Your services in the diocese are remarkable- Abp. Dr. Joseph Arshad
Rawalpindi (Fr. Nasir William): A seminar was held for all the Clergy of Roman Catholic Diocese of Islamabad/ Rawalpindi On Monday 24th February 2020, at St. Joseph’s Cathedral Lalkurti Rawalpindi. The Theme of the Seminar was “The Priesthood A Gift and a Challenge” almost all the Clergy of the Diocese was Present for this Seminar.
Rev. Fr. Sarfraz Simon the Diocesan Director for the Clergy was the MC of the Seminar. The Seminar started with the Prayer of Rev. Fr. Sylvester Joseph and Rev. Fr. Kamran Younas led the Hymn. Rev. Fr. Patrick Samuel O.F.M. Cap was the resource person. He gave his inputs by the reflections of Church Pontific. He highlighted the meaning of Priestly vocation, priests responsibilities and as well as the expectations of the People from a priest. At the same time he invited the priests to be faithful in their personal prayer life in order to become holy.
After tea break the bishop and priests of the diocese shared the difficulties and Challenges. His Grace Archbishop Dr. Joseph Arshad encouraged the Priests of diocese. He said. “Your services in the diocese are remarkable”. He also appreciated the resource person for the time and effort that he took to share thoughts and experiences with the priests
The seminar end without the Eucharistic Celebration. At the end delicious lunch was served. Here are some pictures of the seminar.