The members of the Central Government are currently on pilgrimage, visiting various Oblate Units within the Africa-Madagascar region. Kapena SHIMBOME, General Councillor for the Region, spent the past two weeks in Senegal, he shares with us how young Oblates are at the forefront of the Delegation’s mission, serving as beacons of hope for the poor and most abandoned.
The Oblate statistics presented herein draw from a comprehensive database housed within the General Secretariat at the General House.
On February 17, 1826, Pope Leo XII granted approval to the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate, a significant decision that not only confirmed our way of life, but also assigned us an important role within the Church and filled our hearts with deep gratitude and joy.
The Annual Meeting of Asia-Oceania Regional Conference (AORC) for the year 2024 was held at the OMI Provincial House in Chennai, India from February 18 to 23, 2024.
In 2024, the OIP Investment Trust unveiled a new initiative: a net-zero climate transition portfolio to reduce carbon emissions across industries.
Among the countless unsung heroes worldwide, one name shines brightly among Italy’s 30 “everyday heroes” set to be honored in Rome by President Sergio Mattarella.
Fabio CIARDI, Director of the General Service for Oblate Studies is currently visiting the Oblate community in the Sahara, he preached a retreat for the local community, and he shared with us his rich experience of being in the Sahara.
Before leaving for his pilgrimage to the Congo, Fr. Chicho, the Superior General, spent the morning with the General Committee for Formation. He began this morning with the celebration of the Eucharist, at which he presided and preached.
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The Oblate Province of Congo organized an ongoing formation session for Young Oblates. The session aimed at empowering Young Oblates to respond effectively to contemporary missionary challenges in their missionary context. The session took place from February 5 to 8.
These past few days commemorating the 198th anniversary of the Papal Approval of our Constitutions and Rules have been filled with celebrations of Oblate history and charism.
Every year, the General Committee for Formation (GCF) gathers members from various regions at the General House in Rome. This year their gathering will take place from February 19th to 24th. Following the directive of the 37th General Chapter, this year, an Oblate Brother joins the committee.