunday. Rev Fr Clary Dsouza, The Director of Holy Redeemer Church, Bhalki received Bishop with great joy. After the prayer service in the Church, Bishop instructed the faithful regarding faith and Morals. Bishop met faithful of Bhalki, Priests, Sisters, Pastoral Council members, […]
Fr. Sunil Mankare, The Secretary of The Bible commission organized opne day seminar at Bhalki Church aon 16th Feb 2019. Fr Gerlad Sagar, Fr. Thomas D’Souza , Fr. Sunil Mankare were the resource persons who motivated the parish representatives to participate in the liturgy more meaningfully. 35 members from various parishes gathered and benefited from this […]