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We invite everyone to read the latest issue of Fraternus Nuntius. In particular, it features the Christmas message from our Minister General, Friar Carlos TROVARELLI.

The Office of Communications section highlights an article by the Procurator General, Friar Maurizio DI PAOLO: “Major Superiors Limited to Two Consecutive Terms” (p. 12), and another article on the release of a new volume of “Fonti Kolbiane” in Italian, authored by four confreres: Friars Raffaele DI MURO, Emil KUMKA, Tomasz SZYMCZAK and Roman WADACH (p. 16).
From the other General Offices, we feature sections dedicated to the Delegate General for Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (pp. 25-29), and the International Assistant of the Militia Immaculate (pp. 33-35).
From the African Federation of Conventual Franciscans (AFCOF), we invite you to read the article on the ordination to the diaconate in Zambia (p. 37). The Centralis Europae Foederatio (CEF) features an article on the CEF Assembly (p. 48); the Conventual Franciscan Federation (CFF) features an article on the CFF Semi-Annual Assembly (p. 50) the Federación Conventuales America Latina (FALC) features an article on the diaconal ordination in Cuba (p. 53); the Federation of Asian Minor Conventuals (FAMC) features an article on its FAMC Assembly (p. 70); the Federatio Europae Mediae et Orientalis (FEMO) features an article on its Plenary Assembly in the Ukraine (p. 77); and the Federazione Inter-Mediterranea Ministri Provinciali (FIMP) features and article on priestly ordinations in Assisi (p. 95).
Finally we mention Chapters of the Province of St, Maximilian M. Kolbe in Brazil (p. 95), the “Rioplatense” Province of St. Anthony of Padua in Argentina-Uruguay (p. 96), the Province of St, Francis of Assisi in Kenya (p. 98), the Province of St. Elizabeth in Germany (p. 102) and, finally, the Chapter of the new Province of Mary Immaculate in Indonesia (p. 104).

From the Editorial Board