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Sisters participated in the programme – God still communicates… at N.B.C.L.C., Bangalore from 19-11-12 to 23-11-12

 
  
 
Sr. Sheila Corda and Sr. Ratna  were participants at the International Conference: 31 January – 3 February 2013


 Revisiting Vatican II. 50 years of Renewal, at Dharmaram Vidya Kshetram, Bangalore. Seen in the photo is Bishop Ignatius Mascarenhas of Punjab-Chandigarh  (Nephew of late Sr. Maurice).

ACTION PLAN OF THE COSAF FOR THE YEAR 2012 -2013
 
Consolidated Vision: Contemplating the Triune God, we the Sisters of
St. Charles Borromeo are Mystics, Prophets and Servants.
 
Mission: To become God seekers(mystics),messengers(prophets) and
life-givers(servants) in our communities and in our ministries.
 
Objectives:
  1. To grow in holiness and compassion.
  2. To be authentic in living our commitment joyfully and generously.
  3. To foster mature and adult relationship in our community and mission.
  4. To re-orient and adapt our formation according to the changing needs of times and thus enable the young to answer God’s call.
  5. To promote a spirituality of communion between the religious and laity in building up of the Kingdom of God.
Activities:
  1. In the month of August 2012, COSAF will provide a blow up on the Chapter theme, which is to be displayed in our communities.
  2. Deeping the theme of G.C.2012 and P.C. 2011, through Conferences on Recollection days, Community Reflections, Community Readings and Community Prayers.
  3. The symbol of the N.E.W. Provinces, Overseas Provinces and Regions is studied and reflected on recollection days during the months given below:
     
    July - Generalate - Kalyan
    August - Western Province
    September - Eastern Province
    October - Northern Province
    November - Wez –Mother House
    December - Argentina
    January - Poland
    February - Italy
    March - Tanzania
    April - Mexico
     
    During the particular month assigned for the reflection the communities pray for the respective Province/Region. The COSAF co-ordinator communicates to the respective Provincial / Regional Superior about the same and requests them to share the information with the Communities of the particular Province/Region.
     
  4. Giving priority to the study of the Word of God, COSAF will provide the study material. The months allotted for the study is as follows:
     
    August - Introduction to the book of Prophets
    September- December - Major Prophets
    January- March - Minor Prophets
    April - Evaluation
  5. Spiritual Renewal Programmes are conducted in the month of October 2012, by Sr. David Dylani
  6. A zonal-wise training programme for the animators of SCB JUNIOR & SENIOR Associates is organized by Sr.Wilma and Sr. Sheila according to the convenience of the resource personnel in consultation with the communities.
  7. Vocation Promoters Meeting on 28th, July 2012. Planning innovative ways and revamping Vocation facilitation methodology.
  8. Ignatian directed retreat for the superiors of the communities from 9th-18th August2012
  9. Annual meeting of the animators of SCB associates – by end of February2013