Hubli Province Chapter

I Province Chapter of Hubli Province was held from 26th - 30th January 2022. Prior to the Chapter,  two days’ of recollection was organized. Rev. Fr. Dolphy Pais OFM cap. helped the Sisters to renew in spiritual aspects thus to enter into Chapter with open mind. On 26th January 2022, the III Province Chapter of Hubli was inaugurated with the theme ‘REPAIR MY HOUSE’.  Very Rev. Sr. Susheela Sequeira the Superior General of Ursuline Franciscan Congregation presided over the Chapter and helped the Chapter Delegates to discern and decide for the growth of the Province. Sr. Juliana Pinto the Councillor General assisted the Superior General during the process of the Chapter.  On 28th January 2022 the election of the new Provincial team was held. Rev. Sr. Gretta Sanjeevini D’Souza was elected as the 3rd Provincial Superior of the Province. Sr. Anitha D’Souza - Vice Provincial Superior, Sr Severine Veigas  - 2nd Councillor, Sr Jacintha Sequeira - 3rd Councillor and Sr Stella Saldanha - 4th Councillor were elected.

Rev. Fr. Dolphy Pais OFM cap., Most Rev. Dr. Derek Fernandes the Bishop of Belgaum, Rev. Fr. Dion Vas S.J. the Provincial Superior of Karnataka Jesuit Province, and Rev. Fr. Richard D’Almeida SVD were of great help for our spiritual need during the Chapter.

All the Delegates of the Chapter participated effectively in group discussions and contributed in formulating the new polices of the Province. The hard work of Chapter Secretaries, members of Drafting Committee and Evaluating Committee as well as the Chapter Delegates brought a lot of newness which would help us in our life and mission as Ursuline Franciscan Sisters.