OFM Franciscans - India

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News & Events TRANSITUS
OFM Franciscans India serving in North Guwahati, St. Francis of Assisi Mission Foundation, celebrate the Feast of St. Francis.  » Read More

News & Events BLESSING THE PETS
OFM Franciscans India serving at St. Anthony's Friary Church, Bengaluru celebrated the Feast of Francis of Assisi in the Parish.  » Read More

News & Events CHILDREN'S CAMP IN SALBARI
OFM Franciscans in India, (St. Francis of Assisi Mission Foundation) seriving in Salbari, North East of India conduct a camp for the Children of Surrounding Villages.  » Read More

News & Events CONGRATULATIONS TO BROTHERS THOMAS JOSEPH
Hearty Congratulations to Brothers Thomas Joseph OFM and Johnny Anthony OFM on the occasion of their Sacerdotal Silver Jubilee of their Priesthood!  » Read More

News & Events BIBLE SUNDAY AT ST. JOHN DE BRITTO CHURCH, MADURAI
St. John De Britto Parish Chruch in Madurai, celebrating Bible Sunday led by Br. Vinoth Robin OFM, Parish Priest.  » Read More

News & Events PARISH FEASTT
Flag hosting to celebrate the Feast of St. Theresa of Child Jesus at Kanakankalam Parish in Palakad diocese led by Br. Arok Sundar OFM and Br. Peter Saleth Nathan OFM.  » Read More

News & Events BR. JAN TER MAAT
Br. Jan Ter Maat (38 Years) a member of the Province of the Holy Martyrs of Gorcum, the Netherlands arrived in India on 21 September 2017.  » Read More

News & Events THE SENIOR FRIARS MEET IN THE PROVINCE OF ST. THOMAS THE APOSTLE
The Senior Friars Meet in the Province of St. Thomas the Apostle, India was well participated by the Senior Friars  » Read More

News & Events FRANCISCAN COLORS
To speak of the color of the habits worn by Franciscans (men and women inspired by the charism of Francis of Assisi) is not an easy task.  » Read More

News & Events CONGRATULATIONS BR. JOHNSON
We Congratulate Br. Johnson who has been re-elected as the SAAOC Secretary for Mission and Evangelization and also elected as the Delegate for the Plenary Council of the Order (PCO) to be held in Nairobi in June 2018  » Read More

ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI

ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI

ST. FRANCIS

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