National Family Retreat held at Thalawila from 16th Sep to 18th Sep, 2016.

The National Family Apostolate Commission of Sri Lanka Organised this programme.  This is the 7th National Family Retreat. His Lordship Bishop Nobert Andradi, OMI, the Chari person, Fr. Clouad Nonis, the National Director, Fr. Eugene Benedict, OMI, the Secretary and other Diocesan directors from 12 Dioceses were present.  There were 3200 participants took part in this programme. It was held at Thalawila for three days, talks were based on Joy of Love – Amoris Laettia, written by Pope Francis on Family Life. Most of the seminar conductors from our oblates of Jaffna Province.  Frs.  Eugene Benedict, S. Anthonymuthu and S.Anpurasa.