27th CBCI General Body Meeting Souvenir Now Available for SaleBangalore, June 12: The final copy of CBCI General Body Meeting (GBM) 2006 Souvenir released during the public function on 12 February 2006 is now available for purchase, the Archbishop of Bangalore announced.
Edited by Dr. Sr. Elizabeth C.S. sjt, Vice Principal of the Jyothi Nivas Autonomous College Bangalore, the 250 page plus souvenir printed on quality paper and dedicated to the memory of late Pope John Paul II, collects together the messages, addresses, homilies, papers and presentations made at the CBCI GBM. It is also replete with photos and additional sections on outreach initatives, Karnataka's popular places of devotion and a mini-directory of the Indian Bishops.
The copy of the Souvenir may be obtained from the Archbishop’s House at Benson Town or from the following parishes of the Bangalore Archdiocese : St. Patrick's Church (Brigade Road), Infant Jesus Church (Viveknagar), St. Mary's Basilica (Shivajinagar), Ascension Church (St. Mary's Town), Assumption Church (Rajajinagar), St. Francis Xavier (Coles Park Cathedral), Christ the King Church (Malleswaram), Sacred Heart Church (Richmond Town), Good Shepherd Church (Murphy Town), Holy Ghost Church (Richards Town), St. Anthony's Church (Madivala). The cost of the souvenir is Rs. 150/-
160 Bishops of India, had gathered at St. Peter’s Pontifical Seminary, Bangalore, for the 27th General Assembly of the Catholic Bishops Conference of India (CBCI), from 8th - 15th February 2006 to pray, reflect and discuss on the theme, "Catholic Education and the Church’s Concern for the Marginalized".