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Religious Orders

AcronymAscendingReligious OrderSuperior GeneralNumber of CardinalsNumber of Bishops
A.A.Congregation of the Augustinians of the Assumption (Assumptionists)FranceFr. Benoît Grière, A.A. (56)Fr. Benoît Grière, A.A. (56)2
A.J.Congregation of the Apostles of JesusFr. Speratus Kamanzi, A.J.Fr. Speratus Kamanzi, A.J.1
ALCP/OSSApostolic Life Community of Priests in the Opus Spiritus Sancti (Holy Spirit Fathers)TanzaniaFr. Joseph Israel, ALCP/OSSFr. Joseph Israel, ALCP/OSS1
B. / C.R.S.P.Clerics Regular of Saint Paul (Barnabites)BrazilFr. Chagas Maria Santos da Silva, B. (53)Fr. Chagas Maria Santos da Silva, B. (53)2
B.A.Basilian Alepian OrderArchimandrite Najib Tobji, B.A.Archimandrite Najib Tobji, B.A.4
B.C.Basilian Chouerite Order of Saint John the BaptistLebanonArchimandrite Elie Maalouf, B.C.Archimandrite Elie Maalouf, B.C.4
BethléemMonastic Family of Bethlehem, of the Assumption of the Virgin and of Saint Bruno (Monks and Sisters of Bethlehem)
B.S.Basilian Order of the Most Holy Saviour (Salvatorian Fathers)LebanonArchimandrite Antoine Dib, B.S.Archimandrite Antoine Dib, B.S.4
C.A.M.Benedictine Congregation of the Mechitarists (Mechitarists)Abbot Elia Kilaghbian, C.A.M.Abbot Elia Kilaghbian, C.A.M.1
C.C.Companions of the CrossCanadaFr. Scott McCaig, C.C.Fr. Scott McCaig, C.C.1
C.D.D.Congregation of the Disciples of the LordMalaysiaFr. John Chia, C.D.D. (49)Fr. John Chia, C.D.D. (謝啟龍) (49)
C.F.C.Christian BrothersIndiaBr. Philip Pinto, C.F.C. (68)
C.F.I.C.Congregation of the Sons of the Immaculate ConceptionItalyBr. Ruggero Valentini, C.F.I.C. (60)1
C.F.S.Congregation of the Priestly FraternityCanadaFr. Bruno Hamel, C.F.S.Fr. Bruno Hamel, C.F.S.
C.G.S.Congregation of Jesus the PriestItalyFr. Gian Luigi Pastò, C.G.S. (71)Fr. Gian Luigi Pastò, C.G.S. (71)
C.I.Josephites of BelgiumFr. Robert D. Hamilton, C.I.Fr. Robert D. Hamilton, C.I.
C.I.C.M.Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Scheutists)United StatesFr. Timothy Atkin, C.I.C.M. (66)Fr. Timothy Atkin, C.I.C.M. (66)12
C.I.M. / C.J.M.Congregation of Jesus and Mary (Eudists)ColombiaFr. Camilo Bernal Hadad, C.I.M. (60)Fr. Camilo Bernal Hadad, C.I.M. (60)8
C.M.Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians, Lazarists)United StatesFr. Gregory Gay, C.M. (61)Fr. Gregory Gay, C.M. (61)134
C.M.F.Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Claretians)SpainFr. Josep María Abella Batlle, C.M.F. (64)Fr. Josep María Abella Batlle, C.M.F. (64)219
C.M.I.Carmelites of Mary ImmaculateIndiaFr. Jose Panthaplamthottiyil, C.M.I. (63)Fr. Jose Panthaplamthottiyil, C.M.I. (63)9
C.M.M.Congregation of Mariannhill MissionariesSwitzerlandFr. Damian Weber, C.M.M. (72)Fr. Damian Weber, C.M.M. (72)2
C.M.M.Brothers of Our Lady, Mother of Mercy (of Tilburg)Br. Broer Huitema, C.M.M.
C.M.S.A.A.Missionary Congregation of St. Andrew the ApostleUkraineFr. Tykhon Kryvetskyi, C.M.S.A.A. (37)Fr. Tykhon Kryvetskyi, C.M.S.A.A. (37)1
C.O.Confederation of Oratories of Saint Philip Neri (Oratorians)3
C.O.I.Oratory of France (Oratorians of France)Fr. James Cunningham, C.O.I.Fr. James Cunningham, C.O.I.
Comm. l'Emm.Emmanuel Community5
C.Op.Congregation of Christian Workers of Saint Joseph CalasanzAustriaFr. Gottfried Großsteiner, C.Op. (55)Fr. Gottfried Großsteiner, C.Op. (55)
C.O.R.C.Workers of the Kingdom of ChristMexicoFr. Esteban Alcocer González, C.O.R.C. (53)Fr. Esteban Alcocer González, C.O.R.C. (53)1
C.P.Congregation of the Passion (Passionists)AustraliaFr. Joachim Rego, C.P. (60)Fr. Joachim Rego, C.P. (60)11
C.P.C.R.Parochial Cooperators of Christ the KingSpainFr. Hernán Jorge Pereda, C.P.C.R.Fr. Hernán Jorge Pereda, C.P.C.R.
