Mar 9, 2011, 2:46 PM
The Star of the Sea at the Stella Maris Parish of Bakau yesterday celebrated their feast day with a
Bishop Robert Ellison CSSp led the Mass with hundreds of worshippers that lined the outside of the Church.
Bishop Ellison CSSp said in his sermon that when Saul got to
Acts of the Apostles he said tells man about the early Church including the extraordinary story of Saul's conversion where Jesus shouted saying, "Why are you persecuting me?" Bishop said there were no other important Christian figures then. "Paul realised he had to go to Jerusalem to meet the big wigs, to see if he could get the approval to continue his mission given to him by Christ".
Bishop Ellison said after Stephen's death, Saul went from house to house for total persecution and he later got his total conversion to Christianity. "Bernabas we are told explained to the other apostles what had taken place on the way to
Bishop said the message reached
Lawrence Bruce the Parish Pastoral Council Chairman gave the vote of thanks as the day continued in joy amidst lots of food.