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News & Events INAUGURATION OF CHAPEL AT KRISHNAPURAM, GOSPADU
Inauguration of Chapel at Krishnapuram, Gospadu The Church of Our Lady of Sorrows in Krishnapuram, a substation of Parish of Gospadu will be blessed on 20th December  » Read More

News & Events MANAGER OF TOGETHER
Manager of Together Br. Christopher has been appointed as the Manager of Together and we wish him all the best in his new responsibility.  » Read More

News & Events VARDHA STRIKES NESAVANAM
Vardha strikes Nesavanam Cyclone Vardha has struck Chennai, and wreaked havoc on life and property in various parts of the City disrupting the normal life.  » Read More

News & Events CONGRATULATIONS
Congratulations  Br. Francis Kaviyil is appointed as the Guardian, Missionszentrale der Franziskaner, Bonn.  » Read More

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

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ST. FRANCIS

FRIARS' BIRTHDAY (September)

Date

Name of the Friars

Events

Year

02

+ Matthew Walsh

Jayaseelan P.R.

Home

Ordination

1969

2001

04

+ Kentigern Stuart

Home

1995

08

Arokiam John

Tom John

Arockiasamy P.

Niranjan Toppo

Birth

Solemn Vows

Solemn Vows

Birth

1976

1999

1999

1993

09

Salun Kispotta

Birth

1995

10

Athanasius Xaxa

Birth

1959

11

+ Paulinus van Halderen

Home

1999

13

Bangalore Friary

+ Vincent Roy

John Sekar

Blessing

Home

Birth

1952

1959

1982

14

Anthony Pushparaj

Birth

1976

15

+ Fidelis Magee

Home

1979

17

Stigmata of Francis

Varghese Sebastian

Richard D’ Silva

Assisi Illam Dindigul

Feast

Birth

Solemn Vows

Blessing


1947

1956

2010

18

Joseph of Cupertino

Feast


19

Mesia Elias Moses M.

Birth

1973

20

Tom John

Birth

1961

23

Padre Pio

+ John Forest Hogan

A.J.Mathew Joseph

Feast

Home

Birth


1962

1989

24

Shalom Friary –Hyderabad

Blessing

1995

25

Sagaya Soosairaj

Birth

1968

26

+ Fabian D’ Souza

Home

2010

27

+ Conrad Gomes

Home

1993

28

Nicholas D’ Souza

Lourdu Augustine

Pradeep Anthony L.

Birth

Birth

Birth

1945

1976

1992

29

Sushil Beck

Salim Baxla

Birth

Birth

1973

1974