Officials

Officials

RomaniaFr. Lucian Abalintoaiei, O.F.M. Conv.Fr. Lucian Abalintoaiei, O.F.M. Conv.

General Secretary of Episcopal Conference of Turkiye

Born: (Romania)

General Secretary of Episcopal Conference of Turkiye (2018.09.20 – ...)

SyriaArchimandrite Chihade Abboud (44)Archimandrite Chihade Abboud (44) (Greek-Melkite Rite)

Procurator at Rome of the Greek-Melkites

Born:1978.10.21 (Jdaydet Artouz, Syria)
Ordained Priest:2004.07.02

Procurator at Rome of the Greek-Melkites (2019 – ...)

LebanonAbbot Jaoude Abou, O.A.M.Abbot Jaoude Abou, O.A.M. (Maronite Rite)

Superior General of Antonin Maronite Order

Born: (Lebanon)

Superior General of Antonin Maronite Order (2018 – ...)

IndiaFr. Paul Achandy, C.M.I.Fr. Paul Achandy, C.M.I. (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Prior General of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate

Born: (India)

Prior General of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (2014.04.05 – ...)

ItalyMr. Giovanni Acquaderni

Born:1839.03.16 (Italy)
Died:1922.02.16 († 82)

Founder of Society of Italian Catholic Youth (1868.05.02)

ItalyFr. Immacolato M. Acquali, F.F.I.Fr. Immacolato M. Acquali, F.F.I.

Superior General of Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate

Born: (Italy)

Superior General of Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate (2022.05.13 – ...)

PhilippinesFr. Nestor Julao Adalia (68)Fr. Nestor Julao Adalia (68)

Apostolic Administrator of Calapan (Philippines)

Born:1955.02.19 (Barcenaga, Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1980.09.09

Apostolic Administrator sede plena of Calapan (Philippines) (2018.11.13 – 2022.11.07)

Apostolic Administrator of Calapan (Philippines) (2022.11.07 – ...)

SlovakiaMsgr. Miroslav Konštanc Adam, O.P. (59)Msgr. Miroslav Konštanc Adam, O.P. (59)

Prelate Auditor of Tribunal of the Roman Rota

Born:1963.08.02 (Michalovce, Slovakia)
Ordained Priest:1995.06.24

Rector Magnificus of Pontifical University of Saint Thomas Aquinas (Angelicum) (2012.03.26 – 2016.03.22)

Member of Commission for the Study of the Reform of the Matrimonial Processes in Canon Law (2014.08.27 – 2015)

Prelate Auditor of Tribunal of the Roman Rota (2016.03.22 – ...)

ItalyVenerable Fr. Giovanni Agostino Adorno, C.R.M.

Born:1551 (Italy)
Died:1591.09.19 († 40)

Founder of Clerics Regular Minor (1588.07.01)

Priest of Clerics Regular Minor.

UruguayFr. Gonzalo Aemilius (43)Fr. Gonzalo Aemilius (43)

Private Secretary of the Pope

Born:1979.09.18 (Montevideo, Uruguay)
Ordained Priest:2006.05.06

Private Secretary of the Pope (2020.01 – ...)

PhilippinesMother Maria Corazon D. Agda, R.V.M.

Superior General of Religious of the Virgin Mary

Born: (Philippines)

Superior General of Religious of the Virgin Mary (2016.04 – ...)

ArgentinaFr. Eduardo Gustavo Agín, S.C.I. di Béth. (60)Fr. Eduardo Gustavo Agín, S.C.I. di Béth. (60)

Superior General of Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus of Bétharram

Born:1962.08.17 (Argentina)

Superior General of Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus of Bétharram (2017.05.18 – ...)

GhanaBr. Francis Xavier Agoah, F.P.M.

Superior General of Presentation Brothers

Born: (Ghana)

Superior General of Presentation Brothers (2017.04.24 – ...)

ItalyMsgr. Marco Agostini (60)Msgr. Marco Agostini (60)

Papal Master of Ceremonies of Office for the Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff

Born:1962.08.06 (Verona, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1992.08.06

Papal Master of Ceremonies of Office for the Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff (2009.06.13 – ...)

SpainFr. Pedro Aguado Cuesta, Sch. P. (65)Fr. Pedro Aguado Cuesta, Sch. P. (65)

Superior General of Order of Poor Clerics Regular of the Mother of God of the Pious Schools (Piarists)

Born:1957.06.26 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1982.06.13

Superior General of Order of Poor Clerics Regular of the Mother of God of the Pious Schools (Piarists) (2009.07 – ...)

