The Master of the Order, Fr Bruno Cadoré has convoked the next General Chapter which will take place in the city of Trogir, Croatia from the 22nd of July, 2013. In accordance with LCO 413, 11, he has written the letter of convocation. In the letter, he indicated that the choice of date and venue is in accordance with the mandate of the last General Chapter of Roma 2010. This Chapter will be a Chapter of Diffinitors.
The Chapter is expected to start with the celebration of the Mass of the Holy Spirit after which the capitular friars will proceed to set the programme and procedure for the Chapter. Fr Mihael Tolj of the Province of Croatia will be the Secretary General of the Chapter. It is the wish of the Master that the Chapter ends on the 8th of August, which is the Solemnity of St Dominic but this will be determined by the programme of the Chapter.
As preparations are now in top gear for the Chapter, the Master is calling on all members of the Dominican family to pray for the success of the Chapter. All are expected to offer Masses and intercessory prayers during the Divine Office for the Chapter.