Visitation for Better Missioning

  During the last four weeks, Fr. Xavier Thirukudumban, SVD, the General Admonitor, has been in our Province for the general visitation. This kind of visitation takes place every six years. The Generalate (General Council) visits all the SVD Provinces, Regions and Missions (PRMs) to assess the progress of the missionary work, listen to the individual confreres and groups, interact with the people we serve and partner groups, and finally gives a comprehensive feedback and recommendations that helps to better our missionary work. On 12th and 13th of September, the visitation by Fr. Xavier came to its conclusion with an … Continue reading Visitation for Better Missioning

Tripple Celebration for Simanjiro People

  On 8th September, the mother Church celebrates the Birthday of the Mother of God, The Blessed Virgin Mary. On this day, 144 Years ago, a Missionary Congregation was Born. The Divine Word Missionaries, now now an international religious congregation, has¬† spread to all the five continents of the the world. On this day also 17 years ago, the Divine Word Missionaries took over the Maasai Parish¬† in the Archdiocese of Arusha, Tanzania and named it after the Good Shepherd. This year’s celebration took place in the outstation of Lemooti, about 40 Kilometers from the main Parish Station. As it … Continue reading Tripple Celebration for Simanjiro People