Central African Republic: Primary school in Berberati
1857:foundation of the Missionary Sisters of the Society of Mary (SMSM)
1871: the first Marist Brothers set out for Australia
1911: the first Marist Brothers set out for Madagascar
Br. Jorge Flores
The Brother Postulator General is the official in charge of the Institute's causes of beatification and canonisation. He prepares the documents dealing with these causes, and works to make known whatever could bring them to a successful conclusion.
He assures canonical and animation activity. To do this, he is helped by vice-postulators who take charge of individual causes at the diocesan stage in the countries of those brothers in their charge.
The tasks of the Postulator are as follows: