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Pope Francis names an Oblate Cardinal

Bishop Sebastian Koto KHOARAI, OMI On 9 October 2016, at the end of a Marian celebration for […]

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DAY 25: (8 October) The finale is in sight!

Only the morning of this final Saturday of the Chapter was used for work. The rest of […]

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DAY 24: (7 October ) A visit with Pope Francis

The Sala Clementina in the Vatican was completed by Pope Clement VIII in 1595. To get there […]

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DAY 23: (6 October) Preparing final documents

On the previous evening, the community of the Oblate General House welcomed the 36thGeneral Chapter participants for […]

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DAY 22: (5 October) Meet the General Councillors

Before they settled into a long day of discussing and amending various documents, a normal part of […]

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DAY 21: (4 October) Discussing proposals

On this feast of St. Francis of Assisi, the capitulars began the day with Morning Prayer in […]

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DAY 20: (3 October) Election of the General Councillors

We began the last full week of the 36th General Chapter with 83 capitulars. The number increased because […]

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DAY 18: (1 October) Election of the Assistants General

A beautiful day in Rome welcomed the month of October. The capitulars were joined in prayer today […]

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DAY 17: (30 September) Fr. Louis Lougen, OMI, reelected Superior General

After the 36th General Chapter had elected Fr. Louis LOUGEN on the first ballot to lead the Congregation […]

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DAY 16: (29 September) A day of retreat

Father General had asked that Oblates throughout the world join the 36th General Chapter in a day of […]

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DAY 15: (28 September) Thinking ahead to the elections

This day is not only the birthday of the Superior General, Fr. Louis LOUGEN, but also the […]

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DAY 14: 27 September 2016 Mission: Social Media and Finance Committees

Scholastics from Karachi, Pakistan, prayed with the capitulars today and provided the material for the Morning Prayer. […]

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