By Pawel Teperski
This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.
Official app of the General Curia of the Capuchin Friars Minor. The app gives direct access to the most current information from the General Curia which is found on www.ofmcap.org, as well as to videos and photos.
The app is available in seven languages: Italian, English, Polish, Spanish, French, German, and Portuguese.
What does the application do?
The app has two main aims. First: simple access to news items published on the website of the General Curia for mobile devices. Second: to make the library of the most important documents of the Order available on mobile devices.
Once the app is installed on your telephone, tablet, or iPad, and with internet access, you can review the latest information published on www.ofmcap.org, have direct access to our YouTube channel with all the videos, see the latest photos published on Google Plus, check the Curia Twitter @ofmcapdotorg, review the most recent BICI, etc.
It is also possible to read documents without internet access (offline). The documents available will be the writings of St. Francis (Rule and Testament), the Capuchin Constitutions, the documents of the Plenary Councils of the Order, and the letters of the general ministers.
Will the app be available in different languages?
The app will be available in all seven of the languages in which the Capuchin General Curia operates: Italian, English, Polish, Spanish, French, German, and Portuguese.
What are the app’s basic settings?
Beyond the basic settings available in every app, it is possible to modify the size and font of the characters, select day/night reading mode, and choose among the seven available languages. It is also possible to activate or deactivate notification of when new information is published on the website www.ofmcap.org.