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A Reflection of the Priesthood

"For you have one Father, who is in heaven."

Thursday evening continued weekly gathering of the seminarians of Mar Abba the Great and the monks of St. Joseph Chaldean Monastery in attending a formation class held by His Excellency Mar Bawai Soro on the priesthood and the religious life; a well-informed hour lecture on growing and developing in their vocations. Following the formation class, the seminarians and the monks also had the privilege of receiving a well-elaborated speech on passages in the Holy Bible from His Excellency Mar Sarhad Yawsip Jammo, explaining the teachings of our Lord Jesus Christ. He expressed the importance of being a reflection of our Father in heaven, a mirror image to His teachings in the priesthood. His Excellency also joined and led the routine dedication of holy hour adoration of our Lord as well as evening and sawma (lent) prayers which all took place at the Seminary of Mar Abba the Great.