The Claretian missionaries held a Word Conference on the theme of “The Biblical Perspective of Synodality” on October 28 at St. Claret Seminary, Kattuwa, Sri Lanka.
This conference was organized for participants in the Sinhala language.
As many as 21 priests, nuns, and laypeople from various groups benefited from this conference.
Father Daya S. Welikadarachi (Colombo), Father Uppul (Kurunegala), and Father Arosh Appuhamy (Chilaw) were the resource persons.
Fathers Royestan, Danushka, and Joy Mariaratnam served as the moderators of the sessions from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Claretians are also known as the Congregation of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Saint Anthony Mary Claret founded the congregation on July 16, 1849, in Spain.
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