C.P.M.Fathers of MercyUnited StatesFr. William Casey, C.P.M.Fr. William Casey, C.P.M.
C.PP.S.Missionaries of the Precious BloodItalyFr. Francesco Bartoloni, C.PP.S. (66)Fr. Francesco Bartoloni, C.PP.S. (66)2
C.R.Congregation of Clerics Regular (Theatines)SpainFr. Valentín Arteaga y Sánchez-Guijaldo, C.R. (78)Fr. Valentín Arteaga y Sánchez-Guijaldo, C.R. (78)1
C.R.Congregation of the Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ (Resurrectionists)PolandFr. Bernard Hylla, C.R. (55)Fr. Bernard Hylla, C.R. (55)1
C.R.A.Swiss Congregation of Canons Regular of Saint Maurice of AgauneSwitzerlandAbbot Joseph Roduit, C.R.A. (74)Abbot Joseph Roduit, C.R.A. (74)
C.R.B.Canons Regular of the Hospitaller Congregation of Great Saint BernardSwitzerlandAbbot Benoit Barthélémy Vouilloz, C.R.B.Abbot Benoit Barthélémy Vouilloz, C.R.B.1
C.R.I.C.Canons Regular of the Immaculate ConceptionItalyFr. Riccardo Belleri, C.R.I.C. (66)Fr. Riccardo Belleri, C.R.I.C. (66)
C.R.L.Canons Regular of the Congregation of the Most Holy Saviour of the LateranItalyAbbot Giuseppe Cipolloni, C.R.L. (73)Abbot Giuseppe Cipolloni, C.R.L. (73)1
C.R.L.A.Canons Regular of the Lateran Congregation of AustriaAustriaAbbot Bernhard Backovsky, C.R.L.A. (71)Abbot Bernhard Backovsky, C.R.L.A. (71)
C.R.M.Clerics Regular MinorItalyFr. Nello Morrea, C.R.M.Fr. Nello Morrea, C.R.M.
C.R.S.Clerics Regular of Somasca (Somascans)ItalyFr. Franco Moscone, C.R.S.Fr. Franco Moscone, C.R.S.1
C.R.S.A.Confederation of Canons Regular of Saint AugustineAustriaAbbot Bernhard Backovsky, C.R.L.A. (71)Abbot Bernhard Backovsky, C.R.L.A. (71)2
C.R.S.V.Canons Regular of the Congregation of Saint VictorFranceAbbot Maurice Bitz, C.R.S.V. (73)Abbot Maurice Bitz, C.R.S.V. (73)1
C.R.V.Canons Regular of Saint Augustine of the Congregation of WindesheimAbbot Helmet Grünke, C.R.V.Abbot Helmet Grünke, C.R.V.
C.R.V.C.Canons Regular of the Congregation of the Brothers of Community LifeFr. Ricard Lehmann-Dronke, C.R.V.C.Fr. Ricard Lehmann-Dronke, C.R.V.C.
C.S.Congregation of the Missionaries of Saint Charles Borromeo (Scalabrinians)ItalyFr. Alessandro Gazzola, C.S. (59)Fr. Alessandro Gazzola, C.S. (59)16
C.S.B.Congregation of Saint Basil (Basilians)CanadaFr. George Terence Smith, C.S.B. (53)Fr. George Terence Smith, C.S.B. (53)3
C.S.C.Congregation of Holy Cross (Holy Cross Fathers)United StatesFr. Richard V. Warner, C.S.C.Fr. Richard V. Warner, C.S.C.13
C.S.Ch.Congregation of the Schools of CharityItalyFr. Alvise Bellinato, C.S.Ch. (48)Fr. Alvise Bellinato, C.S.Ch. (48)
C.S.F.Congregation of the Holy Family of BergamoItalyFr. Edoardo Rota, C.S.F.Fr. Edoardo Rota, C.S.F.2
C.S.I.Congregation of Saint JosephItalyFr. Mario Aldegani, C.S.I. (61)Fr. Mario Aldegani, C.S.I. (61)3
C.S.I.B.P.Congregation of Saint John the Baptist PrecursorItalyFr. Italo Colombini, C.S.I.B.P. (74)Fr. Italo Colombini, C.S.I.B.P. (74)
C.S.J.B.Congregation of Saint John the Baptist
C.S.M.A.Congregation of Saint Michael the Archangel (Michaelites)Fr. Kazimierz Radzik, C.S.M.A.Fr. Kazimierz Radzik, C.S.M.A.
C.S.P.Paulist Fathers (Paulists)United StatesFr. John F. Duffy, C.S.P. (67)Fr. John F. Duffy, C.S.P. (67)
C.S.R.Rosarian FathersIndiaFr. K.P. Xavier, C.S.R.Fr. K.P. Xavier, C.S.R.
