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Congregation of the Augustinians of the Assumption (A.A.)

Assumptionists

Also known as: Assumptionisten (Deutsch) / Asuncionistas (español) / Congrégation des Augustins de l’Assomption (français) / Agostiniani dell’Assunzione (Italiano) / Congregatio Augustinianorum ab Assumptione (latine)

Type: Clerical Religious Congregation of Pontifical Right (for Men)

Depends on: Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and for Societies of Apostolic Life

Statistics: 118 houses, 907 members (518 priests) (2015)

Address: Via San Pio V 55, 00165 Roma, Italy

Phone: 06.662.39.98

Website: Link

History

Churches


Superiors

Superior General:FranceFr. Benoît Grière, A.A. (59)Fr. Benoît Grière, A.A. (59) (2011.05.11 – ...)
Superior General:USAFr. Richard E. Lamoureux, A.A. (1999.05.11 – 2011.05.11)
Superior General:Fr. Claude Maréchal, A.A. (1987 – 1999)
Superior General:Fr. Hervé Stéphan, A.A. (1975 – 1987)
Superior General:Fr. Paul Charpentier, A.A. (1969 – 1975)
Superior General:USAFr. Wilfrid Dufault, A.A. (1952 – 1969)
Superior General:Fr. Gervais Quenard, A.A. (1923 – 1952)
Vicar General:Fr. Joseph Maubon, A.A. (1918 – 1922)
Superior General:Fr. Emmauel Bailly, A.A. (1903 – 1917)
Superior General:Fr. François Picard, A.A. (1880 – 1903)
Superior General:FranceFr. Emmanuel d’Alzon, A.A. (1845 – 1880)
Founder:FranceFr. Emmanuel d’Alzon, A.A. (1845)

Living Bishops (2 Bishops)

BrazilBishop José Geraldo da Cruz, A.A. (76)Bishop José Geraldo da Cruz, A.A. (76), Bishop emeritus of Juazeiro (Brazil)

TurkeyBishop Louis-Armel Pelâtre, A.A. (77)Bishop Louis-Armel Pelâtre, A.A. (77), Titular Bishop of Sasima, Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Istanbul (Turkey), Apostolic Administrator emeritus of Istanbul of the Greeks (Turkey) and Patriarchal Administrator emeritus of Istanbul of the Greek-Melkites (Turkey)


Deceased Bishops (5 Archbishops, 6 Bishops)

2007: GreeceArchbishop Antónios Varthalítis, A.A., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Corfu–Zakynthos–Kefalonia (Greece) and Apostolic Administrator emeritus of Thessaloniki (Greece)

2006: BulgariaArchbishop Metodi Dimitrov Stratiev, A.A., Apostolic Exarch emeritus of Sofia of the Bulgarians (Bulgaria)

2005: Congo-KinshasaArchbishop Charles Kambale Mbogha, A.A., Metropolitan Archbishop of Bukavu (Congo-Kinshasa)

2000: RomaniaBishop Vasile Cristea, A.A., Titular Bishop of Lebedus

1998: BulgariaBishop Samuel Seraphimov Djoundrine, A.A., Bishop emeritus of Nikopol (Bulgaria)

1991: MadagascarBishop Michel-Henri Canonne, A.A., Bishop emeritus of Tuléar (Madagascar)

1979: BrazilBishop Arturo Gerrit João Hermanus Maria Horsthuis, A.A., Bishop emeritus of Jales (Brazil)

1978: EnglandArchbishop George Andrew Beck, A.A., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Liverpool (England)

1975: Congo-KinshasaBishop Henri Joseph Marius Piérard, A.A., Bishop emeritus of Beni (Congo-Kinshasa)

1968: GreeceArchbishop Antonio Gregorio Vuccino, A.A., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Corfu–Zakynthos–Kefalonia (Greece)

1946: FranceBishop Pie Eugène Joseph Neveu, A.A., Titular Bishop of Citrus


as of 2017.09.15

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