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Adieu! Fr John Lens SDB
By V. Castilino
Hyderabad, Dec. 3. The funeral service of Rev. Fr John Lens was held on 1 December at Don Bosco Philosophate, Karunapuram. Bidding him farewell were nearly 400 people: Salesians from every community of the Province, confreres from outside the Province, a large number of Priests and Sisters who knew him, and a large contingent of former Salesians and past pupils, all of whom felt dearly loved and greatly inspired by Fr Lens. He was the last foreign missionary in the Salesian Province of Hyderabad. Read full text
Fr Lens in his room, with his only long-standing material possessions: books, papers, pen, and a computer! (File photo)

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THARAKAN John India Mumbai
December 04, 2014

Edifying and encouraging for all.Beautifully conveyed in the writing.Why don't you get hold of the document from Fr. Balaswamy or Fr. Provincial and get the autobiography of Fr. John Lens printed soon.


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