Societies of Apostolic Life

AcronymSocieties of Apostolic Life of Pontifical RightAscendingMembersSuperior General
M.M.Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America (Maryknoll Fathers)268USAFr. Lance P. Nadeau, M.M. (75)Fr. Lance P. Nadeau, M.M. (75)
M.S.A.Clerical Society of the Missionaries of the Holy Apostles219Fr. Luis Arturo Luna-Barrera, M.S.A.Fr. Luis Arturo Luna-Barrera, M.S.A.
E.P.Clerical Society of Virgo Flos Carmeli332BrazilFr. Walmir Bortoletto, E.P.Fr. Walmir Bortoletto, E.P.
C.O.Confederation of Oratories of Saint Philip Neri (Oratorians)501
C.I.M. / C.J.M.Congregation of Jesus and Mary (Eudists)492FranceFr. Jean-Michel Amouriaux, C.I.M. (55)Fr. Jean-Michel Amouriaux, C.I.M. (55)
C.M.Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians, Lazarists)3,166SloveniaFr. Tomaž Mavrič, C.M. (63)Fr. Tomaž Mavrič, C.M. (63)
R.C.Consecrated Lay Members of Regnum ChristiMexicoBr. Félix Gómez Rueda, R.C. (56)
G.H.M.Glenmary Home Missioners49USAFr. Chester Artysiewicz, G.H.M. (77)Fr. Chester Artysiewicz, G.H.M. (77)
M.G.Guadalupe Missionaries189MexicoFr. Raúl Ibarra Hernández, M.G.Fr. Raúl Ibarra Hernández, M.G.
H.G.N.Heralds of Good News746IndiaFr. Michael Ignatius, H.G.N.Fr. Michael Ignatius, H.G.N.
I.C.R.S.S.Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest254FranceMsgr. Gilles Wach, I.C.R.S.S. (65)Msgr. Gilles Wach, I.C.R.S.S. (65)
M.S.P.Mission Society of the Philippines108PhilippinesFr. Jonathan N. Germinanda, M.S.P.Fr. Jonathan N. Germinanda, M.S.P.
M. Afr.Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers)1,371ZambiaFr. Stanley Lubungo, M. Afr. (54)Fr. Stanley Lubungo, M. Afr. (54)
M.S.C.Missionaries of the Holy Cross38TanzaniaFr. Antonius Mamsery, M.S.C.Fr. Antonius Mamsery, M.S.C.
C.PP.S.Missionaries of the Precious Blood648ItalyFr. Emanuele Lupi, C.PP.S. (48)Fr. Emanuele Lupi, C.PP.S. (48)
S.S.C.M.E.Missionary Society of Saint Columban (Columban Missionaries)352IrelandFr. Tim Mulroy, S.S.C.M.E. (58)Fr. Tim Mulroy, S.S.C.M.E. (58)
C.O.I.Oratory of France (Oratorians of France)24FranceFr. François Picart, C.O.I. (57)Fr. François Picart, C.O.I. (57)
M.E.P.Paris Foreign Missions Society179FranceFr. Vincent Sénéchal, M.E.P. (50)Fr. Vincent Sénéchal, M.E.P. (50)
C.S.P.Paulist Fathers (Paulists)107USAFr. Eric Andrews, C.S.P.Fr. Eric Andrews, C.S.P.
P.I.M.E.Pontifical Institute for Foreign Missions559ItalyFr. Ferruccio Brambillasca, P.I.M.E. (57)Fr. Ferruccio Brambillasca, P.I.M.E. (57)
S.M.P. / S.M.B.N.Portuguese Missionary Society91PortugalFr. Adelino Ascenso, S.M.P. (67)Fr. Adelino Ascenso, S.M.P. (67)
F.S.S.P.Priestly Fraternity of Saint Peter511PolandFr. Andrzej Komorowski, F.S.S.P. (47)Fr. Andrzej Komorowski, F.S.S.P. (47)
F.S.C.B.Priestly Fraternity of the Missionaries of Saint Charles Borromeo163ItalyFr. Paolo Sottopietra, F.S.C.B. (54)Fr. Paolo Sottopietra, F.S.C.B. (54)
S.S.C.Priestly Society of Saint Joseph Benedict Cottolengo62ItalyFr. Carmine Arice, S.S.C. (57)Fr. Carmine Arice, S.S.C. (57)
I.E.M.E.Saint Francis Xavier Spanish Institute for Foreign Missions109SpainFr. Luis Ángel Plaza Lázaro, I.E.M.E. (62)Fr. Luis Ángel Plaza Lázaro, I.E.M.E. (62)
M.H.M.Saint Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill Hill557IrelandFr. Michael Corcoran, M.H.M. (62)Fr. Michael Corcoran, M.H.M. (62)
S.P.S.Saint Patrick’s Society for the Foreign Missions333IrelandFr. Victor Dunne, S.P.S.Fr. Victor Dunne, S.P.S.
