Bro. Sojan Paikada - New Provincial Superior of Assisi Province

Bro. Sojan Paikada - New Provincial Superior of Assisi Province

Bro. Sojan Paikada - New Provincial Superior of Assisi Province

Bhopal: The 9th Provincial Synaxis of the Assisi Province of the Congregation of the Malabar Missionary Brothers elected Rev. Bro. Sojan Paikada  as the new Provincial Superior. The Synaxis was  held at Assisi Provincialate, Bhopal from July 21-25, 2021. He was working as the provincial treasurer and the postulant’s master. Formerly he had served as the vicar provincial and the provincial councillor. 

Bro. Sojan Paikada hails from Thayyeni, a rural parish of Thalassery Archeparchy. He joined the congregation in 1990 and made his first profession on May 07, 1994. His final profession was in the year 1999. He secured the Master Degree in Catechesis and Spirituality from Pontifical Urban University, Rome. His younger brother, Manual is serving as the member of St. Thomas Province of the Congregation. 

Rev. Bro. Tom Alan was elected as the Vicar Provincial. Bro. Antony Pynumkal, Bro. Mariadas Chittilappilly, and Bro. Bosco Nellamkuzhiyil were elected as provincial councillors.  Rev. Bro. Bastin Karuvelil (Superior General), Bro. Jose Chungath (Provincial Superior), of St. Thomas Province and the outgoing provincial superior Rev. Bro. Sunnylal Avarappattu,  congratulated the newly elected Provincial Superior and his team.