2017.11.10 The 30th commemoration of Rev. Fr. Michael Rodrigo OMI, was held at CSR on 10th November
The 30th commemoration of Rev. Fr. Michael Rodrigo OMI, was held at CSR on 10th November 2017. Fr. Michael Rodrigo was an untiring oblate worked towards bettering peasants, awakening the consciousness of poor and the founder of Suba Seth Gedara, a Christian-Buddhist Fellowship and Dialog Centre in Buttala. He was assassinated while celebrating an evening Mass in his little chapel, on November 10, 1987 by an unknown gunman.
The meeting was addressed by the Most Rev. Norbert Marshall Andradi, OMI, Bishop of Anuradhapura and Rev. Fr. Aloysius Peris.