Most Rev Dr Aloysius Paul D’Souza the Bishop of Mangalore offered the Eucharistic celebration in honour of Relic of Saint Anthony at Milagres Church grounds and preached on the right use of speech. Saint Antony who made use of the tongue to preach the Word of God. And today even after eight centuries of his death God has preserved his tongue fresh, he said.
Thirty priests from and around the city of Mangalore concelebrated the Holy Mass. Three thousand people participated in the thanks giving mass in honour of the great Wonder Worker. After the Holy Mass bread was distributed to all the devotees.