We joyfully welcome Sr. Chiara Cazzuola as the Mother General of the Institute of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians also known as Salesian Sisters of St. John Bosco. Mother Chiara Cazzuola is the 10th Successor of St. Mary Dominica Mazzarello. Fr. Àngel Fernandaz Artime, Rector Major of the Salesians, and Fr. Pascual Chavez, Rector Major emeritus, were also present to congratulate the new Mother General. We her sisters from Bangalore Province, India, express our sincere love, support and warm welcome to India.
We rejoice and celebrate with our Sisters who have been elected to the following roles of service at our 24th General Chapter in Rome:
- Vicar General : Sr. Maria del Rosario Garcia Ribas
- Economer General:Sr. Erna Veralís Bolaños
- Councilor for Formation: Sr. Nilza Fàtima de Moraes
- Councilor for Youth Ministry: Sr. Runita Galve Borja
- Councilor for the Salesian Family: Sr. Leslie del Socorro Sàndigo Ortega
- Councilor for the Missions: Sr. Ruth del Pilar Mora Velazco
- Councilor for Social Communications: Sr. Maria Ausilia De Siena
Let us pray for God’s blessings upon Mother Chiara and the General Council and the Visiting Councilors in their roles of service for our worldwide congregation with over 11,500 Sisters in 97 nations.