On June 12, 2021, the sixth day of the XVIII Provincial Chapter of the Province of Santa Maria, held at the Provincial Curia, in Fátima, the new Provincial Government was elected. The day began with the celebration of the Eucharist votive to the Holy Spirit, during which the invitation echoed to the Capitular Sisters to radiate the love of God. After the Celebration, the election of the new Provincial Government followed, which was thus constituted:
Sister Maria Norberta Pereira Neves – Provincial Superior
Sister Salomé Mourão Alves Gonçalves – 1st Councillor/Provincial Assistant
Sister Paula Maria Santos Almeida – 2nd Counsellor
Sister Sezinanda Luísa da Cunha – 3rd Councellor
Sister Maria de Fátima Fernandes Azevedo – 4th Councellor
The Chapter is, a kairos, a time of grace; a congregational and ecclesial event that interests the Church, the mission and the world.
We praise the Lord for the gift of the Sisters who accepted the service of leading the Province of Santa Maria for the next six years.