On the 6th of December 2017, the college celebrated the annual Carol Service, ”Rejoice O’ Favoured Ones” in a most glamorous manner.
The event was graced by the presence of His Lordship, the Bishop of Kurunegala, Rt. Rev. Fr. Harold Anthony Perera. After the traditional lighting of the oil lamp, Rev. Fr. Niranjan Wijerathne lead the assembly in prayer.
After the singing of the College Anthem, the audience took their seats and the President of the Catholic Students’ Federation, Mast. Akesh Perera delivered the welcome speech.
After a couple of songs, Rev. Fr. Principal rose for the proclaiming of the Gospel. This was followed by a speech from His Lordship, the Bishop of Kurunegala, appreciating the College’s effort to pull off this event.
The next hour passed with harmonious carols from the school choir and the distribution of awards for the winners of the competitions organized.
The Tokens of Appreciation were presented to the main Guests. The vote of thanks was delivered by Mast. Akila Deshapriya, Secretary of the Catholic Students’ Federation and the event ended with the Hymn to St. Anthony.
Young Antonian Reporter,
Zaid Bin Hussain.
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