The Catholic Bishop’s House and Minor Seminary at Panjala, Puttur was blessed and inaugurated by His Beatitude Mar Baselios Cleemis, Cardinal,Syro-Malankara Church, on January, 28.
Sri M B Patil, the Honorable Home Minister inaugurated the Catholic Bishop’s House. He was overwhelmed and happy to inaugurate it. He appreciated and wished all the Christian Community for their loving services to the humanity.
His Beatitude blessed and inaugurated the Chapel and wished for the success and growth of the people of Puttur in all their future endeavors.
Most Rev. Dr. Geevarghese Mar Makarios , Bishop of Puttur welcomed the gathering .
His Grace the Archbishop of Bangalore Dr Peter Machado said that he is very happy to be amidst all gathered here on this great day. He also made an appeal to the Honorable Home Minister requesting him to please consider the Christian Minority Community in providing all the benefits and facilities from the Government. The Archbishop wished the Bishop and the people of Puttur a great success for the betterment of the diocese.
Msgr. Dr. Eldho Puthenkandathil. Vicar General of Puttur rendered vote of thanks appreciating all the dignitaries for their magnanimous presence. All the three rites Syro-Malankara, Syro-Malabar and Latin Archbishop’s Bishop’s Priest’s Religious Police Commissioner of Puttur Zilla Panchayat President and many other dignitaries and the lay faithful were present on the occasion. The inauguration function concluded with Papal Anthem and National Anthem followed with sumptuous meal.