On 6 May 2017, Fr. Paul Cherukoduth, Secretary General, informed the Congregation that in accordance with our Constitutions # 138, the Superior General with the consent of his Council has appointed V. Rev. Fr. Paolo Aureli (REPAC) as the new Secretary General for Solidarity and the Missions. Fr. Paolo Aureli will take over his duties from V. Rev. Fr. Jesús María
Aristín who has been nominated by the Holy Father, Pope Francis, as the Apostolic Administrator of Yurimaguas, Peru.