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Colourful Celebrations at Chaldean Feast Day

Catholic Communications, Sydney Archdiocese,
2 Jul 2018

Newly-appointed Melbourne Archbishop Peter A. Comensoli joined Sydney Auxiliary Bishop Richard Umbers at the feast of St Thomas, the patron of the Chaldean & Assyrian Catholic Diocese yesterday.

The Bossley Park event included a Holy Mass offered by His Grace Archbishop Amel Nona followed by a colourful festival celebrated by hundreds of parishioners, many dressed in traditional Chaldean clothes featuring an afternoon of dancing and singing.