The Congregation of the Missionary Brothers of St.Francis of Assisi, Congregatio Missionaria Sancti Francisi – CMSF commonly known as Franciscan Missionary Brothers, founded by Bro.Paulus Moritz of Germany in 1901, is an international religious and missionary Congregation of Brothers. The Congregation follows the spirituality of St.Francis of Assisi, the Patron of the Congregation and the charism of Bro.Paulus Moritz, its founder. St.Francis of Assisi was someone who lived the truth of the Gospel in a radical, revolutionary and uncompromising way. His life has inspired thousands of people all over the world. Today the Brothers continue their mission through multiplicity of ministries across the length and breadth of India besides having presence in Sri Lanka, Paraguay, Bolivia, Ghana, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Canada and USA. The Brothers have been living the life of BROTHERHOOD over 114 years and their activities have been proclaiming it far and wide that they are BROTHERS in Spirit and truth. The Brotherhood is not a vision for them to be realized but a reality to be lived in.