Tilburg, 20 February, 2019 – According to article 143 of part II of the CMM Constitutions, at least two general assemblies are held within the six-year term of the board. The first general assembly of the board period 2014-2020 was held in 2016. From 18 February to 3 March 2019, the members of the General Board and the provincial and regional superiors are together for the second general meeting during this board period. The location is the Generalate in Tilburg, the Netherlands. In this meeting the General Board and the Provincial and Regional Superiors discuss the policy for the Congregation and prepare themselves for the General Chapter of 2020.
The General Assembly started with a reflection by Fr. Hans Kwakman MSC
Br. Lawrence Obiko and Fr. Hans Kwakman MSC
Presentation of the Dutch Province
Coffee break before the next part of the meeting
The members of the General Assembly are surrounded by images of Joannes Zwijsen, Superior de Beer, Mary, and Vincent de Paul. We are in good company