in      
Reserved Area

News 2010

CHANGE TEXT A A A
Join 360° view forum
Join 360° view forum
 
Previous  |  Next
Printable View Print News   Mail to Friend Mail to Friend  Comment on News Mail to Benny James

The Visit of His Eminence Telesphore Cardinal Toppo to DBCMaram


By College Reportr
Dimapur, Feb. 22. Maram 22 February: 22nd February 2010 was a red-letter day for Don Bosco College, Maram, with presence of His Eminence Telesphore Cardianl Toppo, the Arch Bishop of Ranchi. ''This is the first time that a Cardianl has ever set foot in Maram'' said Fr. Benny James, the Principal of Don Bosco College in his welcome address.
The first-ever tribal cardinal of the Catholic Church was accorded a traditional welcome with the Naga warriors accompanying him.  The solemn mass at the jam-packed college auditorium began with the nimble steps of Naga lasses and lads.  The Cardinal exhorted the students to ''Live only for Jesus, love only Jesus and give only Jesus.''
The day also was marked with a grand cultural programme in honour of his Eminence. He appreciated the spectacular performances of the students at the show. He told the students that 'time is life' and challenged them 'to dream big and be the best.' Fr. James Poonthuruthil, the Salesian Provincial of Dimapur Province, speaking on the occasion explained about the role of the cardinal in the Catholic Church as the close collaborator of the Pope. The visit of the Cardinal will remain ever fresh in the heart and mind of every Bosconian.
Previous  |  Next
CHANGE TEXT A A A

Comments






More News in EDUCATION DEPT

WHO Features Research by Salesian Higher Education Institutes
Faculty Development Programme (FDP) for Don Bosco Institutions
Don Bosco Alumnus from India Judge Invention Convention US Nationals
Alumni Association Social Network to Fight Against COVID
Webinar on Implementation of National Education Policy 2020
Rate this
Current Rating
3.0



BIS is the information service of the Salesians of Don Bosco in South Asia.
The information available on the site is posted by the online registered Salesians in the South Asia Region and are approved by their respective Province BIS Coordinators.


This site is best viewed with Mozilla Firefox and/or Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 + at a minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768


NEWS SEARCH
Search
Province
Classification

Are you a friend of Don Bosco?
Yes


RSS Feeds RSS Feeds