Bangalore, India. The Province of Bangalore has started its 10th Provincial Chapter this Monday 6th and will continue until 12th December. The capitulars have celebrated the first part of the Provincial Chapter in an atmosphere of retreat, prayer and personal confession, guided by the president of the Provincial Chapter, Fr. Mathew Vattamattam, who placed this event in the current scenario of the Church and the province.
At the end of the first day, the traditional lamp was lit, invoking the presence of God, and the Superior General and the Chapter members were welcomed by Fr. Jose Koonamparapil, Delegate Superior. Afterwards, Fr. Thomas Thennadiyil was elected as the secretary of the Chapter.
We invite everyone to share with our brothers the joy and grace that God is giving them during these days of the Provincial Chapter and pray that the Holy Spirit will accompany and guide the Claretian Missionaries of the Bangalore Province, reaffirming their desire to continue their ministry of announcing the Word.