SHELTI, DECEMBER 19, 2013: It was indeed a joyful evening on 9th December, 2013. Fourteen groups, each group consisting 15 members, from various Parishes and Chaplaincies came together to express their Christmas joy at Shelti Mission.
Each group junior and senior had to sing two Carols each in different languages. The Program began at 6.00 p.m. and ended at 9.30 p.m. Rev. Fr. Valarian D'Souza, the Provincial of Pillar Fathers was the Chief Guest and Fr. Sabastian Mascarehas sfx, Mission Superior of Daman was the guest of honour.
It was indeed a thrilling experience for almost 200 parishners who attended the joyful evening. In his speech the Chief Guest gave a short message of Christmas Love and the Guest of Honor, spoke about how each Christian is invited to share this Love with his/her neighbours. Both praised Fr. Augustine Pereira and Fr. Rixon for organising such a beautiful evening as a preparation for Christmas.