TUESDAY St Thérèse of Lisieux, Carmelite sister 1897
MARIST HISTORY: 1817 - Frs Champagnat & Courveille buy the Bonner house in Lavalla, the cradle of the Institute; 1891 – Foundation in Switzerland. MORTUARY LIST: (1) Br Martyrius Dumunier b.France 1885-1937 ap.France, Lesotho, South Africa; (2) Br Maurice Cudmore b.South Africa 1915-1987 ap.South Africa; (3) Br Mariano Spada b.Brazil 1930-2000 ap.Brazil, Mozambique, Angola.
MORTUARY LIST: Br Vincent Tauleigne b.France 1886-1949 ap.France, Lesotho, South Africa.
MARIST HISTORY: 1868 - At the request of the Syrian Jesuits the Brothers agree to collaborate in the schools of Beirut and Ghazi; 1986 - Approval of the current Constitutions. MORTUARY LIST: Br Frederick Gaillard b.France 1846-1946 ap.France, Lesotho, South Africa.
TUESDAY St Sergius, Russian, monastic reformer 1392
MORTUARY LIST: (1) Br Charles William Neher b.Germany 1913-1969 ap.Samoa, South Africa; (2) Br Hilary Conroy Councillor-General, b.Australia 1906-1997.
WEDNESDAY Sts Denis and Companions, bishop of Paris, martyr 250
MARIST HISTORY: 1889 - The Brothers open the first school for boys in Johannesburg at Koch Street. BIRTHDAYS: 1976 - Floriano Silepo; 1977 - Chiza Phiri
MARIST HISTORY: 1836 - First public profession of perpetual vows in the Institute by 24 Brothers at l’Hermitage. 46 Brothers made temporary vows on the same day. MORTUARY LIST: Br Fergus Gilbert b.New Zealand 1874-1945 ap.New Zealand, South Africa. BIRTHDAY: 1988 – Fonseca Fernando (novice adm. 2012)
MARIST HISTORY: 1826 - The first simple vows were made in the Institute by eight Brothers at the Hermitage; 1873 – Foundation in New Caledonia
MARIST HISTORY: 1839 - The election of Br François as the first Superior-General with Louis-Marie and Jean-Baptiste as his assistants.
SUNDAY TWENTY-EIGHTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME Psalms Week 4 (Saint Edward the Confessor, English king 1066)
MARIST HISTORY: 1947 – Inauguration of the first Marist school in Lisbon. MORTUARY LIST: Br Ignacio Gregory b.Brazil 1924-2008 ap.Brazil, Mozambique.
MORTUARY LIST: Br Raymond Garcia b.Spain 1902-1965 ap.South Africa.
TUESDAY St Teresa of Ávila, Spanish Carmelite and mystic 1582
MARIST HISTORY: 1897 – Arrival in Brazil of the first 6 Brothers; 1897 - Foundation of the Second Novitiate. MORTUARY LIST: Br Leudomire Hebrard b.France 1880-1959 ap.France, Algeria, South Africa.
WEDNESDAY St Margaret Mary Alacoque, French nun, mystic, promoter of devotion to the Sacred Heart 1690
MARIST HISTORY: 1902 – Foundation in Baghdad, Iraq (closed in 1914. BIRTHDAY: 1976 - John Bwanali
MARIST HISTORY: 1955 - Foundation in Bié, Angola; 1959 - Foundation in Congo Republic; the Brothers were forced to leave in 1965, and moved to Cameroon.
MONDAY THIRTIETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME Psalms Week 2
MARIST HISTORY: 1816 - Fr Champagnat ministered to the dying teenager Jean-Baptiste Montagne. Within one day, he had invited Jean Marie Granjon, an ex - Grenadier, to think of joining him in the new venture; 2007 - Beatification of Brs Bernado, Laurentino, Virgilio & 44 others by Benedict XVI. BIRTHDAY: 1984 – Daniel Jariosse
WEDNESDAY St Marcellus
MORTUARY LIST: (1) Br Leo Pomerleau b.Canada 1909-1977 ap.Canada, Zimbabwe; (2) Br Anthony Docherty b.Scotland 1928-2010 ap.South Africa.
MARIST HISTORY: 1996 - Brs Miguel, Servando, Julio and Fernando were murdered in a refugee camp in Bugobe, Zaire. MORTUARY LIST: (1) 1919 - Br Bertram Quin; (2) 1928 - Br Maurillus Hermanutz