Congregation of the Sons of the Immaculate Conception (C.F.I.C.)


Also known as: Söhne der Unbefleckten Empfängnis (Deutsch) / Fils de l’Immaculée Conception (français) / Congregazione dei Figli dell’Immacolata Concezione (Concezionisti) (Italiano) / Filii Immaculatæ Conceptionis (latine)

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

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

Statistics: 80 houses, 391 members (211 priests) (2017)

Address: Vicolo del Conte 2, 00148 Roma, Italy


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Superior General:ItalyBr. Michele Perniola, C.F.I.C. (2016.05.20 – ...)
Pontifical Delegate:ItalyCardinal Giuseppe Versaldi (76)Cardinal Giuseppe Versaldi (76) (2013.02.18 – ...)
Superior General:ItalyBr. Ruggero Valentini, C.F.I.C. (2010.08.05 – 2016.05.20)
Superior General:ItalyFr. Aurelio Mozzetta, C.F.I.C. (1992 – 2010.08.05)
Founder:ItalyBr. Luigi Maria Monti, C.F.I.C. (later Blessed) (1857.09.08)

Living Bishops (1 Bishop)

CanadaBishop Nicola De Angelis, C.F.I.C. (81)Bishop Nicola De Angelis, C.F.I.C. (81), Bishop emeritus of Peterborough (Canada)

Saints (3 blesseds)

1943: BelgiumBlessed Antoni Leszczewicz, priest and martyr

1943: BelgiumBlessed Jerzy Kaszyra, priest and martyr

1900: ItalyBlessed Luigi Maria Monti, religious

as of 2020.07.07

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