The association of Lay Vincentians Missionaries in Egypt known as MISEVI-EGYPTE officially held the first meeting on Friday, October 13 at Cairo, Al-Helmeya House of the Daughters of Charity.
The meeting started with the mass service conducted by Father Milad Zakhary (Advisor) and the association members.
It was followed by a documentary about St. Vincent De Paul (The Saint of Charity) and then Sister Mervat Zaky introduced the Vincentian spirituality and the Vincentian branches; those which were founded by Saint Vincent and those by his predecessors.
Dr. Hany William (Vice-President) reviewed the national statutes to all attendees and also Fr. Milad Zakhary demonstrated the Spiritual & Technical formation processes which are required for membership qualifications.
The association was also honored by the presence of Sr. Marcelle Bichara, the Director of Al-Helmeya House and Sr. Laurice, the provincial director of the DCs who both blessed the work of the newborn association and encouraged its members.
At last, a temporary council was appointed to manage the formation processes and the membership until a council is elected.
The temporary council members are:
- President : Peter Gorgy
- Vice-President : Hany William
- Advisor: Fr. Milad Zakhary
- Councilor : Sr. Mervat Zaki
- Secretary: Morad Amin
- Treasurer: Awny Nagy
Members in Formation are:
- Barsoum Yowakim
- Kirolos Francis
- Victor Fathy
- Pierre Emile
- Kirolos Samir
- Alberto Nagah
- Aslman Nan
- Therese Hany
- Bushoy Isaac
- Bishoy Badry
- Haidy Adel
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