Catholics of Loubiere offer prayers for the nation.

first_imgFaithLifestyleLocalNews Catholics of Loubiere offer prayers for the nation. by: – June 3, 2011 Share 82 Views   one comment Share Sharing is caring!center_img Tweet Share Photo credit: danheller.comHundreds of pilgrims from Loubiere and its environs converge on the Holy Spirit Chapel this week for the 2011 Novena in honour of the Holy Spirit.The novena commenced on Thursday to Friday 10th June with the theme ‘The Holy Spirit will teach us all things’.Each night ,the faithful will reflect on various sub themes  using the apostle Paul’s first and second letters to Timothy as the reference scripture passage. Preachers for the Novena include :Fr Conan Shillingford, Fr Jude Nkem , Fr Peter Wamutitu,Fr Rodney Olive and Fr Vanty Auguiste .The novena begins at 6.30 nightly with Holy Spirit Chaplet, followed by the Novena prayer for the day and the litany to the Holy Spirit. This will be followed by the celebration of the Holy Eucharist  during which the teaching will be delivered. The Holy Spirit Novena provides the faithful with an opportunity for  intense  prayer and reflection on  the diverse need of the nation . It is strongly felt that through such  powerful intercessions, that God will bring true  healing to our nation and create  an environment of love ,peace and joy. The Holy Spirit Novena is in   preparation for the celebration of the Feast of Pentecost . On Sunday June 12th catholics worldwide celebrate this  great feast of Pentecost . Pentecost is the day when Christ filled the church with the power of his spirit and sent it out into the world to bring his peace ,joy,and forgiveness to all mankind . Christians celebrate this feast as the birthday of the church.Dominica Vibes Newslast_img read more