Regular Faculty

Visit to Rome to Work on Ratio Studiorum for the Order

Fr. Bryan Kromholtz, OP

Beginning on All Saints' Day, Fr. Bryan Kromholtz, OP, was at Santa Sabina in Rome, the headquarters of the Order of Preachers, for a week-long meeting of the Order's nine-member Permanent Commission for the Promotion of Studies OPCuria. This international group of Dominican friars advises the Master of the Order Masteron matters related to the intellectual life of the Order. Fr. Bryan represents the Regents of Studies from the USA and Canada. One of his assigned tasks is to help with the revision of the Order's ratio studiorum generalis ratio studiorum, its plan of studies for the friars.

Commission for the Promotion of Studies

In this photo:

Top, left to right: Fr. Jorge Rafael Diaz Nuñez (Regional Coordinator of Regents of Studies, Latin America), Fr. Bryan Kromholtz (Regional Coordinator of Regents of Studies, USA and Canada), Fr. Jesus Antonio Diaz Sariego (Regional Coordinator of Regents of Studies, Europe), Fr. Jorge A. Scampini (appointed by the Master of the Order), Fr. Michael Mascari (future Socius for the Life of Studies);

Bottom, left to right: Fr. André Adoba (Regional Coordinator of Regents of Studies, Africa), Fr. Márcio Couto (Socius for the Life of Studies), Fr. Michal Paluch (appointed by the Master of the Order), Fr. Paulson Deepak (Regional Coordinator of Regents of Studies, Asia/Pacific)

Not shown: Fr. Benoit-Dominique de La Soujeole (appointed by the Master of the Order)