The Katana Our Lady of the Rosary Dominican Seminary was blessed on the 5th of August 2017 by the Episcopal Vicar, Very Rev. Fr. Sam Quintus Perera of the Archdiocese of Colombo. It was attended by the Provincial, Very Rev. Fr. Napolean Sipalay Jr, OP. The Promoter of the Missions, Rev. Fr. Jose Martin Sibug, OP, also graced the occasion. The Dominican sisters, the Dominican laity, and a good number of priests and sisters of the area took part at the occasion.
After the blessing of the seminary, Holy Mass was celebrated by the chief guest. At noon, all those present were treated to lunch.
By Br. Uswatte Liyanage John Clifford Jayantha Perera, OP