September 22, 2021
Roma

Summertime Mission on the Banks of the Tiber

From June 20 to August 29, 2021, the FIMP Franciscan Missionary Center of the Federazione Inter-mediterranea Ministri Provinciali (FIMP) operated its summertime missionary exhibition...
Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso: Minister General Makes Fraternal Visit

On August 23-29, 2021, the Minister General, Friar Carlos A. TROVARELLI and the Delegate General for Missionary Animation, Friar Dariusz MAZUREK, made a fraternal...

Decree Regarding the Heroic Virtues of the Venerable Servant of God Placido CORTESE

On 30 August, 2021, the Holy Father Francis received in audience His Eminence Cardinal Marcello Semeraro, prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of...

“We Are Not Throwaway”

St. Francis of Assisi had the great sensitivity to devote an entire chapter of the Earlier Rule to sick friars, pointing out that their...

India: Solemn Profession

On Saturday, August 14, 2021, the Feast of St. Maximilian Kolbe, Friars Robin THEKKETHOTTATHIL and Sasun RAJAPAKSE made their solemn profession. Friar Sasun RAJAPAKSE professed...
Lourdes

Lourdes: Summer Experience

During July and August of 2021, eleven friars from Italy, France, Romania, Croatia and the Middle East, most of them simply professed, enjoyed a...
Polonia

Poland: Formation Course for Friars Solemnly Professed for Ten Years

On August 2-21, 2021, an ongoing formation course for confreres celebrating ten years of solemn profession was held at the St. Maximilian Kolbe Center...
Brasile

Brazil: Mission in the Amazon

The friars of the Province of St. Maximilian M. Kolbe in Brazil are doing important missionary work in the cities of Tefé and Juruá,...

Kenya: solemn profession

On Saturday, August 14, 2021, at the St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Church in South C, Nairobi, three friars made their solemn profession to...

Lebanon: Visit of the Minister General

After his visit to the Province of St. Joseph, Spouse of the B.V.M. in Romania, the Minister General, Friar Carlos TROVARELLI, arrived in the...