St. Joseph Vaz

The Start of a Serious Commitment

Negombo, Sri Lanka. For two days, the Congregation in Sri Lanka witnessed the start of a serious commitment of individuals to a personal, congregational and God's Dream. On the one hand, is the entrance to the novitiate of six postulants on September 7, 2022. And on...

Peaceful Coexistence Among Diversity: A Day with Two Monks at Casa Claret

Kurunegala, Sri Lanka. We dream of a Congregation committed to universal brotherhood (Fratelli tutti), justice, peace, and the care of the common home (Laudato si’). In a spirit of synodality, we collaborate with people of different cultures, ethnicities, and...

New Government of St. Joseph Vaz 2022 – 2025

Negombo, Sri Lanka. On July 16, 2022, the 173rd anniversary of the foundation of the Claretian Congregation, Fr. Mathew Vattamattam, CMF, Superior General and president of the Delegation Assembly of St. Joseph Vaz in Sri Lanka, announced the new team that will lead...

Brothers in Community, Vanguards in Mission

Negombo, Sri Lanka. Despite the crisis and unrest in Sri Lanka that we see on social media and television, audacious Claretians of St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation opened its 1st Delegation Assembly on July 13, 2022, at St. Claret Seminary in the locality of...