FORMATION OF THE 17TH AUXILIARY OF THE BIBLE SOCIETY OF INDIA
On July 1, 2020, our dear General Secretary, Rev. Dr. M. Mani Chacko had announced a blessed news in the history of the Bible Society of India. The announcement is quoted in length as follows:
“I am very happy to announce on behalf of the President of BSI, Most Rev. Dr. P. C. Singh, Vice President, Dr. Leela Bose, Treasurer, Rev. Premkumar Soans and the Executive Committee of BSI that the 17th Auxiliary of the Bible Society of India came into existence today (July 1, 2020) with the official announcement of the resolution of the Executive Committee and the Induction of Dn.Ranjit Paswan of the Believers Eastern Church as the new Associate Auxiliary Secretary of the Associate Auxiliary of BSI. Andaman and Nicobar Islands by the General Secretary, BSI as per the instructions from the President, BSI. The function was attended by the members of the newly formed Associate Auxiliary Committee chaired by the Vice President in the absence of the President, the Bishop of Nicobar. This is God’s doing and fulfillment of the long-cherished dream of the people of ANI. Let us pray that God would bless the newly formed Associate Auxiliary and the Associate Auxiliary Secretary for the cause of God’s Word in the Islands. I would like to thank Mr. Sajal Kumar Sarkar, the Senior Auxiliary Secretary, Calcutta Auxiliary for the sincere and efficient supervisory role he played over the years of the work of BSI through the Sales Depot in ANI. I also thank Mr. Shaji John for his very committed and able work in ANI thus far. He was able to build an excellent rapport with all churches in the Islands over the years and now with the appointment of Dn. Ranjit Paswan as the Associate Auxiliary Secretary, I am sure both of them will take the Associate Auxiliary forward for the glory of God. God is faithful and great indeed is His faithfulness!
Rev. Dr. M. Mani Chacko
The Bible Society of India