During the Solemn Eucharistic Celebration, Fr Varghese Gnalian, Provicial Superior, presided over the ceremony of entrance of six Aspirants – Islary Nerswn, Kerketta Anup, Kerketta Suresh, Kollappallil Stephen, Kujur Kuldeep and Vengathadathil Aneesh - to the year of Postulancy, and two Postulants – Joms Sajan Kizhakel and Kanikathottam Mobin Jose – to the canonical year of Novitiate. The Provincial explained the candidates regarding what is expected of them during the year of Postulancy and Novitiate respectively. He emphasized that they need to be always be attuned to the guidance of the Holy Spirit, especially during these years of spiritual growth and discernment of their vocation.
During the ceremony, Fr Varghese marked their entrance to the year of Postulancy and Novitiate, by presenting a copy of the Holy Bible each. He then entrusted the Postulants to the care of Fr K.V. Sebastian, Master of Postulants and the Novices to the care of Fr Saji Antony, Novice Master.