December 25, 2013 : ICYM St. Ignatius Church Paladka celebrated Christmas with the parishioners. ICYM National Youth Director Fr. Franklin D’Souza was present for the program. After the Christmas mass cake and snakes were organised for the people. Youth conducted housie and cake draw. Parish Priest Fr. Ivan thanked all the youth for keeping parish community vibrant always. Fr. Franklin in his message stressed that we should share our joy with everyone. Especially with those who are not able to celebrate Christmas due to ill health or loss of dear ones.