Understanding Religious Life and Vows Today

October 14-15, 2016 The fifth day of the assembly began with invoking the Divine presence with a hymn. Sr. Mary John introduced Sr. Shalini Mulackal PBVM, the resource person for two days. The focus of her sharing was “UNDERSTANDING RELIGIOUS LIFE AND VOWS TODAY”. She based her presentation on the letter of Pope Francis, announcing […]

Understanding and Experience of Leadership

The day started with the daily faith-sharing in groups on the Gospel of the day – Lk. 11:29-32. Sharing our Understanding and Experiences of Leadership The session opened with an orientation to the process that will be used for the day’s topic:  Sharing our Understanding and Experiences of Leadership.  Basket Process facilitates the sharing in […]

Opening Ritual and Eucharist

The 5th SSpS Provincial/Regional Leaders’ Assembly opened with a traditional tribal dance using different symbols that have religious and scientific significance.  The dancers carried on their heads decorated pots. The mouth of the pot is covered with a husked coconut, which is decorated from the sides with mango leaves.  In the Indian culture, these are sacred symbols […]