CALLED         TO            BE           CREDIBLE          WITNESSES         TO          THE          COMPASSION           AND        JOY          OF          THE           GOSPEL
The solemnity of August 15th is very important for us, Franciscan Missionaries of Mary. According to the desire of Mary of the Passion, our Foundress, the Virgin Mary is the Mother and the true Superior General of the Institute.
We celebrate on August 11th the feast of St. Clare of Assisi. It is not possible to separate the history of St. Clare from that of St. Francis of Assisi. To speak of Clare is also to speak about Francis. On this feast day, we offer this beautiful original presentation of these two figures who have so deeply marked their society and the Church.
The sisters from Aleppo wants to be a sign of hope. Despite their limitations, their mission is to accompany, console, smile, give hope and comfort to people who have such massive needs.
The Krakow 2016 WYD forms part of the Holy Year of Mercy and so becomes a Youth Jubilee at world level. It is not the first time that an international youth gathering has coincided with a Jubilee Year.
General Chapter
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