In continuing to celebrate the Year of the Consecrated Life, the Archdiocese of Patna honored 25 religious women and men during the annual pastoral council meeting at Navjyoti Niketan, Patna, on Aug. 26, 2015. Sisters Mercy Thundathil and Jane Karakunnel were honored from the Patna Province in recognition of their lifelong pastoral services in the Archdiocese.