The message of the Capitulars of the 37th General Chapter.
“Let us walk with her, hand in hand, as Pope Francis proposes, putting ourselves at the service of the other and living the joy of being prophets of communion and hope.” – Fr. Chicho
Letter of the Superior General for the Celebration of the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of Mary
“Let us ask Mary to teach us to wholeheartedly welcome the grace of the last General Chapter. Let us walk with her, hand in hand, putting ourselves at the service of the other and living the joy of being prophets of communion and hope.”
“I will propose some possible tracks that help us to learn from Mary the pilgrim and Mother of hope and of communion.” – Fr. Superior General
“As we close the General Chapter, I feel that a new adventure begins for the entire Oblate family: the adventure of living our beloved as pilgrims of hope in communion.”
Superior General, Fr. Luis Ignacio Rois Alonso, OMI, writes to all the Capitulars who returned to their missions after the General Chapter.
Concluding Mass of the 37th General Chapter – Centro ad Gentes, Nemi, Italy
The Capitulars today put the finishing touches on the Final Document “Pilgrims of Hope in Communion” which was approved in the late afternoon.
The session ended with a “surprise video” prepared by the Oblate Communications Service thanking the outgoing General Administration for its work and dedication over the past 6 years.
Today’s morning was devoted to presenting and commenting on the corrections made by the groups to the Final Document and the Chapter Message.
Address of the Superior General delivered during the Audience of the Holy Father with participants in the 37th General Chapter – 3rd of October 2022
Nemi, Italy – After a relaxing weekend, the Capitulars faced the final week of the Chapter.