Miao Diocese Forms Tirap District Catholic Association

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18th February 2015 will go down as an important day in the History of the Diocese as it witnessed a gathering of Catholic Lay Leaders from Tirap, Changlang and Lohit of east Arunachal Pradesh for a Prayer Meet at Kristu Jyothi Niwas, Tinsukia.

The 19 delegates gathered from the three Districts also formed the Tirap District Catholic Association, a District Unit of the Miao Diocesan Catholic Association.  It is worth mentioning here that the Church in Arunachal Pradesh had its humble beginning in Tirap District and that the growth of the Church in this part of our country owes a lot to the strong faith of the people in this District.

The Prayer Meeting was animated by the veteran Catholic and political leader  Mr. Wanglat Lowangcha, Bishop George and Mr. Yangli Homtok, the General Secretary of the Diocesan unit.

The Diocese of Miao extends its heartiest congratulations to the newly eleced members the Tirap District Catholic Association and wishes them all the best.