The Master of the Order, fr Bruno Cadoré has appointed fr Krzysztof Poplawski as his vicar for all the convents under his immediate jurisdiction.
These convents include; Convent of Ss Dominic and Sisto in Rome, Convent of Saint-Etienne in Jerusalem, Convent of Saint Mary Major in Rome, Convent of Saint Albert the Great in Fribourg and the International Convent of St Thomas in Rome. This however, does not include the Convent of Santa Sabina in Rome.
This appointment is in accordance with mandate of the General Chapter of Bologna which states,
“[Commissio] We ask the Master of the Order to appoint a vicar who will have direct responsibility for the convents under the immediate jurisdiction of the Master of the Order” (Bologna 2016, n° 188).
The new vicar will assist the Master of the Order in the care and administration of these convents in collaboration with the different superiors and the care of the brothers assigned. The appointment will be for three years.
Fr Krzysztof is a son of the Polish Province. He is currently the Socius of the Master for Eastern and Central Europe.
(25 February 2017)