Friday, February 23, 2018

The conclusion of 8th General Custody Chapter of Kenya

The 8th General custody chapter concluded this morning with an Eucharistic celebration presided over by Bishop Joseph Alessandro, Bishop of Garrisa, Kenya.....a capuchin friar from Malta who worked in the custody....went back and then he was appointed as bishop.....in his message he told the brothers to be united and work for the Charism of capuchins to be vibrant and active.....

Last night was a celebration of the Jubilarians....songs and dances....wow it was a wonderful fraternal evening....the atmosphere was filled with fraternal joy....

Fr. Philip from Malta attended the chapter as Mission secretary of Malta....the provincial of Malta was to be present but due to sickness he could not attend....Fr. Philip presented the message of the provincial and he presented his report of the missionary economic support that the province of Malta is offering...

Jubilee celebration on the 5th Day...Eucharistic celebration



 The group photo during a chapter is a fraternal moment....everyone is excited and happy to pose ....the comments then made while photo is being taken is very interesting and hilarious.....
 Three friars celebrated their priestly and religious profession silver jubilee....the singing is very melodies and sweet....automatically you begin swinging and moving around....the rhythm is such...











 A selfie moment.....what a beauty of our Capuchin brotherhood....you never feel stranger among the friars of other land...we are well accepted and loved.....