Entrance to the Novitiate in St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation, Sri Lanka

On the 7th of September 2022, The six postulants namely 1). Antony Anojan from St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation 2). Fleming Swiger from St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation 3). Varun Pragash from St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation 4). Do Il Park from Korea Independent Delegation 5). Suinyuy Boris from Cameroun Independent Delegation 6). Onana Theophile … Continue reading “Entrance to the Novitiate in St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation, Sri Lanka”

NEW GOVERNMENT OF ST. JOSEPH VAZ INDEPENDANT DELEGATION 2022 – 2025

On July 16, 2022, the 173rd anniversary of the foundation of the Claretian Congregation, Fr. Mathew Vattamattam, CMF, Superior General and president of the Delegation Assembly of St. Joseph Vaz in Sri Lanka, announced the new team that will lead the Delegation in the next three years. St. Joseph Vaz Delegation Government 2022 – 2025 … Continue reading “NEW GOVERNMENT OF ST. JOSEPH VAZ INDEPENDANT DELEGATION 2022 – 2025”

173rd Foundation Day and Delegation Assembly

The fourth day of the First Assembly of the JVID is very special and unfolded with many events and activities. The morning session began with the elaboration of the dreams that will guide the Delegation in line of three process like Congregation going forth, Being a community of witnesses and messengers  and Men who adore … Continue reading “173rd Foundation Day and Delegation Assembly”

The 1st Delegation Assembly of St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation, Sri Lanka 2022

St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation, Sri Lanka is celebrating its first Delegation Assembly from 13 to 18 of July 2022 at St. Claret Seminary, Kattuwa. The theme of the Assembly is “BROTHERS IN COMMUNITY, VANGUARDS IN MISSION”. It is the first Delegation Assembly for Sri Lanka after being erected as a major organism in 2019. … Continue reading “The 1st Delegation Assembly of St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation, Sri Lanka 2022”

Inauguration and Blessing of the Mission House – Enselwatte

On the 02nd of July, 2022 Most Rev. Dr. Raymond Wickramasinghe Bishop of Galle. Inaugurated and blessed the mission house of Our Lady of Madhu Parish, Enselwatte. A limited number of priests from the Diocese, other dignitaries, and parishioners attended the Solemn Blessing. The major funding for this construction came from Aid to the Church … Continue reading “Inauguration and Blessing of the Mission House – Enselwatte”

VAROD at the National Para Olympic 2022, Sri Lanka

VAROD (Vanni Rehabilitation for the Differently Abled) is one of the missions of the Claretian Missionaries of St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation in Sri Lanka which continues to serve the vulnerable, the differently-abled in northern Sri Lanka for almost 12 years. It aims to empower, uplift, and develop the lives of persons with disabilities so that … Continue reading “VAROD at the National Para Olympic 2022, Sri Lanka”

“CLARET WAY” Youth Gathering at Claret Seminary

Vocation and youth Ministry of Sri Lanka of St. Joseph Vas Independent Delegation together with Claretian Family organized a two days of “CLARET WAY” youth gathering at St. Claret Minor Seminary Kattuwa on 25th and 26th of June. A good number of youth from six dioceses participated in the program. The participants are from the … Continue reading ““CLARET WAY” Youth Gathering at Claret Seminary”

Youth Program at Claret Nivas, Kandy

The annual youth program for the youngsters of the Apostolate places, where the Claret Nivas Scholastics go for mission experience, was held on the 22nd of May, 2022 at Claret Nivas, Kandy. There were around 90 participants from various Apostolate places in and around Kandy. The program was animated by Fr. Jenis Coonghe CMF, one … Continue reading “Youth Program at Claret Nivas, Kandy”

Annual Sports Meet at VAROD

VAROD (Vanni Rehabilitation for the Differently Abled) is one of the missions of the Claretian in Vanni, Sri Lanka. VAROD annually holds sports meet for the differently ables in order to support them to be integrated with the society, to acquire vital social skills, develop independence, and become empowered. On the other hand Sports for … Continue reading “Annual Sports Meet at VAROD”

Ongoing Formation Programme for the Junior Priest of St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation Sri Lanka

Junior Priest Accompaniment Programme (JPAP) takes place two times a year for the Claretian priests of St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation, who are ordained within five years. It is an accompaniment programme to initiate the very young priests in mission and to help them in difficulties which they may encounter personally in their missionary activities … Continue reading “Ongoing Formation Programme for the Junior Priest of St. Joseph Vaz Independent Delegation Sri Lanka”