At the profession ceremony the local archbishop Damian Dallu of the archdiocese of Songea officiated. Many people attended the ceremony including representatives from all religious communities in archdiocese of Songea. Thanks to the archbishop for his great support to this young community in the archdiocese; and congratulations to Bothers John Paul and Stephano and the community of Lighano Monastery.
Archbishop Damian Dallu saying a prayer of consecration over Brothers Stephano and John Paul
Bothers Stephano and John Paul reading and showing their certificate of vows
Brothers John Paul and Stephano with novices from Hanga Abbey
Frater Achiles, OSB, of Hanga Abbey with Brothers Stephano and John Paul. Br. Achiles was their formator at Hanga Abbey.
Frater John Sahaguni, Frater Onesmo and Frater Alois with the newly professed monks.
Frater Achiles and Frater Emmanuel Nyengo, OSB, with Brs. Stephano and John Paul