The feast of the Miraculous Cross was celebrated with pomp and gaiety at Bethlehem Society, Bharne-Karwar on Friday. The high mass was held at 11 a.m. Close to 1500 devotees from Goa itself attended the feast. Fr Salvador Coutinho, in his homily stressed on the Cross and said that we have to bear our Cross of life with joy and patience. The Miraculous Cross feast also coincides with the feast of Rosa Mystica. The feast mass was followed by a procession.