C.S.S.Congregation of the Sacred Stigmata (Stigmatines)ItalyFr. Andrea Meschi, C.S.S.Fr. Andrea Meschi, C.S.S.9
C.S.Sp.Congregation of the Holy Spirit (Spiritans, Holy Ghost Fathers)IrelandFr. John Fogarty, C.S.Sp. (62)Fr. John Fogarty, C.S.Sp. (62)34
C.SS.R.Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (Redemptorists)CanadaFr. Michael Brehl, C.SS.R. (59)Fr. Michael Brehl, C.SS.R. (59)152
C.S.T.Congregation of Saint Theresa of the Child Jesus “Little Flower”IndiaFr. Varghese Manjaly, C.S.T.Fr. Varghese Manjaly, C.S.T.2
C.S.V.Clerics of Saint Viator (Viatorians)CanadaFr. Alain Ambeault, C.S.V. (55)Fr. Alain Ambeault, C.S.V. (55)2
C.V.Vincentian CongregationIndiaFr. Varghese Parappuram, C.V.Fr. Varghese Parappuram, C.V.2
D.C.Congregation of Christian Doctrine (Dottrinari)ItalyFr. Giovanni Mario Redaelli, D.C.Fr. Giovanni Mario Redaelli, D.C.1
E.C.M.C.Camaldolese Hermits of Mount CoronaItalyFr. Lanfranco Longhi, E.C.M.C.Fr. Lanfranco Longhi, E.C.M.C.
E.P.Clerical Society of Virgo Flos CarmeliBrazilMsgr. João Scognamiglio Clá Dias, E.P. (75)Msgr. João Scognamiglio Clá Dias, E.P. (75)
F.A.M.Congregation of the Sons of Merciful LoveSpainFr. Aurelio Pérez Garcia, F.A.M. (62)Fr. Aurelio Pérez Garcia, F.A.M. (62)2
F.C.Sons of CharityFranceFr. Pierre Tritz, F.C. (63)Fr. Pierre Tritz, F.C. (63)
F.d.C.C.Sons of Charity (Canossians)ItalyFr. Antonio Papa, F.d.C.C. (54)Fr. Antonio Papa, F.d.C.C. (54)
F.D.M.Brothers of Our Lady of MercyItalyBr. Roberto Piccolo, F.D.M.
F.D.P.Sons of Divine ProvidenceItalyFr. Flavio Peloso, F.D.P. (62)Fr. Flavio Peloso, F.D.P. (62)7
F.I.Franciscan Friars of the ImmaculateItalyFr. Stefano Maria Manelli, F.I. (81)Fr. Stefano Maria Manelli, F.I. (81)
F.I.C.Brothers of the Immaculate Conception of MaastrichtNetherlandsBr. Albert Ketelaars, F.I.C. (72)
F.I.C.P.Brothers of Christian Instruction of PloërmelFranceBr. Yannick Houssay (65)
F.M.C.Missionary Brothers of the CountrysideFr. Edmond Chevallereau, F.M.C.Fr. Edmond Chevallereau, F.M.C.
F.M.I.Sons of Mary ImmaculateFranceFr. Daniel Boulier, F.M.I.Fr. Daniel Boulier, F.M.I.1
F.M.I.Congregation of the Sons of Mary Immaculate (Pavonians)ItalyFr. Lorenzo Agosti, F.M.I. (65)Fr. Lorenzo Agosti, F.M.I. (65)
F.M.S. / P.F.M.Marist BrothersSpainBr. Emili Turú Rofes, F.M.S. (59)
F.M.V.D.Verbum Dei Missionary FraternityMexicoSr. Lucía Aurora Herrerías Guerra, F.M.V.D.
F.N.Congregation of the Holy Family of Nazareth of Blessed Father PiamartaItalyFr. Enzo Turriceni, F.N.Fr. Enzo Turriceni, F.N.
F.S.C.Brothers of the Christian Schools (Lasalians, De La Salle Brothers)United StatesBr. Robert Schieler, F.S.C. (64)
F.S.C.B.Priestly Fraternity of the Missionaries of Saint Charles BorromeoItalyFr. Paolo Sottopietra, F.S.C.B. (47)Fr. Paolo Sottopietra, F.S.C.B. (47)2
F.S.F.Brothers of the Holy Family of BelleySpainBr. Juan Andrés Martos Moro, F.S.F. (66)
F.S.M.I.Sons of Saint Mary ImmaculateItalyFr. Roberto Amici, F.S.M.I. (45)Fr. Roberto Amici, F.S.M.I. (45)
F.S.O.Spiritual Family “The Work”
F.S.S.P.Priestly Fraternity of Saint PeterUnited StatesFr. John Berg, F.S.S.P.Fr. John Berg, F.S.S.P.
F.S.V.F.Fraternity of Saint Vincent FerrerSpainFr. Louis-Marie de Blignières, F.S.V.F. (65)Fr. Louis-Marie de Blignières, F.S.V.F. (65)
G.H.M.Glenmary Home MissionersUnited StatesFr. Daniel Dorsey, G.H.M.Fr. Daniel Dorsey, G.H.M.
