Bangalore: The Salesian Co-operators of Kristu Jyoti College Unit launched Family Ministry package by releasing the pamphlet, 10 Tips for Catholic Families (based on the Pope Francis’ teaching in Amoris Laetitia) on 21 October 2017 on the day the co-operators renewed their promises in the house of a Salesian Co-operator, Mr. Kuncheria. This was in view of the decision taken by South Zone Conference of Salesian Co-operators in India that to focus on family ministry. The pamphlet was sponsored by the couple, Mr Antony Samy and Mrs. Santhakumari who are co-operators of the KJC Unit.
During the function, Fr. Gilbert Choondal delegate of Salesian Co-operators of Bangalore Province briefed the gathering the purpose of the pamphlet. “The 10 Tips are to bring a Catholic Change in our families beginning with the families of Co-operators,” said, fr. Gilbert during the release of the pamphlet. Designed in an attractive format, the copies of the pamphlet were distributed in the local parish to the families too. Earlier, a soft copy of the full text and video were circulated in the social media. The translations of the ‘10 Tips’ in Malayalam and Kannada will be available for the states of Kerala and Karnataka so that it reaches maximum number of families in the province. The day was marked by the yearly renewal of Promises of Salesian Co-operators of the KJC Unit.