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Monday, March 24, 2014
Migrants in Israel: Lent in the Indian Community
TEL AVIV-JAFFA, saturday March 22. A Lenten one day charismatic retreat was held at Saint Anthony’s Church and Terra Santa School Hall in Jaffa for the indian migrant community in Israël.
Father Tojy, Chaplain for the Indian migrant worker community in the Holy Land, reports:
A Lenten one day charismatic retreat was held at Saint Anthony’s Church and Terra Santa School Hall in Jaffa on Saturday, March 22, 2014. The retreat brought together Malayalam and Konkani speakers. It was led by Father Martin Kalamparambil and his team from the Divine Retreat Centre Kallyan in Mumbai, India.
There was also the opportunity for confession and Holy Mass was celebrated. About 750 people attended this retreat (400 Konkani speakers and 350 Malayalam speakers). Many people experienced divine grace and healing during the retreat. Lunch was served for all those present.
Posted by Al-Bushra Watch at 1:57 PM