MARIST HISTORY: 1998 - Approval of the miraculous cure of Br Heriberto Weber in Uruguay leading to Marcellin’s canonisation. MORTUARY LIST: (1) Br Paul Camille Pontier b.France 1882-1954 ap.France, Algeria, South Africa; (2) Br Justino Hartmann b. Brazil 1927-2001 ap.Brazil, Angola, Mozambique.
THURSDAY St Elizabeth of Portugal
MARIST HISTORY: 1903 - Transfer of the General Administration from St-Génis-Laval to Grugliasco, Italy; 1968 - Decree of the heroicity of the virtues of Br François, making him “Venerable”
MORTUARY LIST: (1) Albert Bontron b.France 1870-1948 ap. France, Scotland, Lesotho, South Africa; (2) Vidal Tilmans b.Belgium 1877-1962 ap. Belgium, South Africa; (3) Julian Canedo b. Spain 1903-1990 ap. South Africa, Gen.Admin.
MORTUARY LIST: (1) 1971 - Monsignor Harold Doran, affiliated member South Africa; (2) Br Benedict Coates b.South Africa 1919-1988 ap.South Africa
THURSDAY St Benedict, patron of Europe 547
FRIDAY St Fortunatus, deacon, martyr 66
MARIST HISTORY: 1790 - By the Civil Constitution of the Clergy, the Revolutionary government in France creates a national church independent of Rome. Many priests who refuse to adhere to this church were killed including one in Lavalla. MORTUARY LIST: Br Urban Conlon b.Ireland 1854-1902 ap.Scotland, South Africa, Australia
SATURDAY St Henry, king of Holy Roman Empire (Germany) 1024
MORTUARY LIST: (1) Br Eugene Boucher b.Canada 1906-1991 ap.Canada, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Zambia; (2) Br Matthew Hopkins b.Australia 1916-2003 ap.Australia, South Africa
SUNDAY FIFTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (St Camillus de Lellis, founder of the Camillians 1614) Psalms Week 3
MORTUARY LIST: Br Albert Dominic Claffey b.Ireland 1861-1892 ap.England, Scotland, South Africa. BIRTHDAY: 1934 - Laurence Morrison
BIRTHDAY: 1987 – William Shibwengo
TUESDAY Our Lady of Mount Carmel
MARIST HISTORY: 1755 - Birth of Jean-Baptiste Champagnat, Marcellin’s father; 1884 - Opening of our school in Uitenhage; 1941 - Foundation in the North Solomon Islands. MORTUARY LIST: Br Clemens Geany b.New Zealand 1898-1954 ap.New Zealand, South Africa
WEDNESDAY TUESDAY St Marcellina, sister of St Ambrose of Milan 398
MORTUARY LIST: Br Denis Roy b.Canada 1922-2007 ap.Canada, South Africa, Malawi, Zambia
THURSDAY Frederick, Bishop of Utrecht, patron of the deaf 838)
Nelson Mandela International Day. MARIST HISTORY: 1860 - Br François submits his resignation & the election of Brother Louis-Marie as 2nd Superior-General. He would send the first Brothers to Africa. MORTUARY LIST: Br George Merkel b.Alsace 1876-1949 ap.Lesotho, South Africa
MORTUARY LIST: Br Benjamin Gerfield b.Mexico 1920-2001 ap.Mexico, South Africa, Gen. Admin.
MORTUARY LIST: (1) Br Nicholas Gerstenbrei b.Germany 1880-1937 ap.South Africa; (2) Br Vital Aureille b.France 1876-1965 ap.France, Algeria, South Africa
SUNDAY SIXTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (St Lawrence of Brindisi 1619) Psalms Week 4
MARIST HISTORY: 1899 - Arrival of the first Brothers in Guadalajara, Mexico; 1951 – Departure of our first Brothers for Japan. MORTUARY LIST: Br Mark Beaule b.Canada 1923-1992 ap.Canada, Zimbabwe, Zambia, MIC. BIRTHDAY: 1985 - Peter Simwinga.
MARIST HISTORY: 1816 - Marcellin and 51 others were ordained priest by Bishop Dubourg of New Orleans. BIRTHDAY: 1983 – Ângelo Atibo
TUESDAY St Bridget of Sweden, mystic 1373
MARIST HISTORY: 1816 – A group of twelve (not all ordained) make their promise at Fourvière. Mass was celebrated by Fr Courveille. This day is celebrated by the Marist Fathers as their foundation day; 1911 – Foundation in D.R.Congo (then Belgian Congo). MORTUARY LIST: (1) Br Moduald Laye b.France 1881-1911 ap.France, Lesotho, South Africa; (2) Br Maurice Russell b.New Zealand 1911-2002 ap.New Zealand, South Africa. BIRTHDAY: 1985 – Boston Ngulube (novice adm. 2012)
MARIST HISTORY: 1816 - At the feet of Our Lady of Fourvière Marcellin is inspired to found the Brothers branch of the Society. MORTUARY LIST: Br Jordan Mengele b.Germany 1920-1978 ap.South Africa.
MORTUARY LIST: 1984 - Mr William Borland, affiliate, South Africa. BIRTHDAY: 1992 - Stephen Muleba (novice adm. 2013).
MARIST HISTORY: 1958 - Foundation in the Republic of Central Africa.
SUNDAY SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (St Victor I, martyr, first African Pope †199). Psalms Week 1
BIRTHDAY: 1978 – José Hebo Francisco (“Richa”)
MORTUARY LIST: 2006 – (1) Br David Preciado b.Mexico 1932-2006 ap.Mexico, Mozambique; (2) Br Christiano da Costa b.Mozambique 1943-2006 ap. Mozambique. Both Brothers were killed in the same motor accident. BIRTHDAY – 1969 - Geraldo Medida
TUESDAY St Justin de Jacobis, Vincentian missionary in Ethiopia 1860