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News & Events THE FEAST OF ST. ANTHONY, NORTH GUWAHATI
The Feast of St. Anthony was celebrated with great festivities in North Guwahati.  » Read More

News & Events FEAST OF ST. ANTHONY COMMENCES WITH THE FLAG-HOISTING IN BENGALURU
The Annual Feast of St. Anthony commenced with the Flag Hoisting on 9th June 2017. The Novena has begun and the Feast will be celebrated on 18th June 2017.  » Read More

News & Events ​​RECONSIDERING THE HABIT
The distinctive external symbol of Franciscans friars is the iconic brown habit – the tunic, hood and white cord with three knots.  » Read More

News & Events WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAYIN CHUNDEL
After the long unbearable, dry summer days the youth of St. Jude' s Parish in Chundel is determined to go green.  » Read More

News & Events RENEWAL OF VOWS
OFM Franciscans India - the friars of the Fraternities in Bengaluru, South India renew their religious profession on the feast of St. Francis of Assisi. Congratulations and Peace and Perseverance to the Friars  » Read More

News & Events THE CONCLUSION OF THE GENERALISSIMO CHAPTER
JOY, WELCOME AND FRATERNITY: THE CONCLUSION OF THE GENERALISSIMO CHAPTER  The Bull Ite vos of Pope Leo X, May 29, 1517  » Read More

News & Events ENTRY IN THE ORDER OF FRIARS MINOR AND FIRST PROFESSION IN THE ORDER OF FRIARS MINOR.
Entry In The Order of Friars Minor and First Profession in the Order of Friars Minor.  » Read More

News & Events SULTANPET
Sultanpet  Br. Arok Sundar and Br. Peter Saleth Nathan will take charge of the Parish of St. Theresa of Child Jesus  » Read More

News & Events SPUTY
SPUTY  The Provincial Council for On-Going Formation is organizing a special meeting for all the SPUTY Brothers (who are Solemnly Professed Under Ten Years) of the Province  » Read More

News & Events HOLY LAND PILGRIMAGE
Holy Land Pilgrimage  Br. Praveen Henry D Souza, Br. Joseph Raj, Br. Bryan Carneiro leave for Holy Land on 9th May 2017 and return on 21st May 2017  » Read More

ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI

ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI

ST. FRANCIS

ST. FRANCIS

FRIARS' BIRTHDAY (September)

Date

Name of the Friars

Events

Year

02

+ Matthew Walsh

Jayaseelan P.R.

Home

Ordination

1969

2001

04

+ Kentigern Stuart

Home

1995

08

Arokiam John

Tom John

Arockiasamy P.

Niranjan Toppo

Birth

Solemn Vows

Solemn Vows

Birth

1976

1999

1999

1993

09

Salun Kispotta

Birth

1995

10

Athanasius Xaxa

Birth

1959

11

+ Paulinus van Halderen

Home

1999

13

Bangalore Friary

+ Vincent Roy

John Sekar

Blessing

Home

Birth

1952

1959

1982

14

Anthony Pushparaj

Birth

1976

15

+ Fidelis Magee

Home

1979

17

Stigmata of Francis

Varghese Sebastian

Richard D’ Silva

Assisi Illam Dindigul

Feast

Birth

Solemn Vows

Blessing


1947

1956

2010

18

Joseph of Cupertino

Feast


19

Mesia Elias Moses M.

Birth

1973

20

Tom John

Birth

1961

23

Padre Pio

+ John Forest Hogan

A.J.Mathew Joseph

Feast

Home

Birth


1962

1989

24

Shalom Friary –Hyderabad

Blessing

1995

25

Sagaya Soosairaj

Birth

1968

26

+ Fabian D’ Souza

Home

2010

27

+ Conrad Gomes

Home

1993

28

Nicholas D’ Souza

Lourdu Augustine

Pradeep Anthony L.

Birth

Birth

Birth

1945

1976

1992

29

Sushil Beck

Salim Baxla

Birth

Birth

1973

1974