Monday, March 02, 2009

Catholics at RPR Landeh celebrate 6th Feastday




The Catholic community at RPR Landeh celebrated the feast of its patron, St. Polycarp, on Saturday evening, 28th February 2009. The Holy Mass, presided by Friar Moses Yap OFM was held on an open ground at Lane 3 of Phase 3, RPR Landeh under the protection of specially erected canopies.

The community of about 350 Catholics came in full strength to mark the occasion.

Mr. Christopher who is the Chairman of the community made a short welcoming speech soon after the celebration of the Eucharist. This was followed by Friar Moses Yap OFM, who thanked the community for their cooperation. After the speeches, the community and guests enjoyed themselves to a fellowship meal and entertainment by the community’s multi-ethnic youths with presentations of songs and cultural dances.

Mr. Barnabas Willie, the Chairman of the Liturgical Committee of St. Ann was also present.