Officials

Officials

ItalyFr. Flavio Pace (45)Fr. Flavio Pace (45)

Undersecretary of Dicastery for the Eastern Churches

Born:1977.07.29 (Monza, Italy)
Ordained Priest:2002.06.08

Undersecretary of Dicastery for the Eastern Churches (2020.02.03 – ...)

GermanyMsgr. Daniel Pacho (48)Msgr. Daniel Pacho (48)

Undersecretary for the Multilateral Sector of Relations with States of Secretariat of State

Born:1974.03.29 (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Ordained Priest:2000.06.25

Undersecretary for the Multilateral Sector of Relations with States of Secretariat of State (2023.01.10 – ...)

SpainFr. Daniel José Padilla Piñero, O.F.B.Fr. Daniel José Padilla Piñero, O.F.B.

Superior General of Order of Brothers of Bethlehem (Bethlehemites)

Born: (Spain)

Superior General of Order of Brothers of Bethlehem (Bethlehemites) (2016? – ...)

ItalyMsgr. Giovanni Cesare Pagazzi (57)Msgr. Giovanni Cesare Pagazzi (57)

Secretary of Dicastery for Culture and Education

Born:1965.06.08 (Crema, CR, Lombardia, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1990.06.23

Secretary of Dicastery for Culture and Education (2022.09.26 – ...)

FranceFr. Jean-François Pagès, C.S.B.

Born:1793 (France)
Ordained Priest:1818
Died:1861.08.27 († 68)

Founder of Congregation of Saint Basil (Basilians) (1822.11.21)

ItalyFr. Davide Pagliarani, S.S.P.X. (52)Fr. Davide Pagliarani, S.S.P.X. (52)

Superior General of Society of Saint Pius X

Born:1970.10.25 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1996.06.27

Superior General of Society of Saint Pius X (2018.07.11 – ...)

PolandFr. Andrzej Pakuła, M.I.C. (59)Fr. Andrzej Pakuła, M.I.C. (59)

Superior General of Congregation of Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Marian Fathers)

Born:1964 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1991

Superior General of Congregation of Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Marian Fathers) (2011.02.10 – ...)

IndiaFr. Thomas Palackal, C.M.I. (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Born:1780? (India)
Died:1841 († 61)

Founder of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (1831.05.11)

IndiaMsgr. Paul Pallath (63)Msgr. Paul Pallath (63) (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Relator of Dicastery for the Causes of Saints

Born:1959.06.07 (Ezhacherry, India)
Ordained Priest:1987.01.03

Relator of Dicastery for the Causes of Saints (2013.09.16 – ...)

ItalyMsgr. Andrea Palmieri (52)Msgr. Andrea Palmieri (52)

Undersecretary of Dicastery for Promoting Christian Unity

Born:1970.02.15 (Bari, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1995.01.06

Undersecretary of Dicastery for Promoting Christian Unity (2012.09.04 – ...)

ItalyFr. Marco Panero, S.D.B. (41)Fr. Marco Panero, S.D.B. (41)

Counsellor of Apostolic Penitentiary

Born:1982 (Bra, Italy)

Counsellor of Apostolic Penitentiary (2019.11.04 – ...)

ItalyDr. Ferruccio Panicco

Member of Financial Security Committee

Born: (Italy)

Assistant Auditor of Office of the Auditor General (2016.03.16 – 2017)

Member of Financial Security Committee (2016.04.04 – ...)

PhilippinesMsgr. Bernardo R. Pantin (62)Msgr. Bernardo R. Pantin (62)

General Secretary of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (C.B.C.P.)

Born:1961 (McArthur, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1986

General Secretary of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (C.B.C.P.) (2020.11.25 – ...)

IndiaFr. Joseph Paredom, M.C.B.S. (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Born:1887.12.15 (India)
Ordained Priest:1914.12.28
Died:1972.08.21 († 84)

Founder of Missionary Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament (1933.05.07)

CanadaFr. Louis-Marie Parent, O.M.I.

Born:1910.07.12 (Canada)
Ordained Priest:1937.05.23
Died:2009.05.17 († 98)

Founder of Institute Voluntas Dei (1958.07.02)

ItalyFr. Gianmarco Paris, C.S.F.Fr. Gianmarco Paris, C.S.F.

