A Community of disciples to make disciples of all nations Welcome to Santvana
“ Look to the future with commitment for a new evangelization, one that is new in its fervor, new in its methods and new in its expressions .” (Pope John Paul II) OUR INSPIRATION
A Flowering of the charism of the Indian Missionary Society (IMS)
The National Catholic Charismatic Renewal Service (NCCRS) contributed much, Most of the community members & well wishers being part of the youth movement - Jesus Youth . Catholic Charismatic Renewal
The Emergence “ Prepare the laity and go for evangelisation.”
The Sanskrit word ‘Santvana’ means consolation.
C anonical Approval On 7th July 2003 the community receives canonical approval As an Association of the Faithful from Vincent. M. Concessao, Archbishop of Delhi.
The Community consists of married couples, singles both men and women and clerics, consecrated to the Divine Master as disciples. The Community consists of married couples, singles both men and women and clerics, consecrated to the Divine Master as disciples.
Our Vision “Santvana is a Community of disciples committed to strive together to follow the Lord in the PATH OF LOVE, with a mission to be incarnated to the culture of the people, to build the Kingdom of God through PRAYER and PROCLAMATION of the Word.”