H.G.N.Heralds of Good NewsIndiaFr. Mathew Kailett, H.G.N.Fr. Mathew Kailett, H.G.N.
I.C.Institute of Charity (Rosminians)IrelandFr. James Flynn, I.C. (76)Fr. James Flynn, I.C. (76)1
I.C.N.Chemin Neuf InstituteFranceFr. Laurent Fabre, I.C.N. (74)Fr. Laurent Fabre, I.C.N. (74)
I.C.P.B.Patriarchal Clergy Institute of Bzommar6
IdenteInstitute Id of Christ the Redeemer (Idente Missionaries)SpainFr. Jesús Fernández Hernández, Idente (75)Fr. Jesús Fernández Hernández, Idente (75)
I.E.M.E.Saint Francis Xavier Spanish Institute for Foreign MissionsSpainFr. José María Rojo García, I.E.M.E. (67)Fr. José María Rojo García, I.E.M.E. (67)3
I.M.C.Consolata MissionariesItalyFr. Stefano Camerlengo, I.M.C. (58)Fr. Stefano Camerlengo, I.M.C. (58)16
I.M.S.Indian Missionary SocietyIndiaFr. Jose Subhash, I.M.S.Fr. Jose Subhash, I.M.S.
I.S.P.X.Secular Insitute of Pius XCanadaFr. Christian Beaulieu, I.S.P.X.Fr. Christian Beaulieu, I.S.P.X.1
Ist. del PradoPrado InstituteFranceFr. Robert DaviaudFr. Robert Daviaud8
I.V.E.Institute of the Incarnate WordArgentinaFr. Carlos Walker, I.V.E.Fr. Carlos Walker, I.V.E.
L.C.Congregation of the Legionaries of ChristMexicoFr. Eduardo Robles Gil (62)Fr. Eduardo Robles Gil (62)4
L.M.Congregation of the Lebanese Maronite MissionariesLebanonFr. Elie Madi, L.M. (57)Fr. Elie Madi, L.M. (57)4
M. Afr.Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers)GhanaFr. Richard Baawobr, M. Afr. (55)Fr. Richard Baawobr, M. Afr. (55)10
M.C.B.S.Missionary Congregation of the Blessed SacramentIndiaFr. George Kizhakkemury, M.C.B.S.Fr. George Kizhakkemury, M.C.B.S.2
M.C.C.I.Comboni Missionaries of the Heart of Jesus (Comboni Missionaries)MexicoFr. Enrique Sánchez González, M.C.C.I. (56)Fr. Enrique Sánchez González, M.C.C.I. (56)20
M.D.P.Missionaries of the PlainFranceFr. Ephrem Tenaud, M.D.P.Fr. Ephrem Tenaud, M.D.P.1
M.D.R.Missionaries of the Divine RedeemerItalyFr. Vito Terrin, M.D.R.Fr. Vito Terrin, M.D.R.
M.E.P.Paris Foreign Missions SocietyFranceFr. Georges Colomb, M.E.P. (61)Fr. Georges Colomb, M.E.P. (61)6
M.G.Guadalupe MissionariesMexicoFr. Juan José Ángel Luna Erreguerena, M.G.Fr. Juan José Ángel Luna Erreguerena, M.G.1
M.H.M.Saint Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill HillUnited KingdomFr. Anthony Chantry, M.H.M. (60)Fr. Anthony Chantry, M.H.M. (60)2
M.I.Clerks Regular of the Ministers of the Sick (Camillians)BrazilFr. Leocir Pessini, M.I. (59)Fr. Leocir Pessini, M.I. (59)1
M.I.C.Congregation of Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Marian Fathers)PolandFr. Andrzej Pakuła, M.I.C. (50)Fr. Andrzej Pakuła, M.I.C. (50)2
M.I.C.Missionaries of the Immaculate Conception of Lourdes (Fathers of Garaison)ArgentinaFr. Horacio Brito, M.I.C. (66)Fr. Horacio Brito, M.I.C. (66)
M.J. / S.S.I.Missionaries of Saint JosephMexicoFr. Antonio Rivera Ibarra, M.J. (79)Fr. Antonio Rivera Ibarra, M.J. (79)2
M.M.Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America (Maryknoll Fathers)United StatesFr. Edward M. Dougherty, M.M. (65)Fr. Edward M. Dougherty, M.M. (65)2
M.N.M.Missionaries of the Nativity of MaryMexicoFr. Daniel González Sandoval, M.N.M.Fr. Daniel González Sandoval, M.N.M.1
M.O.Missionaries of WorkersBelgiumFr. Jacques Vanderus, M.O.Fr. Jacques Vanderus, M.O.
M.S.Missionaries of Our Lady of LaSaletteUnited StatesFr. Dennis J. Loomis, M.S.Fr. Dennis J. Loomis, M.S.2
M.S.A.Clerical Society of the Missionaries of the Holy ApostlesFr. Isaac C. Martinez Chuquizana, M.S.A.Fr. Isaac C. Martinez Chuquizana, M.S.A.
