Quasi Provincia Indiana

Bro. Ajin George returns to the Father’s house

We received the sorrowful news this morning, February 14, 2019, of the sudden death of our young confrere, Bro. Ajin George Moolakkunnel of the Quasi Province of St. Thomas. He died due to heart attack during breakfast as the community of students were preparing to go to school. He was rushed to a nearby hospital, but all means of reviving him was in vain. He was just 22 years old.

Inauguration of Computer Lab for the Boys at St. Anthony’s Home, Sri Lanka

God’s mighty works comes through his generous People. With the generous help of Korean Saemaul Globalization Foundation, St. Anthony’s Boys Home was able to materialize a computed lab for the training and computer skills development of intern Boys. Thanks to the generosity of the Korean Sponsors. May the blessing of St. Anthony of  Paduva be with us always in our God given works.

Blessed Christmas!

“The night is far gone, the day is near. Let us then lay aside the works of darkness 

and put on the armour of light” (Rom 13:12).

 

Dearest brothers,

 

Filled with the joy and hope that radiate from the countenance of the Holy Child, Let us greet one another a Blessed Christmas.

Let us reflect together the words of Pope Francis.

Rogationist Academy Celebrates Environment day

Today, on October 2, 2018 India as a Nation celebrates it as  ‘Gandhi day” honoring the great soul-Gandhi for his ardent love for nonviolence and nature. Rogationist Academy too celebrates this special day as the environment day motivating the students to nurture love and care for nature. Staff and students of RA along with the other allied course students (DB Tech) spent their non –school day as the environment day.  In remembrance and tribute to Gandhi, they cleaned the classrooms, corridors, gardens and surroundings.

Adozioni a distanza - Aluva

Oggi, 25 Settembre 2018 si sono riuniti in Aluva tutti i rappresentanti (leaders) delle varie località dove ci sono bambini adottati a distanza (Rog Units) che hanno riferito circa la situazione delle famiglie dopo l’ alluvione, per distribuire la lettera di invito per gli incontri con i bambini che saranno fatti prima di Natale) e per altri avvisi importanti.

FR. GENERAL APPEALS FOR KERALA’S WORST FLOODING IN CENTURIES

Fr. Saji Kappikuzhy RCJ, St. Thomas Quasi Province Novice Master, navigating through the streets on a boat.
Water level at the students' residence at the Rogate Ashram in Aluva, Kerala.
Flooded residential areas.
Flooded commercial areas.
The Rogationist Academy turned-into-evacuation center.
A social worker assists evacuees.
Common sight of flooded houses.

The Superior General, Fr. Bruno Rampazzo, has sent a letter of appeal to Rogationist communities for aid in favor of the flood victims in Kerala, India. Over 300 people have perished and 1.3 million people were displaced due to the continuous monsoon downpour for days which has been considered the worst flooding in the State’s history. Houses of many of our confreres, seminarians, students and lay collaborators have been under water, and the residents were forced to seek shelter at relief centers. People were lacking in essentials such as food and drinking water.

June 1, 2018: Entrance to the Postulancy

Today, on the solemnity of our Holy Founder, nine seminarians who successfully completed their three years of minor seminary formation were admitted to the next important stage of formation-Postulancy.  In the evening liturgical celebration, Fr. Joby Kavungal officially accepted them to this significant stage. Fr.Deleep Parcakal Superior of the community, Fr. Fijo Malit, their Prefect and Fr.Tony Blayil, treasurer joined the celebration and encouraged them to imbibe the virtues of Fr. Founder in their life.