Superior General

The Superior General is elected by the General Chapter for a period of 6 years. As the father of the entire Congregation he exercises personal authority as well as ecclesiastical jurisdiction. He governs the Congregation according to its Constitutions and their spirit. Serving the whole Community by means of canonical visitations and frequent personal contact, he is the principal promoter of unity, fruitful common life and fidelity to the Gospel and to the charism of the Congregation.