Social and mission projects

Capuchins in India (2006)
6 Provinces
1 General Vice-Province
4 Vice-Provinces
2 Custodies
2 Missions

191 houses
612 priests
123 lay brothers
456 temporary professed friars
101 novices
145 postulants
Location: India


Capuchins are preparing and training in India over 1000 young men to serve God and his people. They will be ministering in the future in pastoral, social and missionary activities in India and all over the world.
Numbers for 2008:
130 Postulants,
108 Novices,
219 Philosophy Students,
221 Theology Students,
123 Others.
Many more young men get their high school training in so called Minor Seminaries.
Spending not even 3 USD per man and day, the program costs us over 1.000.000 USD a year.
Location: Kerala, South India

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