Superior General of Congregation of the Holy Family of Bergamo

Born: (Italy)

Superior General of Congregation of the Holy Family of Bergamo (2013.05.23 – ...)

SpainVenerable Sr. María Antonia Paris, R.M.I.

Born:1813.06.28 (Vallmoll, Spain)
Died:1885.01.17 (Reus, Spain † 71)

Founder of Claretian Missionary Sisters (1855.08.25)

Religious of Claretian Missionary Sisters.

North KoreaAbbot Blasio Park Hyun-dong, O.S.B. (52)Abbot Blasio Park Hyun-dong (블라시오 박현동 / 朴賢東), O.S.B. (52)

Apostolic Administrator of Tŏkwon 덕원 (North Korea)

Cantate Domino canticum novum

Born:1970.02.03 (Ulreungdo, South Korea)
Ordained Priest:2001.10.15

Apostolic Administrator of Tŏkwon 덕원 (North Korea) (2013.05.07 – ...)

ItalyFr. Massimiliano Parrella, P.S.D.P. (45)Fr. Massimiliano Parrella, P.S.D.P. (45)

Superior General of Poor Servants of Divine Providence

Born:1977.04.24 (Roma, Italy)
Ordained Priest:2007

Superior General of Poor Servants of Divine Providence (2022.05.25 – ...)

ItalyMsgr. Cesare Pasini (72)Msgr. Cesare Pasini (72)

Prefect of Vatican Apostolic Library

Born:1950.02.03 (Milano, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1974.06.08

Prefect of Vatican Apostolic Library (2007.06.25 – ...)

ItalyProf. Pasquale Passalacqua (54)

Director of Labour Office of the Apostolic See

Born:1968.07.15 (Napoli, Italy)

Director of Labour Office of the Apostolic See (2020.10.01 – ...)

SerbiaFr. Robert Pastyik (44)Fr. Robert Pastyik (44)

General Secretary of International Episcopal Conference of Saints Cyril and Methodius

Born:1978.07.31 (Vrbas, Serbia)
Ordained Priest:2009.06.28

General Secretary of International Episcopal Conference of Saints Cyril and Methodius (2021.06.02 – ...)

ItalyFr. Francesco Patton, O.F.M. (59)Fr. Francesco Patton, O.F.M. (59)

Custos of the Holy Land of Custody of the Holy Land

Born:1963.12.23 (Vigo Meano, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1989.05.26

Custos of the Holy Land of Custody of the Holy Land (2016.05.20 – ...)

FranceAbbot Hugues Paulze d’Ivoy, C.R.S.V. (56)Abbot Hugues Paulze d’Ivoy, C.R.S.V. (56)

Abbot General of Canons Regular of the Congregation of Saint Victor

Born:1966.04.14 (France)
Ordained Priest:1996.04.13

Abbot General of Canons Regular of the Congregation of Saint Victor (2015.06.03 [2015.07.21] – ...)

BrazilMsgr. Marcos Pavan (60)Msgr. Marcos Pavan (60)

Director Master of Pontifical Musical Chorus of the Sistine Chapel

Born:1962.10.23 (São Paulo, SP, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1996.06.29

Director Master ad interim of Pontifical Musical Chorus of the Sistine Chapel (2019.07.10 – 2020.11.22)

Director Master of Pontifical Musical Chorus of the Sistine Chapel (2020.11.22 – ...)

FranceFr. Augustin Payan, C.S.B.

Born:1771 (France)
Died:1847.04.08 († 76)

Founder of Congregation of Saint Basil (Basilians) (1822.11.21)

ItalyMsgr. Pierangelo Pedretti (53)Msgr. Pierangelo Pedretti (53)

Prelate Secretary of the Vicariate of Rome of Roma (Italy)

Born:1969.05.14 (Cremona, Italy)
Ordained Priest:2004.05.02

Prelate Secretary of the Vicariate of Rome of Roma (Italy) (2019.05.24 – ...)

NetherlandsAbbot Bernardus Peeters, O.C.S.O. (55)Abbot Bernardus Peeters, O.C.S.O. (55)

Abbot General of Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance (Trappists)

Born:1968 (Heerlen, Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1997

Abbot General of Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance (Trappists) (2022.02.11 – ...)

