New office bearers of Infant Mary OCDs Community, Bajjodi
The triennial election of the Infant Mary community was held
on 26th of September 2021 at 9.30am. Fr. Deep Fernandes,
Delegate Provincial of the Secular Carmel officiated the
election. The Spiritual Assistant Fr. Ivan Dsouza and 19
OCDS members were present. Gracy Fernandes, the President
welcomed everyone. Fr. Ivan D'souza presented a bouquet of
flowers to Fr. Deep Fernandes. Gretta Lobo, Secretary read
the Annual report. Fr. Deep Fernandes explained the
importance of Secular Carmel and gave a few guidelines on
the procedure of the election.
The following were elected for the next three years.
President: Asuntha Mendonca
First Councillor: Sylvia Mascarenhas
Second Councillor: Gracy Fernandes
Third Councillor: Leena Cornelio
Fr. Deep Fernandes after seeking their consent confirmed
them in their respective offices. Asuntha Mendonca proposed
the vote of thanks.
We congratulate the new team of the OCDS office bearers and
wish them all the best in their responsibility.
The Community comprises Nine in Temporary Promises; Twelve
in Novitiate Formation and Four in Initial Formation.