Congregation of the Servants of Charity (S.C.)


Also known as: Congregazione dei Servi della Carità (Italiano) / Opera Don Guanella (Italiano) / Congregatio Servorum a Charitate (latine) / Serviteurs de la Charité (français)

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

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

Statistics: 98 houses, 558 members (365 priests) (2017)

Address: Vicolo Clemente 41, 00148 Roma, Italy


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Superior General:ItalyFr. Umberto Brugnoni, S.C. (68)Fr. Umberto Brugnoni, S.C. (68) (2018.04.25 – ...)
Superior General:ItalyFr. Alfonso Crippa, S.C. (2006.07 – 2018.04.25)
Superior General:Fr. Nino Minetti, S.C. (? – 2006.07)
Superior General:SwitzerlandBishop Stefano Aurelio Bacciarini, S.C. (1915 – 1924)
Superior General:ItalyFr. Luigi Guanella (later Saint) (1908 – 1915.10.24)
Founder:ItalyFr. Luigi Guanella (later Saint) (1908)

Living Bishops (1 Bishop)

BrazilBishop Protógenes José Luft, S.C. (71)Bishop Protógenes José Luft, S.C. (71), Bishop of Barra do Garças (Brazil)

Deceased Bishops (1 Bishop)

1935: SwitzerlandBishop Stefano Aurelio Bacciarini, S.C., Superior General of Congregation of the Servants of Charity

as of 2020.07.07

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