Message of His Holiness Pope Francis for the 2021 World Day of Vocations.
The Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate continue to play a significant role in many of the most difficult missions around the world.
“Fratelli Tutti” invites us to renew and energize ourselves with the passion of the Crucified Christ, the Word of God, who took on human flesh.
Some Specific Challenges for the Oblates of Mary Immaculate – Fr. Ron Rolheiser, OMI
Msgr. Bejoy D’Cruze, O.M.I., as Archbishop of Dhaka (Bangladesh).
The Holy Father has accepted the resignation of Bishop Jean-Claude Bouchard, OMI.
On April 1, 2020 the Holy Father has accepted the resignation presented by Archbishop Jabulani Adatus Nxumalo, OMI from the pastoral care of the metropolitan Archdiocese of Bloemfontein, South Africa.
The Holy Father has appointed Rev. Fr. Charlie M. INZON, O.M.I., Apostolic Vicar of the Vicariate of Jolo (Philippines). Inzon, O.M.I., hitherto Provincial Superior of the Oblate Missionaries of Mary Immaculate, in the Philippines.
Here is the full list of living Oblate bishops in the world, as of 5 March 2020. Among them, there are 2 Cardinals, 9 Archbishops, and 35 Bishops.
“Querida Amazonía” (“The beloved Amazon”) is a dream come true. A dream of many missionaries who hoped that the day would come when this subject would become a serious concern for the Church.
Pope Francis has appointed Archbishop Gerard Tlali LEROTHOLI, OMI, Archbishop of Maseru, Lesotho, as a member of the Vatican-based Pontifical Council for Culture.
The Holy Father has called them to participate as Synod Fathers from October 6 to 27 in Rome, where this important ecclesial event will take place, bringing together more than 250 people.