The annual Meeting of Rectors and Animators of Communities was held in the Provincial House, Bangalore on 24th and 25th of August 2017. It was an enjoyable time for all participants praying together, listening to the orientation conference of the Provincial, reflecting on the various themes of animation, discussing important matters pertaining to the life and mission of the communities and the Province with the Provincial and Councillors, having meals, recreation and lighter moments, talking with other confreres and so on.
The inaugural session on 24th started with beautiful prayer service, followed by the inauguration by Fr. Provincial by lighting the lamp. It was followed by the Orientation Conference of the Provincial. After the short tea break the session on the “Directives of the Team Visit Chennai” taken by Fr. Vice Provincial. “Directives for the Celebration of the Liturgy” was presented by Fr. Moncy Nellikunnel SDB. In the afternoon the theme of the session was on “Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)” taken by Mr. Chand Pier, from ISI Bangalore. After the tea at 5.30 pm time was given for Confession and Rosary personally and the Eucharist presided over by Fr. Provincial at 07 pm.