Russia - Christmas celebrations in Salesian communities of Yakutsk and Aldan

09 January 2018

Yakutsk, Russia - December 2017 - The Salesian community of Yakutsk celebrated Christmas with a solemn mass on the evening of December 24, followed by a meeting with Catholics and people from other religious confessions. On December 25, the Salesian community, with the young men of the oratory and collaborators, visited a care center for the elderly to animate Christmas for its roughly 300 guests and have lunch with them. In the evening there was a Christmas concert and traditional Yakutsk songs sung at the Salesian parish. In Aldan, the Salesians celebrated Christmas by hosting five young people from the nearby orphanage.


ANS - “Agenzia iNfo Salesiana” is a on-line almost daily publication, the communication agency of the Salesian Congregation enrolled in the Press Register of the Tibunal of Rome as n 153/2007.

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