On 27th August 2018, it was a very memorable day for the South-East India Province, as we had the farewell mass in the provincial house, for the new mission team to Malawi consisting of Frs. Anand Raj, Packia Sathish Kumar, Nelson, Arockia Dass, Berin, and Bros. Jerald, Marshal, and Adaikala raj. The solemn celebration began at 6.30 pm. In gratitude to God and to one another, the new mission team celebrated their farewell Eucharist partaken by many of our fathers and religious from neighboring communities, including Fr. Agnelo, the General Councilor and Fr. Augustine Mangatt, the General Bursar.
Fr. Anand Raj celebrated the Holy mass and Fr. Agnelo shared his thoughts and reflections on the word of god. At the end of the celebration, Fr. Arockia Dass expressed his deep sentiments of gratitude to the provincial and to everyone present for praying for them. After the celebration,we had the cake cutting ceremony. We all wished them for the success of our mission. The celebration came to an end with the farewell dinner. Thus it was a memorable day in the history of the province.