M.S.C.Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (Sacred Heart Missionaries)United StatesFr. Mark McDonald, M.S.C. (72)Fr. Mark McDonald, M.S.C. (72)22
M.S.C.Missionaries of the Sacred Heart and Saint Mary of GuadalupeMexicoFr. Enrique Sánchez Torres, M.S.C.Fr. Enrique Sánchez Torres, M.S.C.
M.S.F.Congregation of Missionaries of the Holy FamilyPolandFr. Edmund Jan Michalski, M.S.F. (56)Fr. Edmund Jan Michalski, M.S.F. (56)8
M.S.F.S.Missionaries of Saint Francis de Sales (Fransalians)IndiaFr. Abraham Vettuvelil, M.S.F.S.Fr. Abraham Vettuvelil, M.S.F.S.1
M.S.P.Missionary Society of Saint Paul of Nigeria3
M.S.P.Society of Missionaries of Saint PaulFr. Georges Khawam, M.S.P.Fr. Georges Khawam, M.S.P.8
M.S.P.Mission Society of the PhilippinesPhilippinesFr. Alfredo G. Africa, M.S.P.Fr. Alfredo G. Africa, M.S.P.1
M.S.P.Missionary Servants of the WordItalyFr. Luis Butera Vullo, M.S.P.Fr. Luis Butera Vullo, M.S.P.
M.Sp.S.Missionaries of the Holy SpiritMexicoFr. Fernando Torre Medina Mora, M.Sp.S.Fr. Fernando Torre Medina Mora, M.Sp.S.4
M.SS.CC.Missionaries of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and MaryItalyFr. Salvatore Izzo, M.SS.CC. (69)Fr. Salvatore Izzo, M.SS.CC. (69)
M.SS.CC.Missionaries of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary of MallorcaSpainFr. Emilio Velasco Triviño, M.SS.CC. (50)Fr. Emilio Velasco Triviño, M.SS.CC. (50)
M.S.S.P.Missionary Society of Saint PaulMaltaFr. Mark Grima, M.S.S.P.Fr. Mark Grima, M.S.S.P.
M.S.T.Missionary Society of Saint Thomas the ApostleIndiaFr. James Athikalam, M.S.T.Fr. James Athikalam, M.S.T.1
M.S.U.Ukrainian Studite MonksUkraineFr. Teodor Martynyuk, M.S.U. (40)Fr. Teodor Martynyuk, M.S.U. (40)13
M.X.Y. / I.M.E.Y.Yarumal Society for the Foreign MissionsColombiaFr. Gustavo Mejia, M.X.Y.Fr. Gustavo Mejia, M.X.Y.5
O.A.D.Order of Discalced Augustinians (Discalced Augustinians)ItalyFr. Gabriele Ferlisi, O.A.D. (71)Fr. Gabriele Ferlisi, O.A.D. (71)1
O.A.M.Antonin Maronite Order2
O.A.O.C.Antonian Order of Saint Ormizda of the ChaldeansIraqFr. Denha H. Toma, O.A.O.C. (53)Fr. Denha H. Toma, O.A.O.C. (53)
O.A.R.Order of Augustinian Recollects (Augustinian Recollects)SpainFr. Miguel Miró Miró, O.A.R. (65)Fr. Miguel Miró Miró, O.A.R. (65)18
ObraThe Work of the ChurchSpainSr. Trinidad de la Santa Madre Iglesia Sánchez Moreno, Obra (85)
O. Carm. / O.C.Order of the Brothers of Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Carmelites)SpainFr. Fernando Millán Romeral, O. Carm. (52)Fr. Fernando Millán Romeral, O. Carm. (52)12
O. Cart.Carthusian Order (Carthusians)FranceFr. François-Marie Velut, O. Cart. (65)Fr. François-Marie Velut, O. Cart. (65)
O.C.D.Order of Discalced Carmelites (Teresian Carmelites)ItalyFr. Saverio Antonio Gennario Cannistrà, O.C.D. (56)Fr. Saverio Antonio Gennario Cannistrà, O.C.D. (56)20
O. Cist.Order of Cistercians (Cistercians)SwitzerlandAbbot Mauro Giuseppe Lepori, O. Cist. (55)Abbot Mauro Giuseppe Lepori, O. Cist. (55)12
O.C.S.O.Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance (Trappist)IrelandAbbot Eamon Fitzgerald, O.C.S.O. (69)Abbot Eamon Fitzgerald, O.C.S.O. (69)3
O. de M.Order of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mercy (Mercedarians)ArgentinaFr. Bernardo Ordoñe Borges, O. de M. (45)Fr. Bernardo Ordoñe Borges, O. de M. (45)5
O.F.B.Order of Brothers of Bethlehem (Bethlehemites)SpainFr. Asterio Niño Picado, O.F.B. (75)Fr. Asterio Niño Picado, O.F.B. (75)
O.F.M.Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)United StatesFr. Michael Anthony Perry, O.F.M. (60)Fr. Michael Anthony Perry, O.F.M. (60)6112
O.F.M. Cap.Order of Capuchin Friars Minor (Capuchin Franciscans)SwitzerlandFr. Mauro Jöhri, O.F.M. Cap. (67)Fr. Mauro Jöhri, O.F.M. Cap. (67)191
O.F.M. Conv.Order of Friars Minor Conventual (Conventual Franciscans)ItalyFr. Marco Tasca, O.F.M. Conv. (57)Fr. Marco Tasca, O.F.M. Conv. (57)19
O.H. / F.B.F.Order of the Hospitallers of Saint John of GodSpainFr. Jesús Etayo Arrondo, O.H. (56)Fr. Jesús Etayo Arrondo, O.H. (56)1
O.I.C.Order of Imitation of Christ2
O.L.M.Lebanese Maronite Order (Baladites)LebanonAbbot Tannous Nehme, O.L.M.Abbot Tannous Nehme, O.L.M.4
O.M.Order of the MinimsItalyFr. Francesco Marinelli, O.M. (69)Fr. Francesco Marinelli, O.M. (69)2
O.M.D.Clerks Regular of the Mother of God of LuccaItalyFr. Francesco Petrillo, O.M.D. (54)Fr. Francesco Petrillo, O.M.D. (54)
O.M.D.Discalced MercedariansFr. Agustín Devesa del Prado, O.M.D.Fr. Agustín Devesa del Prado, O.M.D.
