Founder's Causes

Founders Day: Youth and education, the legacy of Bishop de Brésillac

"We have the task of helping young men and women of Africa receive good training, well-grounded in God for a purposeful life." Next year the...

158th anniversary of the death of the Servant of God, Melchior de Marion Brésillac

On June 25th, we celebrate the 158th anniversary of the death of our venerated Founder These days, the postulation office is asking the bishops of...
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SMA Commemorate their Founder

On 25 June 2016 we commemorate the 157th anniversary of the death of the SMA Founder, Bishop Melchior de Marion Brésillac, in Freetown, Sierra Leone. See The...

8 December – SMA Foundation day

Fr Bruno Semplicio served for many years as Postulator for the Cause of the SMA Founder. Attached is his reflection to mark the 159th anniversary of the...
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Cause of the Founder – XX SMA General Assembly Report

Father Bruno Semplicio SMA, Postulator, presented his Report to the General Assembly on the Cause for the canonization of our Founder, Bishop Melchior de...

SMA Founder

The founder of the SMA, Melchior de Marion Brésillac was born in Castelnaudary in the south of France, on 2 December 1813, into a...

Our Founder Today, No 12, 2012

THE CHALLENGE OF “APOSTOLIC SIMPLICITY” No 12, February 2012 Bishop deBrésillac was a missionary in India for twelve years in an area where the...

Cause of the SMA Founder 2011

THE CAUSE FOR THE BEATIFICATION OF OUR FOUNDER The involvement of all SMA members   Dear confrere, For a number of years now the Cause of the...