29 September, 2023, 3:12 am Central - 21°C Rain

Sacred Heart Cathedral celebrates Mother's Day and Girmit Day

Sacred Heart Cathedral celebrates Mother's Day and Girmit Day

By Iliana Biutu
Sunday 14/05/2023
Sacred Heart Cathedral today celebrate Mother's Day and Girmit Day as part of the mass

The Sacred Heart Cathedral today celebrated Mother's Day and Girmit Day as part of their Mass.

The President of the Saint Agnes Parish Indian Mandali Community, Shamal Mani says today's Mass is a great achievement for the Mandali, as the Sacred Heart Cathedral acknowledged the Girmitiyas.

Mani says they were are so grateful that they were invited to participate in today's service.

She adds they are looking forward to the reconciliation service at 2pm, to acknowledge the hard work of their ancestors.

The Head of the Catholic Church in Fiji, Archbishop Peter Loy Chong encouraged the people present in the Mass to pray for the healing of the Indo-Fijian brothers and sisters, as they remember the stories of the Girmit history.

He also reminded everyone to show God’s love by loving one another as they head into another week.


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