Titular feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus celebrated at Madanthyar Church on Friday June 28, 2019 at 10:30pm. Prior to the solemn Eucharistic celebration the Relic of St Faustina which was brought from Poland was taken in procession inside the church and it was blessed and installed by Most Rev Bishop Aloysius Paul DSouza, Bishop Emeritus of Mangaluru Diocese. During the Eucharistic celebration, Fr Allwyn Richard Dsouza preached the homily and highlighted the message of the Sacred of Jesus.
Sacred Heart of Jesus church at Madanthyar has a history of over 125 years of its existence and over to her years, it has grown spiritually and with the devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Recently a Shrine was erected in the name of Sacred Heart of Jesus. Fr Basil Vaz, Parish priest, had gone to Poland and brought the Relic of St Faustina from whom the devotion of Divine Mercy had started. This relic of St Faustina is first of its kind in India.
During the solemn celebration large number of priests and faithful were present.