Photos by Fr. Jim Brobst, OMI
On Tuesday, June 6, 2016, the U.S Missionary Oblates: Installed the new Provincial and Council at the Oblate Chapel in Basilica of the National Shrine in Washington DC. .
A joint session of the new and outgoing Provincial Councils will continue for the rest of this week.
US Oblate Provincial Secretary Laura Glasgow, new US Provincial, Fr. Louis Studer, OMI, and Oblate General Councilor for US/Canada, Warren Brown, OMI sign documents after Fr. Studer’s installation ceremony at the Oblate Chapel.
The new leadership: back row, (L-R) Fr. Frank Santucci, Fr. Jim Brobst, Fr. Art Flores, Fr. Ray Cook, Fr. Jim Chambers, Front row (L-R) Fr. Jim Taggart, Provincial, Fr. Louis Studer, Fr. Antonio Ponce
In the chapel: (L-R) Fr. Frank Santucci, Fr. Jim Chambers, Fr. Art Flores, new Provincial, Fr. Louis Studer, outgoing Provincial, Fr. William Antone
Outside the Basilica of the National Shrine: (L-R) Fr. Ray Cook, Fr. Louis Studer, Fr. Frank Santucci