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News & Events Feast of St Clare
St. Clare of Assisi! What draws me personally to St. Clare? It is her valiant and determined personality. As I was reading the life of St. Clare again, I was once again inspired by her grit and determination.The family had plans for St. Clare. However, God has other plans for St. Clare.  » Read More

News & Events SAAOC MINISTERS MEETING 2018
San Damiano Spirituality Centre, Singapore – August 6-9, 2018. We, the ministers from Australia, India, Indonesia, Malaysia-Singapore-Brunei, New Zealand, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Timor Leste, and West Papua gathered with the General Definitor.  » Read More

News & Events The Feast St Anne, Ponda Goa
29 July 2018, Ponda: St Anne’s Church in Ponda has been standing tall since the mid 19th century, providing devotees a place to venerate the grandmother of Jesus Christ. This church, along with three other churches in Goa, is now solely dedicated to St Anne, the mother of Mary.  » Read More

News & Events FEAST OF ST. CLARE 2018: LETTER OF THE MINISTER GENERAL
Discernment: purification of the gaze, of the heart, and of the will. Dearest sisters,May the Lord give us his Peace! Last year I offered you some reflections based on the words that guided our preparation as Friars Minor.  » Read More

News & Events FRANCISCANS IN FAMILY PASTORAL
Prakruthi Mithra Eco-spiritual Centre situated in Waynad, Kerala is in the valley of all absorbing and majestic looking Chembra Mountains.It is surrounded by ever green, cooling and at the same time heart- warming tea plantation– an ideal spot to sing.  » Read More

News & Events Blessing and Inauguration of Aspirancy in the Foundation
25 July 2018, Salbari: We share with you the good news of long awaited dream come true, that is, the Formation House (Aspirancy) in the Foundation. Friar Praveen D' Souza OFM,Our provincial blessed and inaugurated the Aspirancy block in St. Clare of Assisi.  » Read More

News & Events Chapel Inaguration in Kherkabar, Salbari
25 July 2018, Salbari: A newly built village chapel was blessed on 22nd July by our Provincial Friar Praveen D' Souza OFM in the presence of the friars working in the Foundation. We are grateful to the General Secretariat of the Franciscan Missions.  » Read More

News & Events Grace of Minor Orders
14 July 2018, Bengaluru: Our Brothers Emmanuel Christopher, Anand Suresh Minj and Salvador Drego received the Order of Lector on 14th July 2018. The lector is appointed for a function proper to him, that of reading the word of God in the liturgical assembly.  » Read More

News & Events Animation Seminar for Brothers in Middle Adulthood (Senior)
The OGF Council organized for the Brothers in Middle Adulthood (Senior) a three day seminar in order to retrospect into the lifeproject as well as to enhance the religious commitment on the theme of “Brothers’ generative energy.  » Read More

News & Events Ordination to Diaconate
Brothers John Vinzen Lyngdoh and Rajasekhar Gopu were ordained Deacons this morning during the Eucharistic Celebration at 10.30 AM. Father Bishop Peter Machado was the main celebrant who presided over the Eucharist, preached an inspiring and touching homily and ordained the brothers as deacons.  » Read More

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FRIARS' BIRTHDAY (August)

Balaswamy Gundiga
01 August

Julius Arul rayan
03 August

P. Roshan Toppo
04 August

Augustine Tirkey
06 August

Benedict Gomes
06 August

Augustine Pinto
10 August

Jesu Maharaja
14 August

P. Showri Raju
14 August

Arok Sundar
15 August

Vijay Amirtharaj A.
21 August

Bhaskar Reddy
22 August

Leslie D’Cunha
24 August

Arun Devasia Nattalil
25 August

Fidelis D’Lima
28 August

Arokia raj R.
30 August

Amit Paul Ekka
31 August