- 1. The Africa-Madagascar
Region - 2. The Conference
of the Region - 3. Purposes
of the Conference - 4. Meetings
of the Conference - 5. Officers
of the Conference - 6. Advisory
Committees - 7. Finances
of the Conference - 8. The
Statutes - Conclusion
Statutes alone are not sufficient to make a Conference work, or to enable
a Region to carry out its mission. However, they provide direction and
guidance to those who have accepted responsibility for the activities
and mission of the Conference.
We ask Blessed Joseph Gérard, who showed such spiritual and apostolic
leadership in our territory, to intercede for all Oblates of the Region
who follow in the footsteps of their divine Master Jesus Christ (CC
& RR, Preface), and of Mary Immaculate, their patroness who received
Christ in order to share him with all the world, whose hope he is (C.
adopted by the Conference of the Africa-Madagascar Region, meeting at
Dakar, Senegal on this 9th day of January 2004, and approved by the
Superior General in Council January 24, 2004.