28 receive Holy Spirit at DB Tuem

Infancio J. Pires SDB
06 Jan 2020
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Faith Formation

Archbishop Filipe Neri with Parish priests and confirmation candidates

On January 3, 2020 Twenty eight young people of St. Francis Xavier Church, Tuem received the Holy Spirit at the Sacrament of Confirmation from Archbishop of Goa and Daman Filipe Neri Ferrão at a grand and holy service.

Archbishop Filip Neri Ferrao, was welcomed by the priests, parishioners and the candidates receiving the sacrament of Confirmation culminating with a selfie.

At 4 pm the solemn Eucharist began with a short procession. In his homily the Archbishop Neri, addressing the candidates for confirmation and the congregation as a whole, spoke about the significance and procedure of the sacrament of Confirmation. He also spoke about going out in service basing oneself on the Gospel chosen for the day and the theme of the pastoral year, Go and Do Likewise.

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