This initiative was taken by Father Stanislaus, the priest of St. Arnold’s Church, in order to send a message of bother hood in all section of communities in Jharsuguda District. Members of different communities present in Jharsuguda were invited along with civil administration of the Jharsuguda to be a part of this celebration.
“We have organized this to give a message that all religion wants Peace. So, in Jharsuguda, for the first time we thought to call everyone and share message of Peace with all through the Christmas celebration.” Said Fr. Stanislaus.
Different Cultural programs were also presented during this celebration highlighting the message of peace, Love and Trust in God.
Members of Vikas Sanchar, the communication centre at Jharsuguda had illustrated the meaning and relevance of Christmas through a captivating Video Presentation.
“In Brajrajnagar, I have visited all the church, but this was first time that I got an invitation from St. Arnold’s Church, Jharsuguda and for the first time I have seen that in this church people from across all communities were present and given a chance to speak. I just feel like I am in heaven. ” said Hafiz Ahmed Ali, a resident of Brajrajnagar.
“Its indeed a good initiative and all the communities present should also follow this and celebrated all festival with everyone and spread message of love, peace and brotherhood together.” said Sandeep Awasthy, resident of Jharsuguda.