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Jubilee year

23rd February 2015

On 23 February we the Sisters of Mercy of the Holy Cross- South Province, were glad to welcome Fr.Theodosius Florentini our beloved founder in our midst.

 Sr.Lisa Mudoor and Genevieve D’silva from Uganda brought the Shoes and the Passport. Sr.Lincy Cherian, the Provincial Superior, and Sr.Flory D’souza, the Vice Provincial received the shoes and the passport at the main gate of Kothanur. With a garland and by arathi we paid our homage. In procession almost seventy five of us consisting sisters from nearby communities of Bangalore, superiors and the delegates of Follow up chapter, marched towards the chapel with the remaining of our founder. There we had beautiful prayer service led by the formators. The postulants enacted the gist of  Fr.Theodosius life with the theme “Journeying on the roads of the world”

After the prayer all the sisters and the formees gathered at the entrance of Kothanur house. Sr.Lincy Cherian released a white dove and declared opened the jubilee year of 150th Anniversary of the Death of Fr.Theodosius Florentini.