46th Diocesan Congress underway at Sannat
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The 46th Diocesan Congress of the Society of The Holy Name of God is taking place all this week in the village of Sannat.
This Congress takes place every year in different villages and after 14 years, this year it is the turn of Sannat.
The main event will take place on Sunday the 26th of April, at 8.30am, with a Concelebration Mass lead by his Excellency Mons. Mario Grech, the bishop of Gozo.
At 5.00pm there will be a procession with the statue of The Good Shepherd starting from near the local school to St Margaret Square, the Boys Scouts and the local band Santa Margerita V.M. amongst others will be participating in this procession.
At 5.30pm the program continues in the square in front of the Church Parvis, opening the cermony will be Canon Tarcisio Camilleri Archpriest of Sannat. In attendance there will also be the Chaplain and Bishop Grech and both will be participating.
At 6.30pm another procession with the Holy Sacrament and then the Benediction will take place. Finally the event will close with the National Anthem.
For those homebound persons who cannot attend, these events will be broadcasted on the local radio Radju Margerita on 96.1 FM and streamed on the internet on the parish website at www.sannatparish.com. Radio stations throughout Gozo and Radju Marija will also be transmitting the event.