ItalyMsgr. Renzo Pegoraro (63)Msgr. Renzo Pegoraro (63)

Chancellor of Pontifical Academy for Life

Born:1959.06.04 (Padova, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1989

Chancellor of Pontifical Academy for Life (2011.09.12 – ...)

PolandFr. Jan Pelczarski, O.S.J. (57)Fr. Jan Pelczarski, O.S.J. (57)

Superior General of Oblates of Saint Joseph (Josephines of Asti)

Born:1965.04.12 (Poland)
Ordained Priest:1991.06.29

Superior General of Oblates of Saint Joseph (Josephines of Asti) (2018.08.14 – ...)

ItalyMsgr. Orazio PepeMsgr. Orazio Pepe

Secretary of Fabric of Saint Peter

Born: (Italy)

Secretary of Fabric of Saint Peter (2021.06.29 – ...)

Abbot Wladimir-Marie de Saint-Jean Pequigney, C.R.M.D.

BrazilFr. Manoel Rosalino Pereira Rosa, C.S.Ch. (46)Fr. Manoel Rosalino Pereira Rosa, C.S.Ch. (46)

Superior General of Congregation of the Schools of Charity

Born:1976.04.17 (Bocaiúva, MG, Brazil)
Ordained Priest:2001.10.13

Superior General of Congregation of the Schools of Charity (2019.07.29 – ...)

VenezuelaFr. Frank Gerardo Pérez Alvarado, T.C. (53)Fr. Frank Gerardo Pérez Alvarado, T.C. (53)

Superior General of Capuchin Tertiary Religious of Our Lady of Sorrows (Amigonian Friars)

Born:1969.05.07 (Venezuela)
Ordained Priest:2015.03.15

Superior General of Capuchin Tertiary Religious of Our Lady of Sorrows (Amigonian Friars) (2019.05.09 – ...)

SpainFr. Aurelio Pérez Garcia, F.A.M. (70)Fr. Aurelio Pérez Garcia, F.A.M. (70)

Superior General of Congregation of the Sons of Merciful Love

Born:1952.03.03 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1976

Superior General of Congregation of the Sons of Merciful Love (2008.01 – ...)

AustriaAbbot Johannes Perkmann, O.S.B. (54)Abbot Johannes Perkmann, O.S.B. (54)

President of Benedictine Congregation of Austria of the Immaculate Conception

Cum Gaudio Sancti Spiritus

Born:1968.06.09 (Salzburg, Austria)

President of Benedictine Congregation of Austria of the Immaculate Conception (2017.10.25 – ...)

ItalyProf. Gianluca Perone (52)

Promoter of Applied Justice of Tribunal of Vatican City State

Born:1970.12.25 (Roma, Italy)

Promoter of Applied Justice of Tribunal of Vatican City State (2020.09.28 – ...)

IndiaMother Grace Perumpanany, S.A.B.S. (68) (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Superior General of Sisters of the Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament (Adoration Congregation)

Born:1954.06.10 (India)

Superior General of Sisters of the Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament (Adoration Congregation) (2015.12.08 – ...)

SwitzerlandMr. Davide Pesenti

General Secretary of Conference of Bishops of Switzerland

Born: (Switzerland)

General Secretary of Conference of Bishops of Switzerland (2022.01.01 – ...)

ItalySr. Raffaella Petrini, F.S.E. (54)

Secretary General of Governorate of Vatican City State

Born:1969.01.15 (Roma, Italy)

Secretary General of Governorate of Vatican City State (2021.11.04 – ...)

UkraineFr. Oleksy PetrivFr. Oleksy Petriv (Ukrainian Rite)

Secretary of Synod of the Ukrainian Catholic Church

Born: (Ukraine)

Secretary of Synod of the Ukrainian Catholic Church (2022.01.03 – ...)

FranceFr. Jean-Louis Peydessus, M.I.C.

Born: (France)
Died:1882.02.13

Founder of Missionaries of the Immaculate Conception of Lourdes (Fathers of Garaison) (1848.12.08)

AustriaAbbot Franz Pfanner, C.M.M.

