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On April 26, 2017, Fr. Alfred Grzempa OMI was appointed provincial of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Imamculate, Assumption Province. His official installation will take place during the Oblate annual retreat on June 16, 2017. His appointment arrived while he was participating in the De Mazenod Experience in Aix-en-Provence, France. Fr. Alfred Grzempa was born […]
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The 36th General Chapter of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate has reelected Father Louis Lougen, OMI, as their Superior General on 30 September 2016. Gathered in Rome during the 200th jubilee of their founding, the 82 Oblates in General Chapter represent around 3,700 of their fellow priests and Brothers in almost 70 countries of […]
May 1, 2014 Feast of St. Joseph the Worker – OMI General House – Rome Dear Brother Oblates, Today, May 1, 2014 during the festive celebration of the Eucharist presided over by the Superior Genera, Fr. Louis Lougen, OMI, our brother PAUL PATRICK, OMI, made his Perpetual Oblation and received the Oblate Cross, a copy […]
Catholic Family Radio invites you to a Gala Concert on the Occasion of the Canonization of John XXIII and John Paul II on May 3, 2014 at 7:00pm at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Exhibition Place in Toronto. The Honourary Patron of this event is Thomas Cardinal Collins, Archbishop of Toronto. This unforgettable gala will […]
Fr. Francois Dyjak OMI passed away on March 3, 2014 from a heart attack in Vancouver, Canada. He was 73 years old. Below are the funeral arrangements which will take place in the Toronto area. Rosary at 11:30am Saturday March 8th, 2014 St. Maximilian Kolbe Church in Mississauga Immediately followed by the funeral mass and burial at […]
During his weekly “Angelus” encounter with the faithful, on Sunday, January 12, 2014, Pope Francis announced the names of 19 new Cardinals for the Church. Among them is an Oblate of Mary Immaculate, Archbishop Orlando Beltran QUEVEDO, of Cotabato, Philippines. He will be inducted into the College of Cardinals during a consistory on February 22. Born […]
Dear Brother Oblates, Honourary Oblates and Lay Collaborators, As we begin this wonderful Christmas season, we turn our eyes to Bethlehem – the place where the child Jesus was born. We read in St. John’s gospel that, “He came to what was his own, but his own people did not accept him. But to those […]
On December 8th, 2013, on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, about 4,000 Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate around the world began their Oblate Triennium, a three year preparation for the 200th Anniversary of the Establishment of their Congregation. Fr. Superior General Louis Lougen, said that, “this jubilee is a […]
We would like to warmly welcome everyone to the new website of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate, Assumption Province.