68. MONKROCK New Monastic Community, formally known as Oblates of the Last Martyrdom, was established on 17 September 2007 under its former name of Transitus. It currently bases its headquarters in St. Louis, MO (USA).
69. The community is open to all Christians (Catholic and non-Catholic) and is organized worldwide in local fraternities within regional and national chapters.
70. The community is governed by its Founder with the Council of Directors, which serves as the spiritual government and administrative body of the Oblates. The Council exists to facilitate and direct all official activity of the Oblates in conformity to the MONKROCK Rule and the teachings of the Catholic Church, in full communion with the Bishop of Rome and in cooperation with ecclesiastical authority.
71. The community is currently defined according to the Code of Canon Law of the Catholic Church as a Private Association of the Faithful.*