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Cathedral distributes Holy Spirit gifts
3000 dove shapes handed out faith formation for parishionersAltar boys handing over rosary shapes in Lahore Cathedral
- ucanews.com reporter, Lahore
- June 14, 2011
Every Pentecostal Sunday, the altar boys distribute card doves at the end of the Mass. Each of the multicolored doves has one of the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit inscribed on it. More than 1,000 doves were given out at the conclusion of the liturgy on Sunday.
â€śClose your eyes and pick a dove. It will guide you throughout the year â€“ and no peekingâ€ť, instructed Vicar- General Father Andrew Nisari instructed parishioners.
â€śCatholics take these gifts as a reassurance. They need help from the Holy Spirit to cope with extremism and terrorism,â€ť Father Nisari said.