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.
First plant of the Poor Ladies of the Order of Friars Minor,
Clare followed St. Francis of Assisi and lived in the convent
of St. Damian a life austere, in charity, joy and contemplation.
She died in Assisi in 1253.