Fr. Chicho participates in the 100th Assembly of the Union of Superior Generals (USG) which is currently taking place in Fraterna Domus, Rome, November 22 -24.
On Monday, November 20, 2023, the Major Superiors reconvened after a brief sabbath recess to resume their work.
The General House is preparing for the 2023 Orientation Session for Major Superiors in Rome from November 17th to December 2nd. This annual gathering, organized by the Central Government, welcomes newly appointed provincials, vicar provincials, and delegation superiors to a two-week program to facilitate their transition into their new ministries.
Since September 12, 2023, Oblates from Zimbabwe, South Africa, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, India, England, and Canada gathered in our Foundation House in Aix-en-Provence for the De Mazenod Experience. As they conclude their Experience in Aix, Mateusz GARSTECKI hosted three of the participants on OMIChat-Live to share their two months experience with the entire Charismatic family.
The General Committee of Oblate Brothers, who animate the anniversary of the First Vows, invite the wider Oblate family to participate in 24 hours of adoration at the School of the Saviour from October 31st at noon to November 1st at noon (CET). Please subscribe on the link below and choose your hour of adoration.
For some years now, the General Committee of Oblate Brothers is responsible for organising the animation for commemorating the anniversary of the First Vows of November 1st, 1818. For this they propose 24 hours of adoration at the School of the Saviour for the whole Mazenodian family from October 31 at noon to November 1 at noon.
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.
The Permanent Committee on the Constitutions and Rules met by Zoom for the third time on Friday, September 15.
For the following nine weeks, Oblates from Zimbabwe, South Africa, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, India, England, and Canada are forming a community in our Foundation House in Aix-en-Provence.
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.”
This Tuesday, 29 August, OMIWORLD hosted a lively discussion about the August 15 Letter from the Superior General.
The Oblate Delegation of Zambia is currently hosting a meeting of the Young Oblates of Mary Immaculate (Y.O.M.I) from the five anglophone countries of the subregion of Africa-Madagascar: Lesotho, Kenya, South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Zambia.