Why do the Oblates come to Saint-Laurent du Verdon?
Saint-Laurent du Verdon is a small village located in the department of Alpes de Haute Provence. The people of St. Laurent have the joy of welcoming many visitors, including Oblates from all continents. Read more
An experience in the holy land of Oblates
From 6 to 24 August, 23 young Oblates from four formation houses and 12 different nations came to Aix-en-Provence to re-live the experience of our Saint Eugene de Mazenod, Founder of the Oblates. Read more
Fraternity Mazenodian starts…
We, students in Aix-en-Provence, chose to live our university year alongside with the Oblate community. During the integration weekend, we met and had time for sharing. it was the time to build fraternal links by getting to know each other. Read more
Summer Festival at the Oblate House of Aix
The summer festival is the culmination of the “Parcours-Mission” (Mission-Journeys). It is part of the Year of Oblate Vocations. It is organized by young people linked with the Oblate community of Lyon and that of Aix-en-Provence. It is conducted together with the Oblate scholastics. It is a missionary activity lived in joy. Read more
CIEM – upcoming events
With a great joy the Oblate community of the International Center of Eugene de Mazenod (CIEM) in Aix shares with you news of its mission and invites you to participate in the upcoming events. Read more
Who is Novice Master?
Novice Master is an educator of candidates for religious life. He helps the candidates to discern more clearly the call of the Lord in order to respond his call better. During the year of Oblate vocations, the novice masters of the Congregation of Missionary Oblates, from 16 different countries, met in Aix-en-Provence. Read more