196 years of the Oblate Constitution and Rules

On February 17 2022, the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate celebrated the 196th anniversary of the papal approbation of the Constitution and Rules.  The rules or constitutions of a congregation are based upon the spiritual experience of a founder and of an original group of disciples. They are a basic code that contains the purpose and […]

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January 25 – The Founding of the Missionary Oblates

The Church celebrates the Conversion of St. Paul each year on January 25. But for the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate, this day has an additional cause for celebration. On January 25, 1816, the Congregation of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate was founded by St. Eugene de Mazenod. St. Eugene was the Bishop of […]

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