PEMATANGSIANTAR – Franciscanae Filiae Sanctissimae Cordis Jesus Et Mariae (FCJM), Tuesday (October 30, 2018), held mass for 12 new Postulants at Monteluco – Pematangsiantar. And same time we held mass for 3 new Postulants at Dili, East Timor. So, We have 15 Postulants in FCJM Sisters in Indonesian Province.
Fr. Petrus Simarmata gave the homily to motivate new Postulants in Indonesia said, “ we are so glad that we have many young girls want join in our Congregation as postulants today. That is not easy in this millennial time.” But, “All of us must keep faith on God. Especially for the new Postulants,” said Father Petrus.
Today is this so important day for FCJM Sisters because marked the 158th anniversary of our International Congregation. We are united with Mother Muder Clara Pfander as a Founder of Congregation.
So, the 15 new Postulants are gifts for Congregation. Postulants is our future for Congregation.
A number of FCJM Sisters and many people of St. Yoseph Parish, Jl. Kain Batik, Pematangsiantar join the mass and celebration of the 12 Postulants. The FCJM Provincial Directress, Sr. M. Theodosia Tinambunan FCJM gave speech to congratulate them.
Indonesia FCM Provincial Directress, Sr. Theodosia thanks God’s bless their faith to be Postulants, she said. (Sr. Angela Siallagan FCJM)