The General Government
The Daughters of St. Paul, with a membership of 2,449 sisters and about 250 young women in formation, have a total of 254 communities scattered in 51 countries on all the world’s continents. (Statistics as of 1 January 2008)
The Institute’s Generalate, located in Rome, is the residence of the Superior General and her General Council. The Superior General guides the Congregation in such a way as to enable it to carry out its mission of proclaiming the Gospel in the vast areopagus of communications.
The 6 General Councilors, who represent the universal dimension of the Institute, collaborate in a direct way with the Superior General in her work of governing and animating the Institute’s members.
The current General Government is made up of the following sisters:
|Superior General||Sr. Anna Maria Parenzan|
Sr. Clarice Wisniewski Vicar general and Councilor for Formation
Sr. Karen M. Anderson Councilor for Formation
Sr. Anna Caiazza Councilor for the Apostolate - Lay Collaborators
Sr. M. Lucia Kim Councilor for the Apostolate - Lay Collaborators
Sr. Samuela Gironi Councilor for Spirituality - Cooperators
Sr. Shalimar Rubia Councilor for Communication
|Secretary General||Sr. Angela Piccinato|
|Bursar General||Sr. Gabriella Santon|
Office of the Secretary General
The Secretary General’s Office is the meeting point for the Institute’s General Government/circumscriptions and ecclesial/civil organizations. The office is in charge of the Institute’s archives, as well as its technical, translation and shipping departments.
Office of the Bursar General
The Bursar General’s Office serves the General Government and all the Institute’s circumscriptions by providing them with information in the economic sphere, by coordinating bookkeeping data and by teaching the sisters how to manage the Institute’s temporal goods in harmony with its apostolic activities. The purpose of the office is to foster communion and a sharing of goods–an expression of Pauline poverty–among the members of the Congregation.