Living Cardinals

Religious Order with Living Cardinals or BishopsInitialsNumber of Living CardinalsDescendingNumber of Living Bishops
Salesians of Saint John Bosco (Salesians)S.D.B.8119
Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)O.F.M.4113
Society of Jesus (Jesuits)S.J.465
Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate (Oblates)O.M.I.244
Order of Preachers (Dominicans)O.P.239
Congregation of the Holy Spirit (Spiritans, Holy Ghost Fathers)C.S.Sp.232
Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians, Lazarists)C.M.230
Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Claretians)C.M.F.222
Order of Capuchin Friars Minor (Capuchin Franciscans)O.F.M. Cap.187
Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (Redemptorists)C.SS.R.155
Congregation of the Priests of the Sacred Heart (Dehonians)S.C.I.126
Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (Sacred Heart Missionaries)M.S.C.121
Order of Saint Augustine (Augustinians)O.S.A.120
Order of Augustinian Recollects (Augustinian Recollects)O.A.R.118
Order of Discalced Carmelites (Teresian Carmelites)O.C.D.116
Society of Priests of Saint Sulpice (Sulpicians)P.S.S.114
Congregation of Holy Cross (Holy Cross Fathers)C.S.C.113
Institute of Schönstatt FathersI.Sch.13
Order of Cistercians (Cistercians)O. Cist.12
Mariamite Maronite Order (Aleppians)O.M.M.12
Secular Institute of Pius XI.S.P.X.1
Institute Voluntas DeiI.V.D.1
Society of the Divine Word (Divine Word Missionaries)S.V.D.45
Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines)O.S.B.25
Order of Friars Minor Conventual (Conventual Franciscans)O.F.M. Conv.24
Comboni Missionaries of the Heart of Jesus (Comboni Missionaries)M.C.C.J.22
Consolata MissionariesI.M.C.14
Society of Mary (Marists)S.M.14
Order of the Brothers of Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Carmelites)O. Carm.13
Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Scheutists)C.I.C.M.12
Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers)M. Afr.12
Basilian Order of Saint JosaphatO.S.B.M.12
Congregation of the Passion (Passionists)C.P.11
Carmelites of Mary ImmaculateC.M.I.10
Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary (Picpus Fathers)SS.CC.10
Society of the Catholic Apostolate (Pallottines)S.A.C.9
Society of African MissionsS.M.A.9
Missionaries of the Company of Mary (Montfort Missionaries)S.M.M.9
Congregation of Jesus and Mary (Eudists)C.I.M.8
Congregation of the Sacred Stigmata (Stigmatines)C.S.S.8
Congregation of Missionaries of the Holy FamilyM.S.F.8
Society of Missionaries of Saint PaulM.S.P.8
Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament (Sacramentinos)S.S.S.8
Patriarchal Clergy Institute of BzommarI.C.P.B.7
Congregation of the Missionaries of Saint Charles Borromeo (Scalabrinians)C.S.6
Sons of Divine ProvidenceF.D.P.6
Paris Foreign Missions SocietyM.E.P.6
Pontifical Institute for Foreign MissionsP.I.M.E.6
Confederation of Canons Regular of Saint AugustineC.R.S.A.5
Yarumal Society for the Foreign MissionsM.X.Y.5
Order of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mercy (Mercedarians)O. de M.5
Order of Friar Servants of Mary (Servites)O.S.M.5
Saint Patrick’s Society for the Foreign MissionsS.P.S.5
Basilian Order of the Most Holy Saviour (Salvatorian Fathers)B.S.4
Confederation of Oratories of Saint Philip Neri (Oratorians)C.O.4
Congregation of Saint Basil (Basilians)C.S.B.4
Congregation of Saint JosephC.S.I.4
Congregation of the Legionaries of ChristL.C.4
Congregation of the Lebanese Maronite MissionariesL.M.4
Ukrainian Studite MonksM.S.U.4
Lebanese Maronite Order (Baladites)O.L.M.4
Society of Foreign MissionsP.M.E.4
Associations of Priests of PradoPrado4
Poor Servants of Divine ProvidenceP.S.D.P.4
Society of Saint Pius XS.S.P.X.4
Apostolic Life Community of Priests in the Opus Spiritus Sancti (Holy Spirit Fathers)ALCP/OSS3
Basilian Alepian OrderB.A.3
Basilian Chouerite Order of Saint John the BaptistB.C.3
Saint Francis Xavier Spanish Institute for Foreign MissionsI.E.M.E.3
Missionaries of Saint JosephM.J.3
