September 24, 2021

Rome: Meeting of the General Curia with the Newly Elected Ministers Provincial, Custodes, and...

From Monday, September 6 to Saturday, September 11, 2021, the annual meeting between the members of the General Government of the Order and the...
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Letter from the Minister General commemorating the 80th anniversary of the death of St....

The eightieth anniversary of the death of St. Maximilian Mary Kolbe and the fiftieth anniversary of his beatification are an occasion to reflect on his spiritual legacy, marked by love
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Letter of the Minister General on the 125th Anniversary of the Foundation of the...

Prot N. 0464/2021 Rome, May 1, 2021 Friar Damian-Gheorghe Pătrașcu and the Provincial Fraternity Province of St. Joseph, Spouse of the B.V.M. in Romania Celebratory Letter on the occasion...

Rome: Friar Igor SALMIČ, New Assistant General for the CEF

On Thursday, July 1, 2021, the Minister General, Friar Carlos TROVARELLI, together with his Definitory, elected Friar Igor SALMIČ as the new Assistant General...
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New Delegate of the Minister General to Be M.I. Assistant

The General Statutes of the Militia of the Immaculata (M.I.), an international, public association of the faithful, establish in art. 30, that the Minister...

A Message of the Minister General for Lent 2021

Prot. N. 101/2021 Tokyo, February 5, 2021 “Oh, that today you would hear his voice, harden not your hearts...” (Heb 3:7-8; cf. Ps 95:7-8)   Toward Communal Holiness, Namely, Opposing the...
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Greeting of the Minister General to Friar Martin KMETEC

Prot. N. 0092/2021 The Most Reverend Friar Martin KMETEC, OFM Conv., Metropolitan Archbishop of Smyrna (Izmir), Turkey Dearest brother, From far away Japan, where I am participating in...

Christmas greetings from the Minister General

Brothers, Peace and All Good! I am sending you a very brief greeting for Christmas, that is, the day of the coming of the Lord. He is...
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Christmas Letter from the Franciscan Ministers General

Prot. N. 015/2020 Assisi, December 25th 2020 The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of deep darkness a...
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Letter of the Minister General on the Occasion of the Episcopal Ordination of Friar Mauro GAMBETTI

Dear Friar Mauro, Brother Bishop and Cardinal, On October 25, 2002, at the end of the Angelus, Pope Francis announced your nomination as cardinal to the...