O.M.I.Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate (Oblates)United StatesFr. Louis Lougen, O.M.I. (62)Fr. Louis Lougen, O.M.I. (62)246
O.M.M.Mariamite Maronite Order (Aleppians)LebanonAbbot Boutros Tarabay, O.M.M.Abbot Boutros Tarabay, O.M.M.12
O.M.V.Oblates of the Virgin MaryItalyFr. Sergio Zirattu, O.M.V. (66)Fr. Sergio Zirattu, O.M.V. (66)
O.P.Order of Preachers (Dominicans)FranceFr. Bruno Cadoré, O.P. (60)Fr. Bruno Cadoré, O.P. (60)331
O. Praem.Order of the Canons Regular of Prémontré (Norbertines, Premonstratensians)GermanyAbbot Thomas Anton Handgrätinger, O. Praem. (71)Abbot Thomas Anton Handgrätinger, O. Praem. (71)6
O.R.C.Order of Canons Regular of the Holy CrossGermanyFr. Thomas Joachim Welz, O.R.C.Fr. Thomas Joachim Welz, O.R.C.1
O.S.A.Order of Saint Augustine (Augustinians)SpainFr. Alejandro Moral Antón, O.S.A. (59)Fr. Alejandro Moral Antón, O.S.A. (59)118
O.S.B.Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines)GermanyAbbot Notker Wolf, O.S.B. (74)Abbot Notker Wolf, O.S.B. (74)28
O.S.B. Cam.Camaldolese Congregation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Camaldolese)ItalyFr. Alessandro Barban, O.S.B. Cam.Fr. Alessandro Barban, O.S.B. Cam.
O.S.B.I.Italian Basilian Order of Grottaferrata
O.S.B.M.Basilian Order of Saint JosaphatBrazilFr. Genesio Viomar, O.S.B.M. (57)Fr. Genesio Viomar, O.S.B.M. (57)12
O.S.B. Oliv.Benedictine Congregation of Our Lady of Mount Olivet (Olivetans)ItalyAbbot Diego Gualtiero Maria Rosa, O.S.B. Oliv. (61)Abbot Diego Gualtiero Maria Rosa, O.S.B. Oliv. (61)
O.S.C. / O.Cruc.Canons Regular of the Order of the Holy Cross (Crosiers)Abbot Glen Adrian Lewandowski, O.S.C.Abbot Glen Adrian Lewandowski, O.S.C.1
O.S.F.S.Oblates of Saint Francis de SalesBrazilFr. Aldino José Kiesel, O.S.F.S. (56)Fr. Aldino José Kiesel, O.S.F.S. (56)1
O.S.H.Order of Saint Jerome (Hieronymites)
O.S.J.Oblates of Saint Joseph (Josephines of Asti)ItalyFr. Michele Piscopo, O.S.J.Fr. Michele Piscopo, O.S.J.2
O.S.M.Order of Friar Servants of Mary (Servites)GermanyFr. Gottfried M. Wolff, O.S.M. (56)Fr. Gottfried M. Wolff, O.S.M. (56)6
O.S.P.P.E.Order of Saint Paul the First Hermit (Pauline Fathers)PolandFr. Arnold O. Chrapkowski, O.S.P.P.E. (46)Fr. Arnold O. Chrapkowski, O.S.P.P.E. (46)3
O.S.S.Work of the Holy Spirit1
O.Ss.C.A.Oblates of Saints Ambrose and Charles
O.Ss.G.C.N.Oblates of Saints Charles and Gaudentius of Novara
O.SS.T.Order of the Most Holy Trinity (Trinitarians)IndiaFr. Jose T. Narlaly, O.SS.T.Fr. Jose T. Narlaly, O.SS.T.2
O.T.Imperial Order of the Teutonic Knights of Saint Mary’s Hospital in Jerusalem (Teutonic Order)ItalyAbbot Bruno Platter, O.T. (70)Abbot Bruno Platter, O.T. (70)
P.I.M.E.Pontifical Institute for Foreign MissionsItalyFr. Ferruccio Brambillasca, P.I.M.E. (50)Fr. Ferruccio Brambillasca, P.I.M.E. (50)6
P.M.E.Society of Foreign MissionsCanadaFr. Martin Laliberté, P.M.E.Fr. Martin Laliberté, P.M.E.6
P.M.S.Little Mission for the Deaf and DumbItalyFr. Antonio Loreti, P.M.S.Fr. Antonio Loreti, P.M.S.
