Thailand: Marist Asia Conference of Provincials working on the New Models Project, Bangkok
Saints Philip and James, Apostles
1840: Saint Marcellin offered his final Mass at the Hermitage
World Day for Freedom of the Press (ONU)
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: