Vatican Priest Meets Army Officers at SF-J
[Updated :: 2010-10-23
His Excellency Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Spiteri, the Apostolic Nuncio,
Sri Lanka arrived in the Headquarters Security Forces-Jaffna (SF-J)
for a brief stay on Friday (22.10.2010) morning.
senior Vatican representative was received at the Palaly airstrip
by Vicar General Jaffna Very Rev. Dr. Justin B. Gnanapragasam, Brigadier
General Staff SF-J Brig. B.C.J.A.F. Rodrigo, Brigadier Admin and
Quartering (SF-J) Colonel R. Shammuganadan and several other senior
officers of the SF-J.
was then accompanied to the official residence of the Commander
SF-J where he met some military officers who received his blessing.
Later, Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Spiteri left for Jaffna town to attend
the graduation ceremony of students at the Jaffna Kalaithuthu College
of Aesthetics affiliated to Kalai Kaviri College of Fine Arts in
Principal Kalai Kaviri College of Fine Arts in Thiruchirappalai,
India Rev. Sr. Dr. Margaret Bastine was also in the retinue.