P.O.C.R.Pious Workers Rural Catechists (Ardorini Missionaries)ItalyFr. Ermolao Portella, P.O.C.R. (75)Fr. Ermolao Portella, P.O.C.R. (75)1
P.SchönstattInstitute of Schönstatt FathersGermanyFr. Heinrich Walter, P.SchönstattFr. Heinrich Walter, P.Schönstatt11
P.S.D.P.Poor Servants of Divine ProvidenceArgentinaFr. Miguel Tofful, P.S.D.P. (48)Fr. Miguel Tofful, P.S.D.P. (48)3
P.S.J.Society of Priests of Saint JamesFranceFr. Michel Ménard, P.S.J.Fr. Michel Ménard, P.S.J.
P.S.M.Priests of Saint Mary of TinchebrayFranceFr. Yves Douguet, P.S.M.Fr. Yves Douguet, P.S.M.
P.S.S.Society of Priests of Saint Sulpice (Sulpicians)United StatesFr. Ronald D. Witherup, P.S.S. (63)Fr. Ronald D. Witherup, P.S.S. (63)114
P.S.S.G.Society of Saint CajetanItalyFr. Luigi Franceschi, P.S.S.G.Fr. Luigi Franceschi, P.S.S.G.
R.C.I. / R.C.J.Rogationists of the Heart of Jesus (Rogationists)BrazilFr. Ângelo Ademir Mezzari, R.C.I. (57)Fr. Ângelo Ademir Mezzari, R.C.I. (57)1
R.S.V.Religious of Saint Vincent de PaulFranceFr. Philippe Mura, R.S.V. (58)Fr. Philippe Mura, R.S.V. (58)1
S.A.Franciscan Friars of the AtonementUnited StatesFr. Brian A. Terry, S.A.Fr. Brian A. Terry, S.A.
S.A.C.Society of the Catholic Apostolate (Pallottines)IndiaFr. Jacob Nampudakam, S.A.C. (59)Fr. Jacob Nampudakam, S.A.C. (59)9
S.C.Congregation of Servants of CharityItalyFr. Alfonso Crippa, S.C.Fr. Alfonso Crippa, S.C.1
Sch. P. / S.P.Order of Poor Clerks Regular of the Mother of God of the Pious Schools (Piarists)SpainFr. Pedro Aguado, Sch. P. (57)Fr. Pedro Aguado, Sch. P. (57)1
S.Chr. / T.Chr.Society of Christ for Polish ImmigrantsPolandFr. Ryszard Głowacki, S.Chr. (58)Fr. Ryszard Głowacki, S.Chr. (58)1
S.C.I.Congregation of the Priests of the Sacred Heart (Dehonians)PortugalFr. José Ornelas de Carvalho, S.C.I. (60)Fr. José Ornelas de Carvalho, S.C.I. (60)124
S.C.I. di Béth.Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus of BétharramItalyFr. Francesco Radaelli, S.C.I. di Béth. (71)Fr. Francesco Radaelli, S.C.I. di Béth. (71)2
S.C.J. / T.D.Congregation of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (Timon David Fathers)FranceFr. Gérard-Marie Philip, S.C.J.Fr. Gérard-Marie Philip, S.C.J.
S.C.S.Society of Christ the Lord
S.C.V.Sodalitium of Christian LifePeruBr. Eduardo Regal Villa, S.C.V. (48)2
S.D.B.Salesians of Saint John Bosco (Salesians)SpainFr. Ángel Fernández Artime, S.D.B. (54)Fr. Ángel Fernández Artime, S.D.B. (54)7115
S.D.N.Missionaries of Our Lady of the Most Blessed SacramentBrazilFr. Geraldo Magela de Lima Mayrink, S.D.N. (56)Fr. Geraldo Magela de Lima Mayrink, S.D.N. (56)2
S.d.P.Missionary Servants of the Poor (Morsel of the Poor)ItalyFr. Salvatore Russo, S.d.P.Fr. Salvatore Russo, S.d.P.1
S.D.S.Society of the Divine Savior (Salvatorians)PolandFr. Andrzej Urbanski, S.D.S.Fr. Andrzej Urbanski, S.D.S.3
S.D.V.Society of Divine Vocations (Vocationists)ItalyFr. Ludovico Caputo, S.D.V. (73)Fr. Ludovico Caputo, S.D.V. (73)1
ServidorasAssociation of Consecrated Virgins "Servidoras"
S.F.Sons of the Holy Family of Jesus Mary and JosephSpainFr. Jesús Díaz Alonso, S.F. (54)Fr. Jesús Díaz Alonso, S.F. (54)1
S.F.M.Scarboro Foreign Mission SocietyCanadaFr. Jack Lynch, S.F.M.Fr. Jack Lynch, S.F.M.
