‘Break into song’, with this theme we the relatives, students, staff members and sisters of the neighbouring communites gathered around our dear Sr. Theresa Baretto on the occasion of her diamond jubilee of Religious Profession at Auxilium Benaulim on 28th July 2018. She was solemnly escorted by Sr. Ritha Dora our Provincial and Sr. Wilma De Souza and brought by jeep surrounded by a group of young dancers. This was
This morning God gifted us five Sisters in the person of Sr. Vencila Dimekar, Sr. Benzina Vayaghar, Sr. Sangeeta Marvi, Sr. Akshita Lobo and Sr. Jesmine Fernandes. The Eucharist was celebrated by Fr. Godfrey D’Souza, the Provincial of Mumbai Province at Don Bosco Parish, Nashik. Along with our Sisters, five Novices of the Mumbai Province donned the cassock and 20 ADMA members were initiated into the Salesian Family. We had
This evening we had the initiation of 3 Postulants Sobina, Mayuri and Quincyann into Novitiate. It was a simple and meaningful service where they were invited to deepen their understanding of their personal call in the spirit of Don Bosco and Mother Mazzarello. As a sign of their belonging to the Institute Sr, Rita Dora Thomas, Provincial gave each of them a medal of Mary Help of Christians. The service
This morning 13 of our temporary Sisters renewed their vows at Sacred Heart Training Centre, Nashik. During the entrance procession they carried lamps as a symbol to be lights of Christ. Fr. Ashley Miranda celebrated the Eucharist and urged them to cling to Jesus the Real Vine. In the presence of Sr. Philomena B. D’Souza and Sr. Supriya Noronha they renewed their vows. Sr. Rita Dora congratulated them and spurred
‘New Life in Christ’ was the theme of the first death anniversary of our dear Sr. Gladys. The presence of Sisters, her dear ones and the support staff conveyed to those present that she touched lives in a tangible way. This evening during the Eucharistic celebration Fr. Nelson Falcao spoke about the new and eternal life in Christ.We are on the eve of the Pentecost and and it was fitting
It was our joy to welcome 16 young girls to Dahanu for the Vocation Camp. Sr. Nilima Rodrigues coordinated the entire programme along with Sr. Anita Tairipascu, Sr. Priya Tauro, Sr. Sunita Moteghar, Sr. Reshma Nune and Sr. Lavita Sequeira. The programme began on the 4th afternoon and concluded on 5th evening. These were days filled with music, prayer, outing and the like. The Sisters tried their best to help
The two FMA communities of Wadala gathered together for Lauds and for the Eucharist to celebrate the feast of our dear Mother Mazzarello. The celebrant Fr. Salu SDB in his homily encouraged us to move forward with courage and hope as Daughters of a Mother who was humble and charitable. Later we all joined for breakfast at MYC and thanked God for gifting us such a wonderful Mother!
When Julius Caesar, the famous historical personality conquered material things, he proudly proclaimed, “I came, I saw, I conquered”. Mother Yvonne Reungoat came to our Motherland India, saw the INB province flourishing in the footsteps of our beloved Mother Mazzarello and has conquered the heart of every daughter of Mary help of Christians with her motherly love, warmth, kindness and humaneness this victory is something that is immortal and indelible.
The animators along with a few sisters of the three FMA communities of Gujarat warmly welcomed Mother Yvonne accompanied by our Provincial Sr. Ritha Dora Thomas and the Province Secretary Sr. Supriya Noronha at the Vadodara Airport. Mother was warmly welcomed with floral tributes offered by the animators of Auxilium Baroda Sr. Rita Lobo, of Pushpanjali, Dakor Sr. Sunanda Solanki and of Jag Prakash Kanya Chatralaya, Pansora Sr. Nayana Vankar.
A grand, red carpet welcome awaited Mother Yvonne Reungoat this morning at Lonavala. The sisters, students, the teaching and non-teaching staff were feeling blest with this visit of the Superior General of the Institute of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians after a span of 20 years. As soon as Mother Yvonne reached the gates of Auxilium at 8:10 am, the animator of Auxilium, Sr. Josephine Fernandes greeted Mother