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Chapter Glossary (Capuchin Franciscans begin their 83rd General Chapter)
WITL ^ | August 29, 2006 | Rocco Palmo

Posted on 08/29/2006 8:46:17 AM PDT by NYer

The Capuchin Franciscans began their 83rd General Chapter this morning in Rome with a Mass celebrated by the community's first cardinal in half a century, Boston's Sean P. O'Malley. The gathering, held at the order's International College of St Lawrence of Brindisi, runs until 17 September.

The chief order of business awaiting the 200 or so delegates is the election a new General Minister in succession to Canadian Fr John Corriveau, who has reached the limit of two six-year terms. While the order will release an official summary of each day's activities, interested parties would be wise to keep an eye on an "occassionally irreverent" chronicle of the gathering which has sprung up....

TOPICS: Activism; Catholic; Current Events; General Discusssion; History; Prayer; Theology
KEYWORDS: capuchin; cardinal; chapter; franciscan; omalley


1 posted on 08/29/2006 8:46:19 AM PDT by NYer
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Do! click on the chapter's blog link :-)
2 posted on 08/29/2006 8:47:54 AM PDT by NYer ("That which is hateful to you, do not do to your neighbor. That is the whole Torah." Hillel)
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To: NYer
Do! click on the chapter's blog link

LOL! Some very funny comments.

3 posted on 08/29/2006 3:41:47 PM PDT by ELS (Vivat Benedictus XVI!)
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