Missionary Society of Saint Paul of NigeriaM.S.P.3
Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance (Trappists)O.C.S.O.3
Order of the Canons Regular of Prémontré (Norbertines, Premonstratensians)O. Praem.3
Order of Saint Paul the First Hermit (Pauline Fathers)O.S.P.P.E.3
Society of the Divine Saviour (Salvatorians)S.D.S.3
Xaverian Missionary Fathers (Xaverians)S.X.3
Congregation of the Augustinians of the Assumption (Assumptionists)A.A.2
Clerics Regular of Saint Paul (Barnabites)B.2
Companions of the CrossC.C.2
Congregation of Mariannhill MissionariesC.M.M.2
Missionaries of the Precious BloodC.PP.S.2
Congregation of the Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ (Resurrectionists)C.R.2
Clerics Regular of Somasca (Somascans)C.R.S.2
Congregation of the Holy Family of BergamoC.S.F.2
Congregation of Saint Theresa of the Child Jesus “Little Flower”C.S.T.2
Vincentian CongregationC.V.2
Congregation of the Sons of Merciful LoveF.A.M.2
Priestly Fraternity of the Missionaries of Saint Charles BorromeoF.S.C.B.2
Missionary Congregation of the Blessed SacramentM.C.B.S.2
Congregation of Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Marian Fathers)M.I.C.2
Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America (Maryknoll Fathers)M.M.2
Missionaries of the Nativity of MaryM.N.M.2
Missionaries of Our Lady of LaSaletteM.S.2
Mission Society of the PhilippinesM.S.P.2
Missionaries of the Holy SpiritM.Sp.S.2
Missionary Society of Saint Thomas the ApostleM.S.T.2
Antonin Maronite OrderO.A.M.2
Order of the Imitation of ChristO.I.C.2
Order of the MinimsO.M.2
Oblates of Saint Francis de SalesO.S.F.S.2
Oblates of Saint Joseph (Josephines of Asti)O.S.J.2
Order of the Most Holy Trinity (Trinitarians)O.SS.T.2
Order of Poor Clerks Regular of the Mother of God of the Pious Schools (Piarists)Sch. P.2
Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus of BétharramS.C.I. di Béth.2
Sodalitium of Christian LifeS.C.V.2
Society of Divine Vocations (Vocationists)S.D.V.2
Society of the Missionaries of Saint Francis Xavier (Pilar Fathers)S.F.X.2
Third Order Regular of Saint FrancisT.O.R.2
Congregation of the Apostles of JesusA.J.1
Congregation of the Sons of the Immaculate ConceptionC.F.I.C.1
Missionary Congregation of Saint Andrew the ApostleC.M.S.A.A.1
Workers of the Kingdom of ChristC.O.R.C.1
Congregation of Clerics Regular (Theatines)C.R.1
Congregation of Saint Michael the Archangel (Michaelites)C.S.M.A.1
Clerics of Saint Viator (Viatorians)C.S.V.1
Congregation of Christian Doctrine (Dottrinari)D.C.1
Congregation of the Sons of Mary ImmaculateF.M.I.1
Missionaries of the PlainM.D.P.1
Guadalupe MissionariesM.G.1
Saint Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill HillM.H.M.1
Clerks Regular of the Ministers of the Sick (Camillians)M.I.1
Clerical Society of the Missionaries of the Holy ApostlesM.S.A.1
Missionaries of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and MaryM.SS.CC.1
Order of the Hospitallers of Saint John of GodO.H.1
Clerks Regular of the Mother of God of LuccaO.M.D.1
Order of Canons Regular of the Holy CrossO.R.C.1
Canons Regular of the Order of the Holy Cross (Crosiers)O.S.C.1
Little Brothers of the GospelP.F.E.1
Pious Workers Rural Catechists (Ardorini Missionaries)P.O.C.R.1
Rogationists of the Heart of Jesus (Rogationists)R.C.J.1
Congregation of the Servants of CharityS.C.1
Society of Christ for Polish ImmigrantsS.Chr.1
Servants of Christ the PriestS.C.P.1
Missionaries of Our Lady of the Most Blessed SacramentS.D.N.1
Missionary Servants of the Poor (Morsel of the Poor)S.d.P.1
Servants of the Holy Eucharist and of the Blessed Virgin MaryS.E.M.V.1
Sons of the Holy Family of Jesus Mary and JosephS.F.1
Society of Saint John Mary VianneyS.J.M.V.1
Society of Mary (Marianists)S.M.1
Portuguese Missionary SocietyS.M.P.1
Priestly Society of Saint Joseph Benedict CottolengoS.S.C.1
Society of Saint Joseph of the Sacred Heart (Josephites)S.S.J.1
Capuchin Tertiary Religious of Our Lady of Sorrows (Amigonian Friars)T.C.1

as of 2019.03.14

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