the order of friars minor

Our Lady Queen of Peace Province in South Africa

Franciscan Vocations

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† To be part of this journey feel free to call the Franciscan Vocations Team




Br Evenie Turner, OFM and Br Christopher Neville, OFM, is our Vocations Directors and they are† always available to any Parish or school or youth group to speak about the Franciscan Vocation. Also any of the Franciscanís serving the Province will be able to assist in these matters.

Br Evenie and Br Christopher dedicated themselves to doing this ministry on† a full time basis and is available to you whenever you need to speak to them.

If you feel you are called to be a Franciscan speak to any of the Franciscans we all can assist in this matter and we will also point you in the right direction

Beside them every Region the Franciscans are serving has a Friar who is willing to come and meet with you as well. They are there to help you in discerning your vocation.


Prayer for Vocations:

Lord, you have called us to be friars minor. We ask you to draw us closer to you and together make us more faithful to your Holy Gospel. Likewise, make us more credible witnesses to you so that by your grace you would inspire men to join our Franciscan brotherhood throughout the world and here in Our Lady Queen of Peace Province, Lord hear us.



P.O. Box 914 - 1192

Wingate Park


Tel: 012 345 1172

Fax: 012 345 1172

E-Mail : (Min Provincial)

e-mail: (Provincial Secretary)


To contact the Vocations Directors:

Br. Christopher Neville, OFM : e-mail

Cell: 082 430 1125


Br. Evenie Turner, OFM: e-mail

Cell: 082 599 7718 / 082 409 1457

Tel: 012 345 1172




Are you called to be† Franciscan?

The Vocations Directors

contact numbers as below


Two of our youngest Professed brothers they both have different vocations, but a single love for the Franciscans

On the left is our present group of aspirants from different parts of our country. With them is the formation team that looks after them.


That is Brís Nkosinathi, Bheki and the guardian Br Sipho.

On the left is the 4 Postulants at the moment in Grahamstown, with the Postulant master in the centre, i.e. Br Vumile Nogemane, OFM

Our Postulants come from Ezakheni, Sharpeville and Lesotho