“Our Joy is in the Journey with Jesus Christ”
It is well known that the journey of our Founder made many changes in the church. And even now we could feel his grace filled blessings through various miracles like: curing sick people, cancer patients, pregnancy and success in the business. Our Lord Jesus brought salvation through his journey towards Jerusalem. In the same way we join our hands together with our Father and Founder St. John Leonardi to live and spread the Gospel values to the people. Keeping ‘a small step will bring a tremendous change’ as our Founder’s blessing, in Indian Delegation, we planned to celebrate our Founder’s feast distinctly. In all the formation houses; Arulagam Major Seminary, Mother of God Minor seminary Trichy, Amalagam Philosophiate in Madurai and the Parochial community in Azhickal had celebrated our Founder’s Feast as triduum celebration with prayerful and grant manner.
In Samayapuram Parish, on the day of our Founder’s Feast Vicar General Fr. Amirtha Samy of Kumbakonam was invited for the Eucharistic Celebration. He blessed the Renovated Altar for Mother Mary and the Musical Instrument. He also appreciated the Parish Priest Fr. Justin for his effort and the people for their participation
In Madurai at Amalagam, on 08th October, Saturday evening Solemn Eucharist was celebrated by our Delegate Fr. Manohar OMD, having the religious priests, sisters and brothers from neigbouring communities and Professors and lay friends as invitees.
On this special occasion with great joy Fr. Ceril and his community members have issued a video of “The Life of St. John Leonardi.” In which the Story, Screenplay, Dialogue, Music and Editing was done by our Fathers and Brothers of Amalagam community.
In S. Poondi, a special volley ball tournament was arranged for the youths and games for the children’s in honor of St. John Leonardi.