BHOPAL : Catholic Council of MP (CCMP) organised a two-day orientation programme and general body meeting at Pastoral Centre. Apostolic Nuncio Archbishop Giambattista Diquqattro was present to interact with the council on various issues pertaining to the Catholic Church, particularly in Madhya Pradesh. Archbishop Leo Cornelio, in his welcome address, said “Mother Teresa is a good example of exercising our faith through social service and uplift of the poor”.
Giambattista Diquqattro said in his address that Indian food was very good but Indian spirituality was better still and “I enjoy the hospitality of Indians. I am encouraged to see many young priests and nuns coming forward to serve the great India.”
The bishops of MP had interactions with heads of religious congregations and members of the council.
The directors of different commissions presented their annual reports. As many as 75 persons and 10 bishops from Bhopal, Khandwa, Indore, Jhabua, Ujjain, Satna, Gwalior, Sagar, Jabalpur and Nagpur attended the meet. There was a group discussion on Family, Media and Faith.