HOME­COM­ING WEEK­END EVENTS

Jamaica Gleaner - - HOMECOMING WEEKEND -

Fri­day – Oldies Night Satur­day – Nexus Per­form­ing Arts Com­pany and the Catholic Schools in Con­cert

Sun­day – 150th An­niver­sary Thanks­giv­ing Mass

Monday – St Joseph and Dean­ery 6 Sports Day

AS PART of the 150th An­niver­sary cel­e­bra­tions, four ma­jor events were held dur­ing the church’s Home­com­ing Week­end be­tween Oc­to­ber 14-17, 2016. The Home­com­ing Week­end is tra­di­tion­ally cel­e­brated at St Joseph Catholic Church dur­ing the National Heroes Week­end. It is aimed at bring­ing to­gether cur­rent mem­bers of the church, mem­bers in the di­as­pora, to­gether with their friends and fam­i­lies for four days of fun, fel­low­ship and re­lax­ation.

Here are the highlights of the four days:

From left: Dea­con David Yee Sing, Dea­con David Cham­bers, Dea­con Joseph Fung, and Fa­ther Richard Brown, pas­tor of St Joseph Catholic Church.

Most Rev Don­ald Reece, Arch­bishop Emer­i­tus of the Arch­dio­cese of Kingston, was the Cel­e­brant at the St Joseph Catholic Church’s Thanks­giv­ing Mass in cel­e­bra­tion of 150 years of Chris­tian wit­ness held Oc­to­ber 16, 2016.

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