Province Chapter - North Province

Our Patron Saints St Angela Merici, St Francis of Assisi, St Ursula, Founder Fr Urban Stein SJ, Mother Nympha Fernandes and Pioneers had launched into the deep, into the reality of the people of their times. In keeping to their original spirit,  the twenty eight delegates and two observers reflected together under the spiritual animation of Rev Fr Tony J D Souza SJ, how one can launch into God, into oneself, into others and cosmos. 

The Province Chapter  which was held  from 11th to 15th Novemebr 2018 was presided over by V.Rev. Sr Susheela Sequeira, Superior General, and Sr Juliana Pinto Councillor General was the facilitator.  The Spirit of God was constantly guiding the delegates all through the days of the Chapter.

In the election held during the Chapter Rev. Sr Shanthi D Souza was re-elected Provincial Superior and following Sisters were elected Provincial Councillors.
Sr Antonette                            - Asst. Provincial Superior
Sr Benedicta Tellis                  - Provincial Councillor
Sr Jacintha Crasta                   - Provincial Councillor
Sr Philomen Fernandes           - Provincial Councillor

Province Chapter is the time for discernment, the Delegates utilized their time to reflect on this the theme of the Chapter and discussed and discerned on the following and unanimously agreed to implement them by all the Sisters.

1.        Choosing to live mindfully, choicefully in love.

2.        Living in awareness and being secure at the self level

3.        Launching into all four aspects – Self, community, other and cosmos

a.      Distinguish between means and end, person and behaviour and using the means to reach the end

4.        New ventures to recruit vocations

5.        Starting vocational training centre for the marginalised and slum dwellers