S.F.X.Society of the Missionaries of Saint Francis Xavier (Pilar Fathers)IndiaFr. Francis Carvalho, S.F.X. (67)Fr. Francis Carvalho, S.F.X. (67)2
S.I.M. / S.J.M.Servants of Jesus and MaryGermanyFr. Anton Bentlage, S.I.M. (51)Fr. Anton Bentlage, S.I.M. (51)
S.J. / S.I.Society of Jesus (Jesuits)SpainFr. Adolfo Nicolás Pachón, S.J. (78)Fr. Adolfo Nicolás Pachón, S.J. (78)574
S.M.Society of Mary (Marists)IrelandFr. John Hannan, S.M. (71)Fr. John Hannan, S.M. (71)13
S.M.Society of Mary (Marianists)SpainFr. Manuel Cortés, S.M. (69)Fr. Manuel Cortés, S.M. (69)2
S.M.Company of Mary for the Education of the DeafItalyFr. Danilo Corradi, S.M.Fr. Danilo Corradi, S.M.
S.M.A.Society of African MissionsFranceFr. Jean-Marie Guillaume, S.M.A.Fr. Jean-Marie Guillaume, S.M.A.8
S.M.B.Society of Bethlehem Mission ImmenseeSwitzerlandFr. Ernst Wildi, S.M.B. (73)Fr. Ernst Wildi, S.M.B. (73)
S.M.M.Missionaries of the Company of Mary (Montfort Missionaries)ItalyFr. Santino Brembilla, S.M.M. (68)Fr. Santino Brembilla, S.M.M. (68)8
S.M.P. / S.M.B.N.Portuguese Missionary SocietyPortugalFr. Albino Manuel Valente dos Anjos, S.M.P. (44)Fr. Albino Manuel Valente dos Anjos, S.M.P. (44)1
S.P.Servants of the ParacleteUnited StatesFr. Peter Lechner, S.P.Fr. Peter Lechner, S.P.
S.P. ad V.Congregation of Saint Peter in ChainsSpainFr. Manuel Fernández Chaguaceda, S.P. ad V.Fr. Manuel Fernández Chaguaceda, S.P. ad V.
S.P.S.Saint Patrick’s Society for the Foreign MissionsIrelandFr. Seamus O’Neill, S.P.S.Fr. Seamus O’Neill, S.P.S.4
S.S.C.Society of Priests of Saint Joseph Benedict CottolengoItalyFr. Aldo Sarotto, S.S.C. (67)Fr. Aldo Sarotto, S.S.C. (67)1
SS.CC.Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary (Picpus Fathers)SpainFr. Javier Álvarez-Ossorio Ramos, SS.CC. (52)Fr. Javier Álvarez-Ossorio Ramos, SS.CC. (52)10
S.S.C.M.E.Missionary Society of Saint Columban (Columban Missionaries)AustraliaFr. Kevin O’Neill, S.S.C.M.E. (51)Fr. Kevin O’Neill, S.S.C.M.E. (51)
S.S.E.Society of Saint Edmund (Edmundites)United StatesFr. Michael Cronogue, S.S.E.Fr. Michael Cronogue, S.S.E.
S.S.J.Saint Joseph’s Society of the Sacred Heart (Josephites)United StatesFr. William L. Norvel, S.S.J. (79)Fr. William L. Norvel, S.S.J. (79)1
S.S.P.Society of Saint PaulItalyFr. Silvio Sassi, S.S.P. (65)Fr. Silvio Sassi, S.S.P. (65)
S.S.S.Congregation of the Blessed SacramentItalyFr. Fiorenzo Salvi, S.S.S. (60)Fr. Fiorenzo Salvi, S.S.S. (60)7
S.T. / M.S.SS.T.Missionary Servants of Most Holy TrinityUnited StatesFr. John Edmunds, S.T.Fr. John Edmunds, S.T.
S.V.D.Society of the Divine Word (Divine Word Missionaries)GermanyFr. Heinz Kulüke, S.V.D. (58)Fr. Heinz Kulüke, S.V.D. (58)47
S.X.Xaverian Missionary Fathers (Xaverians)ItalyFr. Luigi Menegazzo, S.X. (62)Fr. Luigi Menegazzo, S.X. (62)2
T.C.Capuchin Tertiary Religious of Our Lady of SorrowsSpainFr. Tomás Barrera Domingo, T.C. (70)Fr. Tomás Barrera Domingo, T.C. (70)
T.O.R.Third Order Regular of Saint FrancisUnited StatesFr. Nicholas E. Polichnowski, T.O.R. (64)Fr. Nicholas E. Polichnowski, T.O.R. (64)2

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