JordanMsgr. Khaled AkashehMsgr. Khaled Akasheh

Secretary of Commission for Religious Relations with Muslims

Born: (Jordan)

Secretary of Commission for Religious Relations with Muslims (2003 – ...)

IndiaFr. Mathew Alakalam, M.C.B.S. (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Born:1888.03.30 (India)
Ordained Priest:1913.12.21
Died:1977.12.21 († 89)

Founder of Missionary Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament (1933.05.07)

ItalyBr. Marco Albani, F.D.M.

Superior General of Brothers of Our Lady of Mercy

Born: (Italy)

Superior General of Brothers of Our Lady of Mercy (2018 – ...)

Fr. Francesco Albertini

Founder of Sanguis Christi Union (1808)

SyriaFr. Joseph al-Bitn, O.L.M. (Maronite Rite)

Born:1679 (Syria)
Ordained Priest:1706
Died:1714.11 († 35)

Founder of Lebanese Maronite Order (Baladites) (1695.11.10)

MexicoFr. Esteban Alcocer González, C.O.R.C. (62)Fr. Esteban Alcocer González, C.O.R.C. (62)

Director General of Workers of the Kingdom of Christ

Born:1960.11.17 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1988.08.06

Director General of Workers of the Kingdom of Christ (2017 – ...)

EnglandSr. Helen Alford, O.P. (59)

President of Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences

Born:1964.05.01 (London, England)

President of Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences (2023.04.01 – ...)

SpainFr. Speranza di Gesù Alhama Valera, F.A.M.

Born:1893.09.30 (Spain)
Died:1983.02.08 († 89)

Founder of Congregation of the Sons of Merciful Love (1951.08.15)

FranceFr. Jean-Joseph Allemand, O.J.J.A.

Born:1772.12.27 (France)
Died:1836.04.10 († 63)

Founder of Institute of the Work of Youth (1799.05)

GuatemalaFr. Mario Absalón Alvardo Tovar, M.S.C. (52)Fr. Mario Absalón Alvardo Tovar, M.S.C. (52)

Superior General of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (Sacred Heart Missionaries)

Born:1970.09.20 (Guatemala)
Ordained Priest:1997.10.25

Superior General of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (Sacred Heart Missionaries) (2017.09.11 – ...)

LebanonFr. Khalil Alwan, L.M.Fr. Khalil Alwan, L.M. (Maronite Rite)

General Secretary of Council of Catholic Patriarchs of the East

Born: (Lebanon)

General Secretary of Council of Catholic Patriarchs of the East (1993 – ...)

GermanyFr. Matthias Ambros (44)Fr. Matthias Ambros (44)

Substitute Promoter of Justice of Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura

Born:1979 (Freyung, Germany)
Ordained Priest:2009.10.10

Substitute Promoter of Justice of Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura (2023.01.20 – ...)

MexicoFr. Enrique Amezcua Medina, C.O.R.C. (104)Fr. Enrique Amezcua Medina, C.O.R.C. (104)

Founder of Workers of the Kingdom of Christ

Born:1918.12.11 (Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1943.10.10

Founder of Workers of the Kingdom of Christ (1963.09.12)

ItalyFr. Roberto Amici, F.S.M.I. (53)Fr. Roberto Amici, F.S.M.I. (53)

Superior General of Sons of Saint Mary Immaculate

Born:1969.08.20 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1999.01.06

Superior General of Sons of Saint Mary Immaculate (2011.07.11 – ...)

FranceFr. Jean-Michel Amouriaux, C.I.M. (56)Fr. Jean-Michel Amouriaux, C.I.M. (56)

Superior General of Congregation of Jesus and Mary (Eudists)

Born:1967 (France)
Ordained Priest:1994

Superior General of Congregation of Jesus and Mary (Eudists) (2017.01.07 – ...)

NigeriaFr. Vitalis AnaehobiFr. Vitalis Anaehobi

General Secretary of Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa

Born: (Nigeria)

General Secretary of Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa (2022.05.05 – ...)

USAFr. Eric Andrews, C.S.P.Fr. Eric Andrews, C.S.P.

Superior General of Paulist Fathers (Paulists)

Born: (USA)
Ordained Priest:1995.05.13

Superior General of Paulist Fathers (Paulists) (2014.05 – ...)

ItalyDr. Franco Anelli (59)

Rector Magnificus of Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Born:1963.06.26 (Piacenza, Italy)

Rector Magnificus of Catholic University of the Sacred Heart (2012.12.12 – ...)

FranceFr. Jean-Émile Anizan, F.C.

Born:1853.01.06 (France)
Ordained Priest:1877.12.22
Died:1928.05.01 († 75)

Founder of Sons of Charity (1918.12.25)

IndiaSr. Ann Joseph, F.C.C.

