Bangalore, India. The 15th Provincial Chapter of the India-Nigeria Province was formally inaugurated on 15th January 2011 evening at the Cluny Provincialate (Preeti Sadan), Bangalore. His Grace, Rt. Rev. Bernard Moras, Archbishop of Bangalore presided over the inaugural Holy Eucharist which was concelebrated by Rev. Fr. Silvio Sassi, the Superior General of the Society of St Paul, Rev. Fr. Michael Raj, the new Provincial Superior, and the members of the Provincial Chapter.
DON MICHAEL RAJ LOUIS
Lo ha nominato nell’incarico il Superiore generale don Silvio Sassi con Decreto in data 5 ottobre 2010.
Don Michael, 47 anni, è nato ad Andavoorani (Tamil Nadu) il 24 febbraio 1963. È entrato in Congregazione il 16 luglio 1980, ha emesso la prima professione il 29 giugno 1983 ed è stato ordinato sacerdote il 21 aprile 1991.
The Provincial Chapter of India-Nigeria Province in preparation for the 9th General Chapter in Rome was held in the Provincialate from 20 to 23 February 2010. Thirty-three delegates representing the Province participated. During the Inaugural Eucharist the Provincial Superior opened the 14th Provincial Chapter. The sessions began with the President of the Chapter, Fr Varghese Gnalian calling the names of the delegates. The primary aim of the Chapter was the election of four delegates to the 9th General Chapter and the presentation and approval of the report of the Provincial on the Province to be presented to the General Chapter