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Symbol of our religious family, the Seal was created by Prof. Fr. Joseph Trecca, from Verona, and was approved by the Armorist Consultation House of Rome.

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2 Symbol of our religious family, the Seal was created by Prof. Fr. Joseph Trecca, from Verona, and was approved by the Armorist Consultation House of Rome. Later it was a little modified by one of our former students of the College of Udine, Prof. Carlos Someda de Marco. Estig Producciones ®

3 The Angel The Angel signifies the presence of St. Gaspar, our Founder, who supports and protects our religious family with the strength of his intercession. Estig Producciones ®

4 The Blue The upper Blue, background for the stars, signifies the Faith toward which our members strive in order to become mirrors of sanctity. Estig Producciones ®

5 The Red The Red, background for the lilies, in the lower half, represents the Charity which the Stigmatines embrace to conquer souls and dominate all hearts. Estig Producciones ®

6 The Line of Silver The Line of Silver, between the upper and lower halves, stands for Concord which together with innocence of life and purity of intentions shall bestow happiness and victory on all our members. Estig Producciones ®

7 The Five Stars The Five Stars, in the form of a cross, represent the Five Wounds, or the glorious Stigmata or Our Lord Jesus Christ, from which we derive the title, Stigmatine Fathers and Brothers, and invite us to assume important attitudes to our mission: total oblation, fraternal charity, purity and simplicity, patience and mortification, and humility. Estig Producciones ®

8 The Two Lilies The Two Lilies united together depict the Holy Spouses, the Blessed Virgin Mary and St. Joseph, our Patrons, who are to us models of perfect chastity and confident abandonment at the hands of God. Estig Producciones ®

9 Our Motto The Motto of our Congregation, EUNTES DOCETE, Latin for Go Forth and Teach (Mk 16:15) is the direction of Jesus Christ to the apostles: go forth and preach the Gospel to the whole world. Our motto expresses our missionary Charism. Estig Producciones ®

10 The Olive Tree Branches The Olive Tree Branches around the shield are symbol of Peace, that the members of the Congregation strive to infuse on the conscientious, on the family and on the society. Estig Producciones ®


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