Jubilee, a threshold of new era is to remember the Lord’s benevolence, to cherish His faithfulness and to relish His limitless bliss. We, the MSI astounded at the marvelous works of God in the lives of our sisters during the past 60, 50 and 25 years of grace. 46 Jubilarians: 5 diamond, 23 golden and 18 silver came together to celebrate God’s fidelity through 60, 50, and 25 years of their consecrated lives.
Most Rev. Joseph Raja Rao, the Bishop of Vijayawada solemnized the Eucharist with his gracious presence. He exhorted them to be grateful to God for His faithfulness and for many possibilities that were given to each of them in building His Kingdom. Further he invited them to reminisce with tenderness the past years and to look forward future full of hopes. He encouraged them to blend their voices with Mary, in singing magnificent.
It was a time to THANK GOD, for their CALL, CONSECRATION and COMMITMENT. Despite harsh realities of initial beginning of our mission in India, they shouldered the responsibilities with unimpeachable trust and tremendous faith in God. The presence of superior general, Rev. Sr. Antonella Tovaglieri with her team, and the major superiors of the Indian organisms and their team graced the occasion.
Sr. Jerry Mathew