Bible Seminar held

A Bible Seminar was held under the auspicious of the National Council of YMCAs of Bangladesh, at the YMCA Training Centre, Savar on 16 & 17 April 2004 with a view to provide basic theological conception to the youth and make them enlightened in Christian Teachings and Spirituality. Around 30 participants from different Local YMCAs have participated at the Seminar.

Mr. Marcel A. Gomes, President of National Council of YMCAs of Bangladesh was the Chief Guest of the Opening Ceremony. While the National General Secretary Mr. Duncan Chowdhury and the Chairman of Bangladesh Fund for Advancement of Theology, Right Reverend Bishop B D Mondol were also present in the Seminar.

Four topics had been selected to deal with at the Seminar. The topics covered at the training conference were, "Canonisation of the Holy Bible", "The Gospels of the Holy Bible","Contextualisation of the Holy Bible", "The Holy Bible in Our Everyday Life". Rev. Birbal Halder, Rev. Martin Adhikary, Pastor Liton Mrong and Fr. Elias Palma conducted the sessions respectively.