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  • The church also contains a solid silver statue of the archangel Michael, belonging to the confraternity of Neapolitan fishermen.
  • The chief works of the next years were the revision and final redaction of the Rule and the formation or organization of the "Third Order" or "Brothers and Sisters of Penance," a vast confraternity of lay men and women who tried to carry out, without withdrawing from the world, the fundamental principles of Franciscan life (see Tertiaries).
  • The following report was delivered at the Confraternity 's AGM on 31st January 2004, and will be published in a forthcoming Bulletin.
  • In 1862 he had founded the Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament and remained its Superior General until 1897; this society still exists.
  • This has been arranged by the Confraternity of the Rosary.

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