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The tasks of the International Assistant are: to establish a continuity of relations between the Association and the Order of Friars Minor Conventual; to provide clarifications of guidance regarding doctrinal principles that have to guide the various actions of the Presidential Council; to give rise to an atmosphere of prayer within the Council that animates all its apostolic activity; to appoint the National Assistant (General Statutes of the Militia of the Immaculate, n. 26).
He is appointed by the Minister General of the Friars Minor Conventual and his operational headquarters is the International Centre of the Militia of the Immaculata in Via s.Teodoro 42, Rome—a foundation site of the same Marian movement. The International Assistant of the M.I. is currently Friar Raffaele Di Muro, a priest of the Friars Minor Conventual. He teaches spirituality and the history of spirituality at the Pontifical Theological Faculty of St. Bonaventure and the Teresianum. He is the Chair of Kolbean studies and the director of the Miles Imaculatae magazine.