BUKIT MERTAJAM – The annual feast of St. Anne will be celebrated on Saturday Jul 26, 2008. Apostolic Delegate Archbishop Salvatore Pennacchio will be celebrating the feast day Mass and bless the new grotto to Our Lady.
A new prayer book titled, "St. Anne lead us to Jesus, God is only a prayer away" has been published to help all who come seeking her blessings, including non-Catholics, to know her daughter Mary and her grandson Jesus. Contents include: Novena and prayers to St. Anne; Mysteries of the Rosary; Stations of the Cross; Novena to the Divine Mercy.
The 100-page prayer book was compiled by Dr. Marina David; Kevinder Singh designed the cover.
Some 15,000 copies have been printed. Price is RM$5 each. All sale proceeds will go to the mission in Myanmar (RM$4 per book sold, to be disbursed through the Apostolic Nunciature to the church in Myanmar) and to the Bukit Mertajam St. Anne’s Dialysis Centre (RM$1 per book sold).