COME AND SEE! Inauguration of Orientation Course
19th June 2022 was a historical day for the Karnataka- Goa
Province as it inaugurated the orientation Course at Avila
Jyothi Mapusa. The inaugural Holy Eucharist was at 8-15 am,
officiated by Rev. Fr. George Santhumayor, the Provincial
Superior of the Karnataka Goa Province along with the
con-celebrants Frs. Vinod Lobo the Secretary, Ivo Dias the
Superior of Avila Jyothi Seminary, Macson Dabre the
Director, Jason Couthino and Walter Lobo. With the lighting
of the lamp, by Fr. Provincial along with Fr. Ivo Dias, Br.
Jackson Crasta representing the students, Mr. Glen Nunes the
OCDS member, Miss Eulaliya Pinto, the teacher and Fr. Macson
Dabre, the course was officially inaugurated. Rev. Fr.
Provincial in his homily spoke about the presence of Jesus
in the Eucharist and in our personal lives. Fr. Ivo Dias
expressed the Vote of thanks towards the end of the mass.
Fr. Provincial also acknowledged and thanked the formative
team for accompanying these young minds and wished them well
for the new academic year. After the Eucharistic celebration
Fr. Provincial addressed the candidates and asked them to be
friends of Jesus by spending more time with His presence; he
also motivated them and congratulated them for taking a bold
step in their lives. This year God has blessed our Province
with 10 vocations, we pray that they may persevere in their
vocation experiencing Jesus in the footsteps of our Heavenly
Mother of Carmel and the Carmelite Saints.