THE IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY – FEAST DAY CELEBRATION
9th June 2018
It is the tradition to celebrate the feast day of first patron of Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Congregation. On 9th June 2018, at 6 a.m. there was a special prayer service conducted by the community sisters at the Generalate Chapel in order to thank God for His endless mercy upon the Congregation through the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Her constant intercession to His only son Jesus Christ for the welfare of Congregation is forever.
On 9th of June 2018 at 11 a.m. the Holy Eucharistic Celebration was solemnized by Most Rev. Dr. Antony Anandarayar, Archbishop of Pondicherry & Cuddalore along with 15 concelebrants at the Generalate Chapel. About 175 sisters from far and near communities participated and thanked God whole heartedly. In his homily he said that as you are the daughters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, you have to be joyful in doing God’s ministry and have to do ministry of evangelization in all circumstances and all should reflect the virtues of Mother Mary in life. At the end of the Holy Eucharistic celebration, Rev. Mother Brunolf Mary Fatima Paula thanked everyone. After the Holy Mass all enjoyed the delicious meal and shared the joy of celebration with one another