Beltangady, August 24: The Karnataka Regional Youth Commission is organizing Yuvajanothsava – the regional youth convention at Christ College Bengaluru from 21st to 25th October. Within the framework of this convention, the journey of the Cross began in the Diocese of Mangalore. On August 7, the ICYM Mangalore Diocese Executive Council presented the KRYC Cross to the Beltangady Deanery during the Deanery Youth Gathering at Ujire Parish.
Fr Ashwin Lohith Cardoza – ICYM Diocese of Mangalore, Anil John Sequeira – President ICYM Diocese of Mangalore, Delitia Asumptha Pereira – Vice President, Terrence Lavy Crasta- Vice President ICYM Karnataka Region, Philomena Fernandes PRO, Sushanth Fernandes – Appointed Member, Fr Praveen D’Souza Director ICYM Beltangady Deanery, Prakash Dsouza President ICYM Beltangady Deanery, Stepy Moras Secretary ICYM Beltangady Deanery, Bureau members of ICYM Beltangady Deanery Council were present during the handover. The KRYC cross will be worn in different parishes and will be kept for prayer.
During the ICYM holy cross journey, unit and deanery directors, animators, unit and deanery executive council members and youth were also present.
The Cross of the Regional Convention will travel throughout the diocese visiting 124 parishes until October 20.
The details of the Sainte-Croix journey are as follows:
August 7 – Deanery of Belthangady
August 13 – Deanery of Puttur
August 19 – Deanery of Saint John Paul II
August 25 – Deanery of Bantwal
August 31 – Deanery of Moodbidri
September 7 – Deanery of Pezar
September 13 – Deanery of Kinnigoli
September 18 – Surathkal Deanery
September 23 – City Deanery
September 29 – Deanship of the Episcopal City
October 5 – South Mangalore Deanery
October 12 – Deanery of Kasargod