By Wilson D'Souza , CT News 

Moodbidri,  April 15 : Bishop Dr Aloysius Paul D'Souza of Mangalore diocese ordained Deacon Nelson Dheeraj Pais of Paladka Parish and eight other deacons as new priests on 14th April, 2015 at Rosario Cathedral , Mangaluru amid the presence of faithful as well as family members of the newly anointed. The Bishop ordained the nine deacons as priests in a traditional style and way of Catholic ordination.

Monsignor Denis Moras Prabhu- Vicar general of the diocese, Fr Joseph Martis - the rector of St Joseph’s seminary, Fr Henry Sequeira -  Chancellor of the Diocese , Fr J B Crasta, the parish priest of Rosario cathedral were present among 158 priests during the ordination.

Fr. Nelson Pais belongs to Saverapura Chapel of Paladka Parish of Moodbidri Deanery and is the son of Victor & Lidwin Pais. He is the second among their three children. Fr. Nelson joined St Joseph’s seminary , Mangaluru in 2007 where he completed his Philosophy and Theology and was ordained Deacon in June, 2014. Fr. Nelson is the 26th Priest from Paladka Parish and 5th from Saverapura Chapel.

 

 

Thanksgiving Mass at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola Paladka

Fr. Nelson celebrated his Thanksgiving Mass at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola Paladka on April 17, 2015 which was witnessed by nearly 50 priests, nuns and a large number of relatives and well-wishers. After the mass, there was a felicitation programme arranged for Fr. Nelson at the Community Hall. On Sunday April 19, Fr. Nelson was honoured by the Parish Priest Rev. Fr. Ivan Rodrigues, Sr. Amala, Vice-President Denis D'mello, Secretary Vincent Pinto and Parishioners. Sr.Gladys of Nithydhar ward who completed 25 years of religious life was also honoured.

 

Thanksgiving Mass at St. Francis Xavier Chapel, Saverapura

On Sunday April 26, Fr. Nelson celebrated his Thanksgiving Mass at Saverapura Chapel. After the mass, there was a felicitation programme arranged for Fr. Nelson. He was honoured by Rev. Fr. Eugene D'Silva and the Priest In-charge Rev. Fr. Rakesh Mathias on behalf of the parishioners.

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