First profession - Mananthavady

The Rogationist St. Thomas Quasi Province rejoices and give thanks to God for the first profession of seven novices and the entrance to the novitiate of 12 postulants. The celebration took place in the minor seminary, Rogate Bhavan Cheriyamkolly. The superior of the house, Fr. Sabu Pulimalayil extended a warm welcome to the Major Superior, Fr. Shajan Pazhayil, who recevied the vows. Fr. Devassy Pianadeth shared the reflection to the newly professed brothers. Parish priests of the brothers, Rogationist priests, representing all Indian communities con-celebrated in the Eucharistic celebration. Religious priests and sisters, parents of the novices and postulants graced the occasion with their presence. After the celebration, everybody enjoyed the table fellowship. The newly professed brothers went with their parents for few days of holidays with the families.