The Oblates of Mary Immaculate are pleased to announce the appointment, by the Superior General in Council, of Fr. Charles Haddon RENSBURG as the new Treasurer General. This appointment reflects our commitment to responsible stewardship, financial transparency, and good governance in fulfilling our mission.
We are thrilled and proud to announce that the Superior General in Council has appointed Brother Noel GARCIA as the new Secretary General. This is a historic moment, as he becomes the first Oblate Brother to hold this position in the history of our Congregation.
To commemorate the bicentenary of Pontifical recognition of our Charism and the approbation of our Constitutions and Rules, our Superior General and council have expressed their wish that a steering committee may be formed with the task of working on a newly revised Commentary of the Constitutions and Rules.
Yesterday, October 4th, 2023, we received and welcomed Pope Francis’ new apostolic exhortation, Laudate Deum (Praise God), released on the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, Italy’s patron saint.
On the Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord, Pope Francis released a message for World Mission Day 2023, calling on Christians to bring the Gospel to a broken world.
Stefano Dominici, the Coordinator of Lay Associates and Associations, presented his vision and program for coordinating lay people sharing the oblate charism.
The Permanent Committee on the Constitutions and Rules met by Zoom for the third time on Friday, September 15.
After our pilgrimage, I find myself reflecting on the experience with utmost gratitude. Nevertheless, I am left wondering how this experience will be carried forward by the young people and by us Oblates so that it becomes an ongoing living reality in our lives.
The Central Government of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate is currently in the Plenary Session, which began last Wednesday, September 13, 2023, with a Mass of the Holy Spirit.
On Monday, September 11, OMIChat-Live had the great pleasure of hosting Fr. Chicho, who answered our questions without reservation.
Rome: “Via Aurelia Pilgrims” gather at the General house of the Missionaries of Africa to celebrate the Season of Creation
Every year from September 1st to October 4th, the Laudato Sí Action Plan team invites us to celebrate as a community and throughout the world the “Season of Creation.”