Today the Holy Mass, laude and vespers have been celebrated in English for it is the official language Cavanis Delegation of the Philippines . And it was presided by the Preposito Emeritus Fr. Alvise Bellinato, who had been there as missionary for many years in that territorial part.
Yesterday afternoon, the three auditors ("probi viri") were elected to the plenary meeting (with an absolute majority; The following capitulators were elected: 1) P. Manoel R. Pereira Rosa, 2) P. Paulo Oldair Welter, 3) P. Ciro Sicignano.
Fr. Irani Luiz Tonet, as the General Economo of the congregation, appointed by the Preposito Generale Fr. Pietro Fietta in the year 2013, he presented and read his report regarding the Office of Administration and Economics on the economic-financial state and Congregation during the period of 2013-2019, beginning with a broad framework in the international situation and a theological and biblical vision of the meaning and purpose of material goods in the community of Christ's disciples, founding the speech on 1Pt. 4:10 and Lk. 12:42; and again on Lk. 4:18 (cf. Is 6:1); and Lk. 14:33; 18:22 together the practice and doctrine of the venerable Founders. It reffers also on the extensive message and idea of Pope Francis on this issue.
After this introduction, Fr. Irani presents in detail the inventory of the real estate and semolina assets of the congregation in the general level and then at the level of each territorial parts in the chronological order of foundation, with the relevant concrete data. The communication on the most recent territorial part, that of East Timor, which, evangelically, has only one motorcycle used by Fr. José Valdir Siqueira and P. Robert Jann Fallera to visit communities in the mountains west and south of the Lessibutak church in, a suburb of Dili, the capital.
Then followed by gratitude and congratulations to the general economy, a request for explanations and a debate that lasts whole morning.
In time: the communication committee that prepares these communication is composed in alphabetical order of the following priests Chapter members : Fr. Antônio Elcio Aleixo, Fr. João da Costa Costa Holanda, Fr. Larry Jay Lantano, Fr. Giuseppe Leonardi, Fr. Maurcio Kviatkovski from Lima, Fr. Ciro Sicignano. Fr. Clément Boke Mpamfila. We would like to thank also from the heart Mr. Fernando Riqueto of Maringa' (Parana, Brazil) who takes videos and photographs of the General Chapter and makes the Cavanis website so beautiful and attractive. And of course Fr. Edmilson Mendes, who is responsible for the site, among other things.