Chapter Daily Report -Day 18
The day was dedicated to the election of the Vicar General and the Assistants.
Election of the Assistants General
Fr. Raymond Mwangala, O.M.I and Fr. Henricus Asodo, O.M.I. have been elected as the first and second Assistants General respectively.
Fr. Antoni Bochm, O.M.I, the new Vicar General
On Thursday, 01 October 2022, the 37th General Chapter of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate elected Fr. Antoni Bochm, O.M.I. as the Vicar General for a term of six years.
Chapter Daily Report – Day 17
Nemi, Italy: At 8:30 p.m. the rite of installation of the new Superior General took place in the main chapel.
Chapter Daily Report – Day 16
Fr. Louis LOUGEN, officially announced that the fourteenth Superior General of the Congregation, Fr. Luis Ignacio ROIS ALONSO (“Chicho”), had been elected.
Fr. Luis Ignacio Rois Alonso, O.M.I., the new Superior General
The 37th General Chapter of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate elected Fr. Luis Ignacio Rois Alonso, O.M.I. as its 14th Superior General for a term of six years.
Chapter Daily Report – Day 15
Nemi, Italy – In an atmosphere of silence and prayer, the discernment for the election of the Superior General, which includes a preliminary poll, continued today.
Chapter Daily Report – Day 14
Nemi, Italy – In the afternoon, the “murmuratio” proper took place, that is, brief conversations two by two among the capitulars about possible candidates.
Chapter Daily Report – Day 13
Nemi, Italy – Father Warren Brown, General Councilor, introduced the spiritual meaning of the so-called “murmuratio”, which will take place in the coming days.
“Meet the Capitulars” – Europe
VIDEO: Meet the Capitulars of the European Region.
Chapter Daily Report – Day 11
Nemi, Italy – The morning began with a presentation by Father Paolo Archiati OMI, Vicar General, on the Constitutions and Rules.
Chapter Daily Report – Day 10
The day’s work began with an explanation from Fr. Christian Fini, president of the Chapter Steering Committee, on how the discernment process will continue in the coming days.