A meeting of the Mission Secretariat was held on August 18, 2015 at Assumption House, Bangalore. All ten Assistant Mission Secretaries along with the Mission Secretary Fr. Manuel Raj were present for the meeting. Very Rev. Fr. Pedro Camilo Simoes, Provincial, addressed the gathering. Since most of the members were new to the office, the role and functions of the secretariat were addressed by the Provincial. The discussion included sharing of the experiences by the Assistant Mission Secretaries and planning for the future. The meeting ended with a concelebrated Holy Eucharist.