Sunday, October 2, 2022

Catholics hold prayer & fast for world peace

DIMAPUR: Heeding to the request of Pope Francis, the Catholic faithful in the Diocese of Kohima observed March 25 as a day of prayer and fast for world peace.
In a press release, Diocese of Kohima informed that the prayer and fast was organised as the world was going through a very difficult and uncertain time, especially in the context of the war between Russia and Ukraine.
Bishop of Kohima Diocese, Nagaland Most Rev. Dr. James Thoppil celebrated the Holy Eucharist in the Cathedral along with priests, religious and lay faithful and carried out the act of consecration after the Holy Eucharist.
The Diocese informed that priests in different Parishes of the Diocese of Kohima celebrated the Holy Mass in their respective places.