Born:1825.09.21 (Langen near Bregenz, Austria)
Ordained Priest:1850
Died:1909.05.24 (Emaus, South Africa † 83)

Founder of Congregation of Mariannhill Missionaries (1909)

FranceFr. Marie-Dominique Philippe, O.P.

Born:1912.09.08 (France)
Ordained Priest:1936.07
Died:2006.08.26 († 93)

Founder of Community of Saint John (1975)

General Prior of Community of Saint John (1975 – 2001)

USAFr. C. Frank Phillips, S.J.C.

Born: (USA)
Ordained Priest:1977.01

Founder of Society of St. John Cantius (1998)

Superior General of Canons Regular of Saint John Cantius (1998 – 2019.10)

Congo-KinshasaFr. Charles Phukuta Khonde, C.I.C.M. (57)Fr. Charles Phukuta Khonde, C.I.C.M. (57)

Superior General of Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Scheutists)

Born:1965.12.24 (Congo-Kinshasa)
Ordained Priest:1999.05.08

Superior General of Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Scheutists) (2017.06.16 – ...)

FranceFr. François Picart, C.O.I. (58)Fr. François Picart, C.O.I. (58)

Superior General of Oratory of France (Oratorians of France)

Born:1964.06.01 (France)
Ordained Priest:1995.06.10

Superior General of Oratory of France (Oratorians of France) (2014.04.25 – ...)

SpainFr. Lluís Picazo Ustrell, S.F.Fr. Lluís Picazo Ustrell, S.F.

Superior General of Sons of the Holy Family of Jesus Mary and Joseph

Born: (Spain)

Superior General of Sons of the Holy Family of Jesus Mary and Joseph (? – 2011.01.07)

Superior General of Sons of the Holy Family of Jesus Mary and Joseph (2017.01.07 – ...)

ItalyFr. Giordano Piccinotti, S.D.B. (47)Fr. Giordano Piccinotti, S.D.B. (47)

Undersecretary of Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See

Born:1975.02.23 (Manerbio, Italy)
Ordained Priest:2006.06.17

Undersecretary of Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See (2023.01.06 – ...)

FranceFr. Pierre-Joseph Picot de Clorivière, S.J.

Born:1735.06.29 (France)
Ordained Priest:1763.10.02
Died:1820.01.09 († 84)

Founder of Institute of the Priests of the Heart of Jesus (1791.02.02)

ItalyMsgr. Pierangelo Pietracatella (53)Msgr. Pierangelo Pietracatella (53)

Prelate Auditor of Tribunal of the Roman Rota

Born:1969.06.08 (Novi Ligure, Italy)
Ordained Priest:2006.06.04

Head of Office of Tribunal of the Roman Rota (2017.07.20 – 2023.01.23)

Prelate Auditor of Tribunal of the Roman Rota (2023.01.23 – ...)

ItalyDr. Giuseppe Pignatone (73)

President of Tribunal of Vatican City State

Born:1949.05.08 (Italy)

President of Tribunal of Vatican City State (2019.10.03 – ...)

AustriaFr. Clemens Pilar, C.Op. (62)Fr. Clemens Pilar, C.Op. (62)

Superior General of Congregation of Christian Workers of Saint Joseph Calasanz

Born:1961 (Austria)
Ordained Priest:1989.04.15

Superior General of Congregation of Christian Workers of Saint Joseph Calasanz (2014.02 – ...)

ItalyMr. Pier Francesco Pinelli

Temporary Administrator of Caritas Internationalis

Born: (Italy)

Temporary Administrator of Caritas Internationalis (2022.11.22 – ...)

SpainFr. Ricardo Pinilla Collantes, F.M.I. (66)Fr. Ricardo Pinilla Collantes, F.M.I. (66)

Superior General of Congregation of the Sons of Mary Immaculate (Pavonians)

Born:1956.02.07 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1983.06.25

Superior General of Congregation of the Sons of Mary Immaculate (Pavonians) (2014.07.19 – ...)

IndiaFr. Gasper Arsenius Pinto, I.M.S.

Born:1905 (India)
Died:1976 († 71)

Founder of Indian Missionary Society (1941.11.03)

ItalyFr. Egidio Pittiglio, M.D.R. (68)Fr. Egidio Pittiglio, M.D.R. (68)

Superior General of Missionaries of the Divine Redeemer

Born:1954.03.12 (Italy)

Superior General of Missionaries of the Divine Redeemer (2014.07.08 – ...)

