Societies of Apostolic Life

AcronymSocieties of Apostolic Life of Pontifical RightAscendingMembersSuperior General
M.M.Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America (Maryknoll Fathers)321USAFr. Raymond J. Finch, M.M. (70)Fr. Raymond J. Finch, M.M. (70)
M.S.A.Clerical Society of the Missionaries of the Holy Apostles187Fr. Luis Arturo Luna-Barrera, M.S.A.Fr. Luis Arturo Luna-Barrera, M.S.A.
E.P.Clerical Society of Virgo Flos Carmeli358
C.O.Confederation of Oratories of Saint Philip Neri (Oratorians)542
C.I.M. / C.J.M.Congregation of Jesus and Mary (Eudists)560FranceFr. Jean-Michel Amouriaux, C.I.M. (52)Fr. Jean-Michel Amouriaux, C.I.M. (52)
C.M.Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians, Lazarists)3,736SloveniaFr. Tomaž Mavrič, C.M. (59)Fr. Tomaž Mavrič, C.M. (59)
G.H.M.Glenmary Home Missioners51USAFr. Chester Artysiewicz, G.H.M. (74)Fr. Chester Artysiewicz, G.H.M. (74)
M.G.Guadalupe Missionaries205MexicoFr. Raúl Ibarra Hernández, M.G.Fr. Raúl Ibarra Hernández, M.G.
H.G.N.Heralds of Good News735IndiaFr. Michael Ignatius, H.G.N.Fr. Michael Ignatius, H.G.N.
I.C.R.S.S.Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest193FranceMsgr. Gilles Wach, I.C.R.S.S. (62)Msgr. Gilles Wach, I.C.R.S.S. (62)
M.S.P.Mission Society of the Philippines99PhilippinesFr. Eladio B. Oliver, M.S.P.Fr. Eladio B. Oliver, M.S.P.
M. Afr.Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers)1,503ZambiaFr. Stanley Lubungo, M. Afr. (51)Fr. Stanley Lubungo, M. Afr. (51)
M.S.C.Missionaries of the Holy Cross26TanzaniaFr. Antonius Mamsery, M.S.C.Fr. Antonius Mamsery, M.S.C.
C.PP.S.Missionaries of the Precious Blood682USAFr. William A. Nordenbrock, C.PP.S. (64)Fr. William A. Nordenbrock, C.PP.S. (64)
S.S.C.M.E.Missionary Society of Saint Columban (Columban Missionaries)418IrelandFr. Tim Mulroy, S.S.C.M.E. (55)Fr. Tim Mulroy, S.S.C.M.E. (55)
C.O.I.Oratory of France (Oratorians of France)33FranceFr. François Picart, C.O.I. (54)Fr. François Picart, C.O.I. (54)
M.E.P.Paris Foreign Missions Society216FranceFr. Gilles Reithinger, M.E.P. (46)Fr. Gilles Reithinger, M.E.P. (46)
C.S.P.Paulist Fathers (Paulists)120USAFr. Eric Andrews, C.S.P.Fr. Eric Andrews, C.S.P.
P.I.M.E.Pontifical Institute for Foreign Missions561ItalyFr. Ferruccio Brambillasca, P.I.M.E. (54)Fr. Ferruccio Brambillasca, P.I.M.E. (54)
S.M.P. / S.M.B.N.Portuguese Missionary Society104PortugalFr. Adelino Ascenso, S.M.P. (64)Fr. Adelino Ascenso, S.M.P. (64)
F.S.S.P.Priestly Fraternity of Saint Peter418PolandFr. Andrzej Komorowski, F.S.S.P. (44)Fr. Andrzej Komorowski, F.S.S.P. (44)
F.S.C.B.Priestly Fraternity of the Missionaries of Saint Charles Borromeo167ItalyFr. Paolo Sottopietra, F.S.C.B. (51)Fr. Paolo Sottopietra, F.S.C.B. (51)
S.S.C.Priestly Society of Saint Joseph Benedict Cottolengo61ItalyFr. Carmine Arice, S.S.C. (54)Fr. Carmine Arice, S.S.C. (54)
I.E.M.E.Saint Francis Xavier Spanish Institute for Foreign Missions139SpainFr. José María Rojo García, I.E.M.E. (72)Fr. José María Rojo García, I.E.M.E. (72)
M.H.M.Saint Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill Hill603IrelandFr. Michael Corcoran, M.H.M. (58)Fr. Michael Corcoran, M.H.M. (58)
S.P.S.Saint Patrick’s Society for the Foreign Missions344IrelandFr. Victor Dunne, S.P.S.Fr. Victor Dunne, S.P.S.
S.F.M.Scarboro Foreign Mission Society35CanadaFr. Brian Swords, S.F.M.Fr. Brian Swords, S.F.M.
S.M.A.Society of African Missions970IrelandFr. Fachtna O’Driscoll, S.M.A. (65)Fr. Fachtna O’Driscoll, S.M.A. (65)
S.M.B.Society of Bethlehem Mission Immensee81SwitzerlandFr. Ernst Wildi, S.M.B. (78)Fr. Ernst Wildi, S.M.B. (78)
P.M.E.Society of Foreign Missions113CanadaFr. Martin Laliberté, P.M.E.Fr. Martin Laliberté, P.M.E.
P.S.J.Society of Priests of Saint James130HaitiFr. Paul Dossous, P.S.J. (51)Fr. Paul Dossous, P.S.J. (51)
P.S.S.Society of Priests of Saint Sulpice (Sulpicians)267USAFr. Ronald D. Witherup, P.S.S. (68)Fr. Ronald D. Witherup, P.S.S. (68)
S.S.J.Society of Saint Joseph of the Sacred Heart (Josephites)81USAFr. Michael L. Thompson, S.S.J. (61)Fr. Michael L. Thompson, S.S.J. (61)
S.A.C.Society of the Catholic Apostolate (Pallottines)2,339IndiaFr. Jacob Nampudakam, S.A.C. (63)Fr. Jacob Nampudakam, S.A.C. (63)
S.F.X.Society of the Missionaries of Saint Francis Xavier (Pilar Fathers)479IndiaFr. Sebastião Mascarenhas, S.F.X.Fr. Sebastião Mascarenhas, S.F.X.
S.C.V.Sodalitium of Christian Life248PeruBr. Alessandro Moroni Llabres, S.C.V. (53)
C.V.Vincentian Congregation722IndiaFr. Varghese Parappuram, C.V.Fr. Varghese Parappuram, C.V.
C.O.R.C.Workers of the Kingdom of Christ214MexicoFr. Esteban Alcocer González, C.O.R.C. (58)Fr. Esteban Alcocer González, C.O.R.C. (58)
M.X.Y. / I.M.E.Y.Yarumal Society for the Foreign Missions178MexicoFr. 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. Allen MacDonald, C.C. (52)Fr. Allen MacDonald, C.C. (52)
S.D.N.Missionaries of Our Lady of the Most Blessed SacramentBrazilFr. Geraldo Magela de Lima Mayrink, S.D.N. (61)Fr. Geraldo Magela de Lima Mayrink, S.D.N. (61)
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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