Feast of saint Francis Xavier celebrated at chapel in R. A. Puram

The solemnity of saint Francis Xavier was celebrated on the 3rd of December 3 at the chapel dedicated to the saint on K. M. N. Street in R A. Puram.

There was a car procession from Our Lady of Guidance Church to the chapel. Holy Mass was celebrated at 6 pm by Fr. Basil Xavier and the homily was delivered by Fr. Antonysamy, former parish priest of Our Lady of Guidance parish.

Old timers here say that this chapel can trace its roots to the 17th century. It has been modified and was renovated recently.
– Report by Juliana Sridhar . Photo: Sridhar