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Don Bosco Youth Group Meet 2013 at Nongstoin, West Khasi Hills

By Cl. David Marwein sdb
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Shillong, Aug. 14. The Salesian parish of Pyndengrei, Nongstoin, under the patronage of St. Peter the Apostle, organized a two day seminar for the Don Bosco Youth Group of the four Salesian parishes in Nongstoin diocese from 10th to 11th of August 2013. It dealt with three themes: 1. Youth and the Faith, 2. Youth and the Church and 3. Don Bosco Youth Group and Today's Society.
The first day of the seminar was made grand by the presence of the South Asia Salesian Missionaries. They were cordially welcomed by the youth in their cultural attire and music. A short felicitation program was organized for them. The event was also graced by the presence Rt. Rev. Victor Lyngdoh, Bishop of Nongstoin. In the evening there was adoration and confessions for the participants followed by supper and camp fire.

A strong foundation for Day Two was laid by peaceful meditation and morning prayer. The Holy Eucharist was solemnized and presided over by the Bishop of Nongstoin. The presence of the Economer General of the Salesian congregation, Br. Jean Paul Muller sdb, added solemnity to the occasion.

The youth leaders of the region was at the forefront of the organization of the event. A short and meaningful cultural program brought the seminar to its logical conclusion. A powerful message was conveyed to the youth by Fr. Paul Olphindro Lyngkot sdb the Vice Provincial of Silchar, exhorting them to be responsible young people.

The resource persons for the youth meet were Fr Paul Olphindro Lyngkot sdb (Vice Provincial), Fr Gedwin Warbah sdb and Fr Anthony Kharkongor sdb.  About 350 youngsters participated.
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