Mekelle: The community of Don Bosco Mekelle had a beautiful moment of the Feast day celebrations of Immaculate Conception on Saturday 10th December 2016 together with the religious communities in Mekelle.
The Feast day celebrations began in the Aspirantate chapel with the Holy Eucharist presided over by Abba Teum Berhe the parish priest of Mekelle. In his homily he spoke extensively about the history of the Immaculate Conception and its significance in the life of every Christian and all the more for every religious. After the Mass followed the blessing of the newly constructed "Don Bosco Resort", a new initiative which was realized to mark the 40th anniversary of the presence of Don Bosco in Makelle. The resort has been realized with an exclusive help from some vietnamese benefactors and Brother Cesare from PDO. Around 6.30 pm there were different competitions held among the sodality teams of the seminarians which was accompanied by beautiful dramas, dances, quiz and songs on Mary performed by the aspirants. It was really a moment of "Salesian serenade" in honor of our Blessed Mother. The gathering concluded with a sumptuous supper for all the invited guests. News reported by Abba Luan SDB