Mar Sebastian Adayanthrath, the Auxiliary Bishop of Ernakulam-Angamaly Archdiocese and
KCBC Family Commission Chairman presided over. Rev. Fr. Mathew Periyappuram led the
prayer. Fr. ]ose Kottayil delivered the welcome address and presented the report. The directors
stressed on the importance of the KCBC Family Commission. The following suggestions were
made: (1) Conduct Directors' Meet once in a year [probably in October). [2) Organize 4 meeting
in a year [3) Launch a Website. (4) Make use of the assistance of the Joint Secretaries. (5) A Think
Tank for Family Commission [6) The Secretary must visitthe dioceses and evaluate the activities.
The Meeting expressed thanks to Mar Mathew Anikuzhikattil, the ex-chairman. Rev. Dr. Stepher
Alathara and Rev. Fr. Jose Kottayail spoke. Mar Sebastian Adayanthrath presented a memento to
Mar Mathew Anikuzhikattil.