Participants of the General Chapter

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Br. Óscar Martín Vicario

Born: Burgos, Spain (10/09/1966)
Living in: Matola, Mozambique
Province: Southern Africa (From Compostela)
Óscar  Martín Vicario

He was born on the 10th September 1966 in Burgos, Spain. He undertook his initial formation in Arévalo, Miraflores and Salamanca. He made his first profession in 1986 and his perpetual profession in 1993.

In his first years of Marist ministry Oscar was engaged in the pastoral formation and animation of young people in Segovia, Salamanca and Valladolid. He was a teacher and responsible for the Scouts.

He has degrees in Education and Hispanic philology and theology.

He has been Provincial Delegate for solidarity and SED and responsible for Province youth ministry. In 2005 he bacame Coordinator of the Animation Team for 20 Marist Educational Centers for the Province of Compostela. He also served for a time as Vice-Provincial. Oscar was Provincial of Compostella from 2010 to 2016. For some of this time he was also President of the European Conference of Provincials.

Since 2016, Oscar has served the Marist mission in Mozambique, where he was a member of the formation team at the Marist Novitiate in Matola.

To be rooted more in God in order to be born again, to grow in fraternity and to bear the fruit of abundant life for children and young people in need.