Year of Faith

year-of-faith-logo-englishOpening Celebration of the Year of Faith and Holy Mass
Date        : 11 October (Thursday) 2012
Place        : St. Mary’s Cathedral
Time        : 7:00 a.m.
(With the Archbishop, Priests, Religious and Faithful)

Monthly Pastoral Letter of the Archbishop
Each month the Archbishop would devote a pastoral letter to priests, religious and faithful. It will be read during the Main Mass on Sundays.

Catechism by the Archbishop
Archbishop will invite young people for monthly  catechism on the last Saturday of each month, basing on YOUCAT, at Archbishop’s house. It will be organized and sponsored by AYA.

Catechism by Parish Priests
Each parish priest will devote weekly an hour of catechism for young people basing on YOUCAT.

Catechism Seminar
A week seminar on Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC) for all priests in the Archdiocese will be conducted. Detail program will be announced.

Penitential Celebrations
During Lent 2013, Penitential celebrations will be arranged in 3 places:

  • St. Mary’s Cathedral
  • St. Rita Church, Maubin
  • National Marian Shrine, Nyaunglebin

It will be organized by Liturgical Commission in collaboration with parish priests of the designated parishes.

Celebration for Vocation
Date        : 7 July 2013 (Sunday)
Place        : St. Joseph’s Catholic Major Seminary, Ygn
Time        : To be announced
Main Participants: Seminarians and Novices
It will be organized by Vocational Promotion Commission in collaboration with the Religious Commission and Major Seminary.

Celebration for Catechists
Date: 29 September 2013
Place: Ss. Peter & Paul Church
Time: To be announced
Main Participants: Catechists and Home Missioners
It will be organized by the Catechists Commission.

Bible Study and Prayers
Family Commission and Bible Apostolate Commission will encourage Bible study and prayers in all families basing on ASIPA.

Closing Celebration of the Year of Faith and Holy Mass (Christ the King Feast)
Date        : 24 November 2013 (Sunday)
Time        : 8:00 a.m.
Place        : St. Mary’s Cathedral

To Study the Catechism of the Catholic Church
Basing on C.C.C, all the Commissions and Religious Communities will study to deepen their Faith.