Rome. The Congregation is indeed in a celebration of thanksgiving as we have gotten a new General Superior,Very Rev. Fr. Mathew Vattamattam, CMF.
After the election Fr. Mathew made the profession of faith and his oath of fidelity. Prior to this he addressed those present in the chapel and the whole Congregation highlighting his desire to journey under the action of the Spirit and emphasized on fraternity, trust and joy.
The festive atmosphere prolonged during lunch to which the Cardinal Jose Saraiva, CMF too was present to congratulate the new Superior General.
On 6 September, the chapter community has planned to go for an outing organized in two groups. One of them will go to Siena and the other to Assisi. The chapter works will be resumed on Monday.