Franciscan Servants of Mary

Franciscan Servants of Mary

Bangalore

Franciscan Servants of Mary

Who We Are

A religious group of women committed to living the Gospels in fraternity with all creatures,

………in SIMPLICITY

….. SEARCHING FOR GOD,

….. ANNOUNCING CHRIST.

  • The Institute of the Franciscan Servants of Mary
  • is a religious Institute of Pontifical right.
  • It was founded by Marie Virginie Vaslin in 1852.
  • It was approved by Msgr. Pallu du Parc, Bishop of Blois, France.
  • On 25th March 1856.
  • It was integrated into the Franciscan family and adopted
  • the Rule of the Third Order Regular of St. Francis of Assisi
  • on 17th September 1864.
  • It was raised to the status of Pontifical right
  • on 17th December 1901.
  • The Institute is a cell of the Church;
  • It wishes to live in and for the Church, in obedience to the Pope.