LISIEUX PROVINCE

v Lisieux Region was established & inaugurated by Late Rev. Mother Pauline, the then Superior General on 6th June 1985 with 10 Communities. Rev. Mother Audry was appointed as the 1st Regional Superior & St Jude’s Convent at Jhansi was the Regional House.

 

v On 6th May 1988 Rev. Mother Pauline took over as the Regional Superior and on 30th October 1989 Foundation stone was laid for the Regional House at Hasari, Jhansi by Rt. Rev. Fredrick D’souza, the Bishop of Jhansi.

 

v On 7th January 1991 Rev. Sr. Shantal was appointed as the Regional Superior and on 24th August 1991, the  new Regional house was blessed.

 

v Rev. Sr. Archana took over as the 4th Regional Superior on 18th December 1993 and on 3rd May 1994 Lisieux Region was raised into Province.

 

v  1st Provincial Chapter was held at St. Joseph’s Convent, Delhi from 11th to 14th June 1994, presided over by Rev. Mother Marina, the Superior General & Rev. Sr. Archana was elected as the 1st Provincial Superior and in 1996 was re elected for a second term.

 

v Rev. Sr. Liza was elected as Provincial Superior for two consecutive terms from 20th October 1999 – 30th Sep 2002 & 1st October 2002 – 4th October 2005.

v From 5th October 2005 to 4th October 2008 Rev. Sr. Archana was the Provincial Superior.

 

v In the 6th Provincial Chapter held from 2nd – 7th October 2008    Rev. Sr. Jaya was elected as the Provincial and in 2011 she is re elected for a second term  

 

v The treasure chest of the Province is 134 sisters who are engaged in various apostolates in 23 Communities spread out in Seven States and 12 dioceses.

v There are 8 Schools, I Hospital, 5 dispensaries, 1 Leprosy Centre, 1 Home for the aged, 1 creche cum play way, 7 Girls Hostels & 4 Vocational Training Centres. Sisters are rendering their services in 13 Diocesan schools. 

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