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News & Events MESSAGE ON THE OCCASION OF THE WORLD AIDS DAY 2016 BY BR. MICHAEL A. PERRY, OFM
Message on the Occasion of The World Aids Day 2016 By Br. Michael A. Perry, OFM In the diverse presences of the order there are communities that for over 20 years have been working faithfully and devoutly in this field;  » Read More

News & Events GUIDELINES FOR AN EVALUATION OF OUR LIFE OF POVERTY AND MINORITY
Guidelines for An Evalution Of Our Life Of Poverty and Minority  The document invites us to focus on four areas: being ‘Lesser Ones’; living Gospel Poverty; being poor amongst the poor;  » Read More

News & Events HEARTY WELCOME TO BR. P. ALEXANDER & BR. BALRAJ
Hearty Welcome to Br. P. Alexander Br. Balraj Br. P. Alexander from the Province of Austria will be visiting India along with Br. Balraj.  » Read More

News & Events MINISTER PROVINCIAL’S VISIT TO CHENNAI
Minister Provincials Visit to Chennai .Br. Praveen D Souza, the Minister Provincial along with Br. Xavier Durairaj, the Provincial Definitor, visited the brothers in Chennai on 27October.  » Read More

News & Events MINISTER PROVINCIAL’S VISIT TO THE POSTULANCY
Minister Provincials Visit to the Postulancy Br. Praveen D’ Souza, the Minister Provincial along with Br. Xavier Durairaj, the Provincial Definitor, visited the brothers in Madurai on 26 October.  » Read More

News & Events MINISTER PROVINCIAL’S VISIT TO DINDIGUL
Minister Provincial’s Visit to Dindigul Br. Praveen D; Souza, the Minister Provincial along with Br. Xavier Durairaj, the Provincial Definitor  » Read More

News & Events MINISTER PROVINCIAL’S VISIT TO NORTH EAST
Minister Provincial’s Visit to North East Br. Praveen D’ Souza, the Minister Provincial along with Br. Charles Bernard visited the Foundation from 20 to 23 October.  » Read More

News & Events PEACE AND PERSEVERANCE
Peace and Perseverance The Provincial Definitory wishes Peace and Perseveranceto the brothers who renewed their Profession on the Feast day of our Seraphic Father St. Francis of Assisi.  » Read More

News & Events BON VOYAGE BR. BIENVENIDO BAISAS, THE DELEGATE GENERAL
Bon Voyage Br. Bienvenido Baisas, The Delegate General The entire Province of St. Thomas the Apostle together with the Custody of Mary the Mother of God and the Foundation of St. Francis of Assisi  » Read More

News & Events MEETING WITH THE OUTGOING PROVINCIAL DEFINITORY
​Meeting with the Outgoing Provincial Definitory  » Read More

ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI

ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI

ST. FRANCIS

ST. FRANCIS

FRIARS' BIRTHDAY (December)

Date

Name of the Friars

Events

Year

02

St. Louis Friary – Palmaner

Fidelis D’ Lima

Foundation

Ordination

1949

1964

05

Abraham Vadana

Shaji Nicholas Vadachery

+ Valentine Crasta

Birth

Birth

Home

1946

1969

2011

06

Baptist D’ Souza

Birth

1975

07

+ Anthony’s Church - Bannur

Erection

1999

09

Anil Kerketta

Birth

1980

11

Richard D’Silva

+ Agnel D’ Mello

Ordination

Home

1960

2013

13

Vincent Soosai

Varghese Sebastian

Scaria Varanath

Thomas M.M.

Dayanand

Anand Suresh Minj

Nideesh M. John

Birth

Ordination

Ordination

Ordination

Ordination

Birth

Birth

1970

1975

1975

1975

1975

1987

1993

14

+ Titus Myppan

Home

2012

15

Gregory Fernandes

Ordination

1963

16

Paul K.L.

Assisi Sadan - Nagpur

Birth

Foundation

1952

1993

17

Sidney Mascarenhas

Varghese Lakra

Ordination

Birth

1967

1977

18

Ajit Kerketta

Birth

1976

19

James Kallarackan

Friary Chapel – Palmaner

Birth

Blessing

1942

1967

21

Parish Church - Palmaner

Blessing

1964

22

Francis Agnelo Rozario

Birth

1966

24

Emmanuel Christopher

Birth

1992

25

Mukti P. Ekka

+ Celestine Reardon

+ Ambrose Staskunas

Birth

Home

Home

1973

1976

1986

26

Tony D’ Souza

+ Paschal Fernando

Birth

Home

1962

1994

27

Irudayaraj Fernando

Sahaya Dhas J.

Ordination

Ordination

2002

2013

28

Madhu Sudhan Reddy

Ordination

2015

29

Thumma Ranjith Kumar Reddy

Ordination

2015

30

+ Gratian McEvoy

Wilson Paul Nattalil

Stephen Lamin Gashnga

+ Kuriyan Joseph

Home

Ordination

Ordination

Home

1992

2003

2012

2015

31

Sleeva Reddy

Birth

1968