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OFM Franciscan India - Entry into Novitiate

Entry into Novitiate

30 May, Palmaner: Eight young men, having undergone the Franciscan Formation in the past few years made a daring decision to enter the Novitiate of the Order of the Friars Minor in the Province of the St. Thomas the Apostle, India situated in Palmaner, Andhrapradesh.In a traditional liturgical.

OFM Franciscan India - Solemn Profession

Solemn Profession

2 June, Bengaluru: Br. Emmanuel Christopher who hails from RT nagar, Bengaluru made his Solemn Profession in the hands of Br Praveen Henry D Souza, the Minister Provincial in St. Anthony’s Friary Church, Bengaluru.Br. Emmanuel Christopher, having spent five years as simple professed friar.

OFM Franciscan India - Simple Profession

Simple Profession

31 May, Palmaner: Ten young men, having lived a year of Novitate under the accompaniment of the Holy Spirit and the guidance of Br Charles A, Guardian and Novice Master and the formators,surrendered themselves to Jesus Christ in the footprints of St Francis of Assisi.

Minister General

Minister General - Br. Micheal Anthony Perry OFM Franciscan - India

Br. Micheal Anthony Perry

Minister Provincial

Minister Provincial - Br. Praveen Henry D Souza OFM Franciscan - India

Br. Praveen Henry D Souza


Foundation Of St. Francis Of Assisi, North
East India.


Br. Singarayar A.

Br. Pasala Showri Raju


The Custos
Br Tony D Souza
Br Leos Ekka
Br Fabianus Toppo
Br Francis Rozario

Br Francis Rozario
The Secretary to the Custos

Br. Jose P
Bursar of the Custody


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02 June

Leos Ekka
02 June

Fabinus Toppo
03 June

Alphones Moras
06 June

Joy valooran
08 June

Jesu Raja A.
11 June

Samson A.
13 June

M.Francis Arokiasamy
14 June

19 June

Dhrma L.Bernard
19 June

Tony Marshall
20 June

Jamesmon P.C
21 June

Arul Junes
22 June

Arulsamy A.
22 June

Thomas M.M
25 June

Amaladass B.
30 June

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The Franciscan Province of St. Thomas the Apostle, India has more than 100 young men aspiring to become Franciscan friars.

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