ASIA/TAIWAN - Tai Nan diocese holds solemn closing of Year of the Eucharist with special attention for young people

Friday, 2 December 2005

Kaohsiung (Agenzia Fides) - On Sunday November 30, feast of Christ the King and the last Sunday of the Liturgical year the diocese of Tai Nan celebrated the solemn closing of the Year of the Eucharist. According to Christian Life Weekly published by Tai Pei diocese Sunday masses in parishes were cancelled so that clergy and people could take part in diocesan celebrations, the Rosary, Holy Mass procession with the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction. In view of the celebration and to encourage young Catholics to take part in parish and diocesan life, Saturday and Sunday 19 and 20 were declared Youth Days with performances of music and dance, a Taize Community style prayer vigil and testimony of Christian life. (Agenzia Fides 2/12/2005 Righe: 16 Parole: 136)