The Parish of St. Joseph
the Woker, Sonari organized a seminar for the Catholic Men of the Parish for on
05 May 2018. The theme of the programme was, The Rights and Responsibilities of
a Catholic Father”.
The programme was well
attended by the men of the parish. The animator was Fr. Anthony Xalxo and Fr.
Sanjiv Ekka. The programme covered various aspects of family life especially as
father of a family. Some of the topics that were discussed were: Right and
Responsibilities, Self Discovery, Biological difference between men and women,
Fatherhood in Christian perspective, Responsibility as Laity, Responsible
The programme helped the
participants to become more aware of their responsibility to the family and to
the Church. At the end of the seminar the participants were more resolved to
carry out their responsibilities as Christian Fathers in their own families.
Many of them felt that the seminar was very inspiring and enriching.
The next day was the
parish feast. Rev. Fr. Lazar Kakkassery, the Vicar General of the Diocese of
Dibrugarh was the main celebrant at the Eucharist. There was a Gospel dance
competition after the Holy Mass.