We sorry to know Br. Lucien Jiva the guardian of the Novitiate in Madagascar was killed by a group of bandits and a novice was badly wounded on 23rd April 2017. We offer our heartfelt condolences to Br. Provincial and the Friars of the province of Madagascar. We request you all to pray for the soul of our Br. Lucien and also for the speedy recovery of the Novice who is being treated at the Intensive Care Unit. With the eyes of faith let us do our part to make this world a better place.
With fraternal solidarity
Brs. Charles Alphonse & Jaime Rey Ofm Cap