Inaugural Lenten Education Programme for Teachers

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teachersThe Commission for Education of the Priory of Sri Lanka held its first-ever training workshop for Catholic Teachers in the Kandy Zone on Sunday, the 22nd of March 2015 at the Montefano Retreat House. This workshop was held in collaboration with the Ministry of Education – Isurupaya. Teachers from St. Anthony’s College Kandy, St. Benedict’s College Kandy, Good Shepherd Convent Kandy, St. Sylvester’s College Kandy were among the 50 participants. The theme for this inaugural workshop was “The Hallmarks of Benedictine Education”. The day began with a concelebrated Holy Mass by the Two Rectors of St. Anthony’s and St. Benedicts joined by Rev. Fr. Gregory Fernando OSB – Assistant Director – Religious Education of the Ministry of Education – Isurupaya. It was encouraging to see the participation of many Catholic Teachers. The Commission for Education of the Priory convey their heartfelt thanks to Rev. Fr. Anselm Fonseka OSB – the parish priest of Rajagiriya and the Rev. Fr. Gregory Fernando OSB of the Education Ministry for their guidance and financial assistance.

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