Patron’s Day Celebrated

St. Thomas College , Bhilai celebrated St. Thomas Day  in a solemn manner .One of the twelve apostles  of Jesus Christ , St. Thomas was the torch bearer of education in India .In keeping with the tradition of the college , the patron saint was commemorated by offering holy service. A virtual blessing ceremony was organized by the college . The Principal of the college Dr. M.G.Roymon   accorded  a warm welcome to all and said that it is befitting to commence the new academic  session of the college  by seeking blessings from the patron saint and to pray for the safety and good health of all  during the unprecedented situation. Addressing the Blessing ceremony, Administrator of the college Rt. Rev. Fr. George Varghese Ramban  said that St. Thomas is venerated as the apostle of India and it was appropriate for the college to organize such a virtual function to pay homage to the godly man.   The Manager Bishop of the        College ,His Grace Joseph Mar Dionysius blessed all on the occasion and said that St. Thomas is an epitome of perseverance, truth  and courage. The Patron Saint’s determination made him pioneer in the field of education . His Grace exhorted all to take inspiration from St. Thomas and follow the gospel of universal love. The ceremony was virtually attended by all the faculty members , Management members and students.