SEMINAR ON TEN COMMANDMENTS

SEMINAR ON TEN COMMANDMENTS

The Catechetical Unit of Rachol Seminary (C.U.R.S.) organized a half a day seminar, in the afternoon, for the catechists at Rachol Seminary on 22nd July 2018. The auditorium was packed to its capacity by catechists from 45 different parishes. The programe was set into motion, invoking the presence of the Lord, by Sems. Roshan Fernandes and Myron Fernandes. The superior of the Rachol Seminary, Rev. Dr. Aleixo Menezes welcomed the august gathering. In his address he stressed on the importance of faith formation and to impart the knowledge gained from such opportunities to others. The theme chosen for this seminar was,“Ten Commandments.” Three seminarians from Third Year Theology Course, deliveredthe three sessions, with deeper understanding of the Ten Commandmentsin the light of the scripture, also its meaning and practical application for our lives. The first three commandments were expounded by Sem. Aidan Fernandes. Sem. AlfiD’Cruz deliberated on the next three commandments and Sem. Sanford Rodrigues explained the remaining four commandments. The gathering was also kept active with live music and action songs in between the sessions by talented musicians from the seminary. Rev. Fr. Socorro Colaço, animator of C.U.R.S., also spoke on the occasion. The participants returned home happily, filled with new insights. Sem. AshliffCorreia, compered for the occasion with light moments donning in the character of Moses while Sem. FrankyFernandes was the cog in the wheel.