Superior General of Franciscan Clarist Congregation

Born: (India)

Superior General of Franciscan Clarist Congregation (2015 – ...)

GhanaFr. Lazarus AnondeeFr. Lazarus Anondee

General Secretary of Ghana Bishops’ Conference

Born: (Ghana)
Ordained Priest:1991.07.20

General Secretary of Ghana Bishops’ Conference (2016.06.17 [2016.08.04] – ...)

ItalyDr. Federico Antellini Russo

Vice-Director of Supervisory and Financial Information Authority

Born: (Italy)

Vice-Director of Supervisory and Financial Information Authority (2020.04.15 – ...)

ItalyMsgr. Cristiano Antonietti (37)Msgr. Cristiano Antonietti (37)

Papal Master of Ceremonies of Office for the Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff

Born:1986.03.23 (Foligno, Italy)
Ordained Priest:2011.09.25

Papal Master of Ceremonies of Office for the Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff (2021.10.11 – ...)

ColombiaAbbot Guillermo Leon Arboleda Tamayo, O.S.B. (66)Abbot Guillermo Leon Arboleda Tamayo, O.S.B. (66)

President of Subiaco Cassinese Benedictine Congregation

Born:1956.12.12 (Medellín, Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1980.11.01

President of Subiaco Cassinese Benedictine Congregation (2016.09.22 – ...)

ItalyProf. Andrea Arcangeli

Director of Directorate of Health and Hygiene of Vatican City State

Born: (Italy)

Vice-Director of Directorate of Health and Hygiene of Vatican City State (2019.04.01 – 2020.08.01)

Director of Directorate of Health and Hygiene of Vatican City State (2020.08.01 – ...)

FranceFr. Bernard Ardura, O. Praem. (74)Fr. Bernard Ardura, O. Praem. (74)

President of Pontifical Committee for Historical Sciences

Born:1948.09.01 (Bordeaux, France)
Ordained Priest:1972.12.16

Undersecretary of Pontifical Council for Culture (1991 – 1997.04.22)

Secretary of Pontifical Council for Culture (1997.04.22 – 2009.12.03)

President of Pontifical Committee for Historical Sciences (2009.12.03 – ...)

ItalyFr. Carmine Arice, S.S.C. (58)Fr. Carmine Arice, S.S.C. (58)

Superior General of Priestly Society of Saint Joseph Benedict Cottolengo

Born:1964.06.11 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1991.05.25

Superior General of Priestly Society of Saint Joseph Benedict Cottolengo (2017.09.11 – ...)

IndiaMsgr. Michael Xavier Leo Arokiaraj (64)Msgr. Michael Xavier Leo Arokiaraj (64)

Prelate Auditor of Tribunal of the Roman Rota

Born:1958.09.08 (Mettupatti, India)

Prelate Auditor of Tribunal of the Roman Rota (2007.04.25 – ...)

Member of Commission for the Study of the Reform of the Matrimonial Processes in Canon Law (2014.08.27 – 2015)

USAFr. Chester Artysiewicz, G.H.M. (78)Fr. Chester Artysiewicz, G.H.M. (78)

Superior General of Glenmary Home Missioners

Born:1945 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1973

Superior General of Glenmary Home Missioners (2011.06.10 – ...)

PortugalFr. Adelino Ascenso, S.M.P. (68)Fr. Adelino Ascenso, S.M.P. (68)

Superior General of Portuguese Missionary Society

Born:1954.10.30 (Portugal)
Ordained Priest:1998.02.21

Superior General of Portuguese Missionary Society (2014.07.25 – ...)

MexicoFr. Francisco Javier Asencio Dávalos, M.Sp.S.

Born: (Mexico)

Founder of School of the Cross (1965)

IndiaFr. James Athikalam, M.S.T.Fr. James Athikalam, M.S.T. (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Superior General of Missionary Society of Saint Thomas the Apostle

Born: (India)

Superior General of Missionary Society of Saint Thomas the Apostle (? – ...)

BrazilFr. Alexandre Awi Mello, I.Sch. (52)Fr. Alexandre Awi Mello, I.Sch. (52)

Superior General of Institute of Schönstatt Fathers

Born:1971.01.17 (Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:2001.07.07

Secretary of Dicastery for the Laity, Family and Life (2017.05.31 – 2022.11.17)

Superior General of Institute of Schönstatt Fathers (2022.08.03 – ...)

RwandaBr. Jean-Marie Vianney Azibereho, F.J.

Superior General of Josephite Brothers of Rwanda

Born: (Rwanda)

Superior General of Josephite Brothers of Rwanda (2018 – ...)

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