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ARCHDEACON STENIO ANDRE WELCOME
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M R PURRYAG PRESIDENT OF MAURITIUS AND FORMER PRESIDENT KARL OFFMAN PRESENT
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ARCHBISHOP IAN ERNEST READING A BIBLE VERSE ON THE ENGRAVED GLASS PAGE
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A Thanksgiving Service for the Bicentenary of the Bible Society was held at St James Cathedral on Wed 14 Nov 2012 in the presence of M K Purryag President of Mauritius and M K Offman former President , and various Church Leaders . Archbishop Ian Ernest gave the Homily and recalled the roots of the Mauritius Bible Society which were planted by Anglicans who shared generously the Bible with all the nations in Mauritius and the Churches today are all united around the Bible. ( photos LOCK SON )
 
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November 14, 2012

[Diocese of Mauritius - Indian Ocean] Psa 119:1 Happy are those whose lives are faultless, who live according to the law of the LORD.
Psa 119:2 Happy are those who follow his commands, who obey him with all their heart.
Psa 119:3 They never do wrong; they walk in the LORD's ways.
Psa 119:4 LORD, you have given us your laws and told us to obey them faithfully.
Psa 119:5 How I hope that I shall be faithful in keeping your instructions!
Psa 119:6 If I pay attention to all your commands, then I will not be put to shame.
Psa 119:7 As I learn your righteous judgments, I will praise you with a pure heart.
Psa 119:8 I will obey your laws; never abandon me!
Psa 119:9 How can young people keep their lives pure? By obeying your commands.
Psa 119:10 With all my heart I try to serve you; keep me from disobeying your commandments.
Psa 119:11 I keep your law in my heart, so that I will not sin against you.
Psa 119:12 I praise you, O LORD; teach me your ways.
Psa 119:13 I will repeat aloud all the laws you have given.
Psa 119:14 I delight in following your commands more than in having great wealth.
Psa 119:15 I study your instructions; I examine your teachings.
Psa 119:16 I take pleasure in your laws; your commands I will not forget.
Psa 119:17 Be good to me, your servant, so that I may live and obey your teachings.