ANNOUNCEMENT – Rev. Father Tomaž Mavrič, CM – new Superior General

by | Jul 5, 2016 | Announcements, News | 12 comments


I have the joy of announcing that on this Tuesday, 5 July 2016, during our XLII General Assembly, Rev. Father Tomaž Mavrič, CM, Vice-Visitor of Cyril and Methodius, was elected Superior General of the Congregation of the Mission and of the Company of the Daughters of Charity.

Our prayers go with him.

Giuseppe Turati, CM Secretary General


  1. Sister Araceli Loredo, DC

    May we know what Nationality and from what country does the Vice Province belong or how many countries belong to this Vice Province of Sts. Cyril and Methodius?

    • Aidan Rooney

      We are still waiting for an official biography, but Fr. Tomaz was born in May of 1959 in Argentina. He is from the C.M. Province of Slovenia, ordained a priest 1983. He is former Vice-Provincial of the C.M. Province of Sts. Cyrille and Methodius (Ukraine, Byelorussia, Russia). Elected 25th Superior General of the Congregation of the Mission and of the Company of the Daughters of Charity. 24th successor to St. Vincent de Paul. Now, by law Director General of the Vincentian Marian Youth (JMV), Vincentian Lay Missionaries (MiSeVi), and the Association of the Miraculous Medal. By mutual agreement coordinator of the Vincentian Family Executive Committee.

      • Sister Honora Remes

        Thanks so much, Aidan. This is the most info I’ve yet seen!!

  2. Sister Araceli Loredo, DC

    Congratulations and our prayers to our New Superior General!

    • sr.rebecca , dc

      From the Daughters of Charity Community in Villa Milagrosa , Baguio city, Philippines , our Prayers and Congratulations to Rev. Fr. Tomaz Mavric, CM, our New Superior General!

  3. Fr. Francis Puthenthayil

    Hearty Congratulations and sincere prayers to Fr. Thomaz Marvic, successor of St. Vincent de Paul and our beloved Superior General. May God bless you to guide CM and DC as well as the Vincentian Family in the same direction St. Vincent wishes to be guided.
    Fr. Francis Puthenthayil CM

  4. St :Louise de Marillac School of Miagao, Philippines

    Prayerful congratulations to our new Superior General and joyful gratitude to Fr. Gregory! God bless you both! We entrust your needs and intentions to Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal!

  5. Ferenc Gondi

    Congratulations to Fr. Tomaz and wishing all the the best wishes and strenght for his service !

  6. rebecca


  7. DC Indonesia Province

    Congratulations, Fr Thomaz. Our prayers for you

  8. Sr. Mary Anne Evidente DC

    We join all members of the Vincentian Family in rejoicing at the election of Fr. Tomas Mavric, our 25th Superior General and in supporting him through our prayers and filial obedience. To Father Gregory Gay, we express our loving gratitude for the many fruitful years that he has led us in following St. Vincent. From the DC of the Province of St. Louise de Marillac -Asia.

  9. Augustine Abiagom cm.

    Congratulations to our new Superior General. May God strengthen him and enrich him with wisdom necessary to do His will as the successor of St. Vincent De Paul in the world.