“Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,”
All Christ’s faithful are obliged by divine law, each in his or her own way, to do penance. The Church,
however, prescribes some days when all the faithful are in a special manner to devote themselves to prayer,
to engage in works of piety and charity and to deny themselves, especially by observing the fast and
Simla Chandigarh Diocese has a long history. The Archdiocese
of Simla was created in 1910 when it was separated from the Archdiocese of Agra,
the mother diocese of all North India. Very Rev. Fr. Anselm E.J. Kenneally O.F.M.
Cap. Superior General....