Rome. On November 23rd the USG (Union of Superiors General) concluded their General Assembly in Rome.
Fr. José Rodríguez Carballo, Minister General of the Order of Friars Minor was elected President for the 2012-2015 period; and Fr. Adolfo Nicolás, Superior General of the Jesuits, as Vice-President.
Among the 12 members of the Executive Council, Fr. Josep M. Abella, our Superior General, was also pressed into service for the next three years.
During these days the Assembly of the USG deliberated on the theme: “In fidelity We Evangelize and Give Testimony”. The Synod of 2012, the Economic Crisis, and Its Implications for the Consecrated Life.