Ongoing formation for the priests serving in the Diocesan institutions was held on 13th November 2014 from 4.30 to 8.00 pm at Pastoral Institute Bajjodi on the topic, “Conflict Management and Team Building”. Dr. H.B .Hans, the resource person of the input session explained with support of scriptures the definition of conflict, how conflict arrive in our lives and in institutions, how to resolve conflicts especially conflicts come in the life of a priest, need of team building, the practical steps to build up a team etc . His thoughts were inspiring and the abbreviations worth remembering.
In the second part of the session Fr. Richard Coelho the administrator of Father Muller hospital shared about the functioning of the hospital, Fr.Ajith Menezes of St Joseph’s Engineering College shared about the college and Fr Jerald D Souza the Secretary CBE shared about the educational apostolate in the diocese.
The Bishop Most Rev A.P D Souza, the Vicar General Mnsgr. Denis Moras Prabhu were present for the session. The vicar general addressed the priests and appreciated the participation .Fr Santhosh Rodrigues lead the prayer, Fr. Victor Machado, the Director of Pastoral Institute welcomed the gathering and Fr. Alwyn Serrao proposed the vote of thanks.