Sep 8 : Nativity feast was celebrated with devotion at Holy Redeemer Church Belthangady. Rev Fr Maxim Rosario Estate Manager Diocese of Mangalore blessed the new corn and said that the God takes care of his creation through nature providing basic food from time to time and it’s our duty to protect it.
The blessed corn and statue of Mother Mary was carried through procession from Church Road and solemn Eucharist was celebrated.
In his homily Rev Fr Jason Monis, Principal Holy Redeemer English Medium School highlighted the importance of family. Quoting Pope Francis , he said that Family is not a problem but it’s an vocation. Mother Mary calls us to live our family life and vocation according to the will of God.
Rev Fr Bonaventure Nazareth Parish Priest , Rev Fr Arun Dsouza S J concelebrated.
Rev Fr Bonaventure Nazareth thanked every one who helped to make the celebration meaningful.
The vehicles were blessed after the mass and sweet and sugarcane was distributed to the devotees.