SPPPG Celebrates 13th Anniversary with pomp & glory
Toronto, Jan 18: The Sts.Peter
and Paul Prayer Group (SPPPG) in Mississauga held its 13th Annual Day celebrations on Sunday, 17th
January 2016. They commenced at 2.00pm with a Thanksgiving Holy
Mass, celebrated by Fr.Charles, an associate pastor of Sts. Peter and Paul church assisted by Deacon Sarfaraz
Pinto. Fr. Charles delivered a meaningful homily based on the gospel theme ‘Wedding at
Cana!’. The angelic choir conducted by Olympio Fernandes,
consisting of SPPPG members, added solemnity to the occasion.
After the Mass, at
4.30pm, a fellowship program was arranged at renowned Payal Banquet Hall to celebrate the Annual
Day. The servant leader Olympio Fernandes delivered a welcome
address to the full-house gathering.
The presence of special guests of honor Fr.Edwin Gonsalves, Rector - St.Augustine’s Seminary -
Toronto, three young seminarians, Deacon Sarfaraz Pinto & Hazel D’Souza added glitter to the prayer group
The fun-filled spiritual games organized by Theresa Passanha and number of door prizes made the
anniversary program a memorable one!
celebrations ended with a sumptuous and delicious dinner. Address of gratitude proposed by Olympio Fernandes to Fr.Charles,
Fr.Edwin, Hazel D’Souza, Deacon Sarfaraz and members various ministries. He also proposed a vote of thanks to
all who contributed to the success of the prayer group during the past thirteen years.
The whole show was ably compered by ace compere Theresa Passanha.