The vestition of nine (9) novices of the Salesian of the Province of Dimapur was held on 7 Dec. 2019 at Sechii Zubza, Nagaland at 7.00 am. The holy mass was presided over by Rev. Fr. Jose Kuruvachira Jose SDB, the Provincial of the Province of Dimapur. There were 11 priests, 5 sisters, 2 brothers, 6 FMA novices, 6 Germans, a number of Church leaders of St. Mary Goreti Parish, Savionians and hostellers.
During the homily, Fr. Provincial shared about the Immaculate Conception and invited everyone to imitate our Blessed Mother, who was born without original sin, in her simplicity, commitment, total dedication and chaste life. He also reminded us to don on the new person of Jesus Christ and to put away the old man with his evil habits. After the homily, the novices were vested into the religious habit.
The retreat in preparation for the vestition was preached by Fr. PX Francis who came on his bycle from Imphal travelling 157 kms. Soon after the Mass, there was a short felicitation for the newly donned novices, followed by family breakfast.