Presbyteral Meeting held on 23rd October 2017

Rev. Fr. Edmund Tillekeratne Sun, Mar 10, '2019


His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith addressing the gathering stressed the need to face new challenges that come on our way in evangelization.  He mentioned that modern movements such as Consumerism, individualism, Hedonism, Minimalism have crept into the lives of people. He emphasized the to have trust in God in all the work that is carried out as priests.

 

Church by its very nature is missionary and if the Church does not carry out its missionary activities it ceases to be the Church, he added. Further he elaborated the concept of being a missionary alluding to Jesus as the greatest missionary

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