By Augustine Kambuzi Banda
Right Reverend Bishop John Ryan has urged seminarians at St Patrick’s seminary to emulate the life of St Patrick the patron saint of the seminary.
The bishop said seminarians are to be humble, prayerful and persevere to pass through many challenges the world is facing today.
Bishop Ryan said this when he visited the seminary on a feast of St Patrick the patron saint of the seminary.
Speaking in an interview with Media Bishop Ryan said the world today is engulfed with a lot of challenges and disagreement which leads to war and destruction of the environment.
He said the solution to such problems is to prepare people who are humble, prayerful and perseverance so that they can heal the world which is crying.
“We know that there are a lot of challenges in the world today but I urge you (seminarians) to follow the three virtues humbleness, prayerful and perseverance which pope Francis ask us.
You are the future priests and ministers who will be able to heal the world which is crying”, Added the Bishop.
Every year St Patrick’s Minor Seminary in Rumphi celebrate the feast of St Patrick the patron saint of the seminary.