|Two young dancers from his mission gave |
the gift of classical Indian dance to Fr. Varghese
(second from right) and his faithful,
after Mass on Fr. Varghese's September 11 birthday.
|Area families, orphans, and widows |
celebrated Fr. Varghese's birthday with a
special meal at Sacred Heart Mission.
Fr. Varghese celebrated his September 11th birthday by offering a meal to his faithful, orphans and widows, and to poor fishermen's families who live along the coast. He gave saris to needy widows and celebrated Mass with four visiting priest friends from his Diocese of Visakhapatnam.
|Friends in the U.S. sent this birthday greeting.|
Happy Birthday, Fr. Varghese!
|A pastor in America shared vestments from his closet for |
Fr. Varghese to bring home.
|A visiting priest friend brought along this balloon.|
|Birthday gifts included a sharing of saris with mission widows.|
|Children line up join Fr. Varghese for a birthday meal.|
|Fellow missionaries traveled to Sacred Heart Mission to |
concelebrate Mass on Fr. Varghese's birthday.