S.F.M.Scarboro Foreign Mission Society19CanadaFr. Jack Lynch, S.F.M.Fr. Jack Lynch, S.F.M.
S.M.A.Society of African Missions881ItalyFr. Antonio Porcellato, S.M.A. (67)Fr. Antonio Porcellato, S.M.A. (67)
S.M.B.Society of Bethlehem Mission Immensee56SwitzerlandFr. Josef Meili, S.M.B. (79)Fr. Josef Meili, S.M.B. (79)
P.M.E.Society of Foreign Missions95CanadaFr. Roland Laneuville, P.M.E.Fr. Roland Laneuville, P.M.E.
P.S.J.Society of Priests of Saint James120HaitiFr. Paul Dossous, P.S.J. (54)Fr. Paul Dossous, P.S.J. (54)
P.S.S.Society of Priests of Saint Sulpice (Sulpicians)243USAFr. Ronald D. Witherup, P.S.S. (71)Fr. Ronald D. Witherup, P.S.S. (71)
S.S.J.Society of Saint Joseph of the Sacred Heart (Josephites)68USABishop John Huston Ricard, S.S.J. (82)Bishop John Huston Ricard, S.S.J. (82)
S.A.C.Society of the Catholic Apostolate (Pallottines)2,328IndiaFr. Jacob Nampudakam, S.A.C. (66)Fr. Jacob Nampudakam, S.A.C. (66)
S.F.X.Society of the Missionaries of Saint Francis Xavier (Pilar Fathers)452IndiaFr. Sebastião Mascarenhas, S.F.X.Fr. Sebastião Mascarenhas, S.F.X.
S.C.V.Sodalitium of Christian Life150ColombiaBr. José David Correa González, S.C.V. (52)
C.V.Vincentian Congregation784IndiaAbbot Sebastian Thundathikunnel, C.V.Abbot Sebastian Thundathikunnel, C.V.
C.O.R.C.Workers of the Kingdom of Christ179MexicoFr. Esteban Alcocer González, C.O.R.C. (61)Fr. Esteban Alcocer González, C.O.R.C. (61)
M.X.Y. / I.M.E.Y.Yarumal Society for the Foreign Missions168MexicoFr. José del Rosario Jimenez Rangel, M.X.Y.Fr. José del Rosario Jimenez Rangel, M.X.Y.
AcronymSocieties of Apostolic Life of Diocesan RightAscendingMembersSuperior General
ALCP/OSSApostolic Life Community of Priests in the Opus Spiritus Sancti (Holy Spirit Fathers)TanzaniaFr. Joseph Israel, ALCP/OSSFr. Joseph Israel, ALCP/OSS
C.C.Companions of the CrossCanadaFr. Roger Vandenakker, C.C. (61)Fr. Roger Vandenakker, C.C. (61)
K.M.S.Korean Missionary Society
S.D.N.Missionaries of Our Lady of the Most Blessed SacramentBrazilFr. Geraldo Magela de Lima Mayrink, S.D.N. (64)Fr. Geraldo Magela de Lima Mayrink, S.D.N. (64)
M.S.P.Missionary Society of Saint Paul of NigeriaNigeriaFr. Victor Chike Onwukeme, M.S.P.Fr. Victor Chike Onwukeme, M.S.P.
M.S.T.Missionary Society of Saint Thomas the ApostleIndiaFr. James Athikalam, M.S.T.Fr. James Athikalam, M.S.T.
O.Ss.C.A.Oblates of Saints Ambrose and Charles
O.Ss.G.C.N.Oblates of Saints Charles and Gaudentius of Novara
S.J.M.V.Society of Saint John Mary VianneyFranceFr. Philippe Caratgé, S.J.M.V.Fr. Philippe Caratgé, S.J.M.V.

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