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Rome 2017


Bulletin No. 1 of the General Chapter – Rome 2017



In Rome, the meetings of the General Chapter of the Marian Fathers have begun. There are twenty-eight Marians participating: the current General Administration with the Superior General, previous superior generals, provincials from Poland, the USA, and Brazil, as well as the delegates from the provinces and vicariates around the whole world. On Monday, February 6, Fr. Dariusz Kowalczyk, SJ, professor of dogmatic theology and dean of the Department of Theology at the Gregorianum in Rome, led the day of recollection. On Tuesday, February 7, we began the day with the Mass of the Immaculate Conception of the BVM, celebrated by Fr. Andrzej Pakuła, MIC who is completing his term as Superior General of the Congregation. Then the Chapter, after a session regarding its organization, began its session of reports. The Superior General, the Secretary General, and the Econome General presented their reports from the last six years. Then a time for questions, discussions, and comments followed.


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