Women’s commission organized an orientation and awareness program on Gender Policy of the Catholic Church at ORBIT, Humnabad on 9 July 2022. Fr Stany Lobo and Bishop Robert Michael Miranda were the resource persons of the day. Fr Stany Lobo, Vicar general of the diocese explained to the women the responsibility of women at home, in the church, and in society. He also explained the vision, mission, and Goal of the commission. In his address, the Bishop spoke about the Gender Policy of the Catholic Church-its importance, the situation of women today, during Jesus’ time and in the early church. He also spoke about the Vision, mission, and objectives of the Policy and its guiding principles. As part of his presentation, Fr Victor discussed cancer awareness and combating it. 50 participants attended the program only from the Bidar Deanery.
Lay Evangelizers Meet at Bhalki
A gathering of lay evangelizers was organized at Yesu Nilaya, Bhalki on 17 July 2022 for the purpose of sharing mission experiences and contributing to the service of the Church. The topic shared in the meeting was the need for lay evangelizers in today’s society. At the meeting, Rev. Fr Gerald Sagar, the commission secretary […]
The Sacerdotal Silver Jubilee celebration of Fr Santhosh Dais and Fr Clary D’Souza
The Sacerdotal Silver Jubilee celebration of Fr Santhosh Dais and Fr Clary D’Souza was celebrated on 6 May 2023 at Mother of Divine Grace Cathedral, Gulbarga. Solemn Thanksgiving Mass was offered by Fr Santhosh Dais along with his brother priests of the diocese. Most Rev Robert Miranda broke the Word of God and shared the […]
Leadership Training Programme for the Youth
Karnataka Rajyotsava and Leadership Training programme for the Youth was organized on 1 November, 2021 at Sacred Heart Church, Bidar. Fr Sunil Andrade addressed the youth on the topic of “My Church and Myself”. Mr Sampath Katti dealt on the leadership qualities. Fr Richard Mascarenhas, Sr. Leena, Sr. Lynette, Aleena were present to support the […]