Information of interest


From 1 January 2017, the feast of Mary the Mother of God, all communities and confreres worldwide are invited to pray for the General Chapter, which will take place in Nemi (Rome) from 20th September to 11th October 2017. A special prayer card has been produced in English, French, Spanish, German, Dutch, Portuguese and Italian. On the front of the prayer card is pictured the sculpture “Mother of the Journey”, depicting Mary and the boy Jesus crossing the desert on their return to the Holy Land…

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Useful files



  • Superior General's Report Download
  • Survey for members of the Society, by Tony Corcoran sm Download

Chapter Documents

  • Letter from João Braz Card. de Aviz, Prefect of CIVCSVA Download

Who's who?


John Hannan

Superior General

Laurence Duffy

Vicar General

Kevin Duffy

General Assistant

Alejandro Muñoz

General Assistant

Lote Raiwalui

General Assistant

Anthony Corcoran

Secretary General

Paul Martin

General Bursar

Jan Hulshof

Former Superior General

Didier Hadonou

Albert Kabala

Pat Devlin

John Larsen

Robert Barber

Tony Kennedy

Michael Whelan

Jacques Arguin

Romain Trépanier

Martin McAnaney

Jean-Marie Bloqueau

Hubert Bonnet-Eymard

David Corrigan

Marcello Pregno

Ivan Vodopivec

Pedro Alarcón

Juan Carlos Piña

David Kennerley

Timothy Duckworth

Mervyn Duffy

Justin Taylor

Ben McKenna

Lutoviko Manu

Setefano Mataele

Susitino Sionepoe

Roberto Furtuoso

Miguel Angel Contreras

Paul Frechette

John Harhager

Timothy Keating

Practical Info

About the event


September 20 to October 11


Divine Word Missionaries' Centro Ad Gentes
Via dei Laghi bis, 52, 00074 Nemi, Rome, Italy


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