A graduation ceremony for 54 students of the Patriot Bible College, Imphal, which is affiliated to Patriot Bible University, was held at the Tribal Research Institute (TRI) in Imphal in presence of Vision 2020 Asia founder, reverend James Starr from the United States of America on Saturday.
Of the 54 students, 14 graduated as Doctor of Ministry, nine as Master of Divinity, eight as Master of Theology and 23 on Truth and freedom Bible training course.
On the occasion, Starr informed that he can see a great potential among the people of Manipur of being great examples of a real Christian. “Wake up and recognise the opportunity given by the almighty timely,” he said.
Patriot Bible College principal reverend M Daimai highlighted the contributions of the college in the peaceful coexistence and strengthening the unity of the state.
He informed that unlike churches which are based and confined only to a single community, the college is a common point of different ethnic groups of the Christian brethren.
The college aims to bring peace, tranquility and peaceful coexistence among all communities, he called upon the people of the state for peace and harmony.
As part of the programme hymns and special songs were presented by choirs from different churches' organisations.