Fr. L. Arul Sundaram and Fr. L. Sahaya Basker were designated to US Vice Province. In respect of Fr. L. Arul Sundaram and Fr. L. Sahaya Basker joining the US Vice Province, a procedural mistake occurred inadvertently. On the advice of the General Council, the Superior General has directed the Provincial Administration to rectify the mistake and follow the norm. As such, the procedural mistake is hereby rectified. Both the fathers will have five years of discernment period. Thereafter a decision will be made in accordance with the norms of the Congregation, involving both the provinces and with the approval of the General Council. During this discernment period, both the fathers will have their active and passive voting rights in the South-East India Province.
In view of celebrating the Feast of St. Francis De Sales, the 450th Birth Anniversary of our Heavenly Patron St. Francis De Sales and the Silver Jubilee of Fr. S. Alexander & Fr. A. Lawrence, an organizing committee is constituted. The following are the members of the committee:
- Fr. D. Kanikkai, the Convener
- Fr. M. Nicholas
- Fr. D. Sheen
- Fr. M. Benjamin
Giving impetus to ongoing formation of our confreres, an organizing committee is constituted. The following are the members of the committee:
- Fr. A. Santhiyagu, the Convenor
- Fr. D. Kanikkai
- Fr. C. John Britto
- Fr. A. Christu Raj
- Fr. N. Arokia Selvam
|Fr. George Kootinal||Correspondent||SFS School, Pudukkottai|
|Fr. A. Lawrence||Superior||SFS School Community, Pudukkottai|
CONCLUDING CEREMONY OF THE SPORTS FESTIVAL “EN PARAMPARIYAM”
St. Francis De Sales Matric Higher Secondary in Vaniyambadi had the concluding ceremony of the sports festivals which began on 05-09-2017. It was conducted under the theme “En Parampariyam 2017.” Rev. Fr. K. Ignacimuthu, Msfs the provincial superior was the chief guest and the guest of honor was Mr. Venkatesan, a parent of the school.
The program was tuned to show the Indian culture and the heritage, and special reference to Tamil tradition. There were cultural dances reflecting various regions of our country and of our state. Traditional games of our state were staged. In the chief guest address, Fr. Provincial emphasized on the Holistic education and congratulated the SFS Family for the wonderful program. The prizes were distributed for the winners of the sports and games. The fund arising out of amount collected for coming late to school was given to two Government Schools of the locality for its development. Fr. Correspondent gave the vote of thanks. There were also many fathers and sisters from far and near to grace the occasion.
Bro. S. Pradeep Jerald