ItalyMsgr. Franco Piva (85)Msgr. Franco Piva (85)

Protonotary Apostolic de numero of Prefecture of the Papal Household

Born:1938 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1968.01.13

Protonotary Apostolic de numero of Prefecture of the Papal Household (2015.06.18 – ...)

SpainFr. Luis Ángel Plaza Lázaro, I.E.M.E. (63)Fr. Luis Ángel Plaza Lázaro, I.E.M.E. (63)

Director General of Saint Francis Xavier Spanish Institute for Foreign Missions

Born:1960 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1986.10.11

Director General of Saint Francis Xavier Spanish Institute for Foreign Missions (2018.05.14 – ...)

CanadaMs. Diane Poirier, S.C.S.

General Responsible of Society of Christ the Lord

Born: (Canada)

General Responsible of Society of Christ the Lord (2017 – ...)

USAAbbot Primate Gregory John Frederick Polan, O.S.B. (73)Abbot Primate Gregory John Frederick Polan, O.S.B. (73)

Abbot Primate of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines)
Grand Chancellor of Pontifical Athenaeum of Saint Anselm

Born:1950.01.02 (Berwyn, IL, USA)
Ordained Priest:1977

Abbot Primate of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines) (2016.09.10 – ...)

Grand Chancellor of Pontifical Athenaeum of Saint Anselm (2016.09.10 – ...)

FranceFr. Jean-Baptiste Polly, C.S.B.

Born:1772 (France)
Died:1846.03.28 († 74)

Founder of Congregation of Saint Basil (Basilians) (1822.11.21)

Congo-KinshasaBr. Kipoy Pombo, J.K.

President of Confederation of Conferences of Major Superiors of Africa and Madagascar (CO.S.M.A.M.)

Born: (Congo-Kinshasa)

President of Confederation of Conferences of Major Superiors of Africa and Madagascar (CO.S.M.A.M.) (2018 – ...)

ItalyFr. Antonio Porcellato, S.M.A. (67)Fr. Antonio Porcellato, S.M.A. (67)

Superior General of Society of African Missions

Born:1955.03.28 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1980.06.28

Superior General of Society of African Missions (2019.05.11 – ...)

IndiaFr. Thomas Porukara, C.M.I. (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Born: (India)

Founder of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (1831.05.11)

FranceFr. Claude-François Poullart des Places, C.S.Sp.

Born:1679.02.26 (France)
Ordained Priest:1707.12
Died:1709.10.02 († 30)

Founder of Congregation of the Holy Spirit (Spiritans, Holy Ghost Fathers) (1703)

Superior General of Congregation of the Holy Spirit (Spiritans, Holy Ghost Fathers) (1703 – 1709.10.02)

IndiaFr. Antony Powathil, C.V. (Syro-Malabar Rite)

Born: (India)

Founder of Vincentian Congregation (1927.07.19)

USAMsgr. Thomas W. PowersMsgr. Thomas W. Powers

Rector of Pontifical North American College

Born: (USA)
Ordained Priest:1997.05.24

Rector of Pontifical North American College (2022.03.30 [2022.07.01] – ...)

Fr. Luigi Prandin

PolandFr. Szczepan Tadeusz Praśkiewicz, O.C.D. (64)Fr. Szczepan Tadeusz Praśkiewicz, O.C.D. (64)

Relator of Dicastery for the Causes of Saints

Born:1958.09.12 (Poland)

Relator of Dicastery for the Causes of Saints (2020.02.01 – ...)

CanadaFr. Eugène Prévost, C.F.S.

Born:1860.08.24 (Canada)
Ordained Priest:1887.06.04
Died:1946.08.01 († 85)

Founder of Congregation of the Priestly Fraternity (1901.02.17)

CzechiaFr. Stanislav Přibyl (51)Fr. Stanislav Přibyl (51)

General Secretary of Czech Bishops’ Conference

Born:1971.11.16 (Czechia)
Ordained Priest:1996

General Secretary of Czech Bishops’ Conference (2016.04.19 [2016.10.01] – ...)

USAFr. Thomas Frederick Price, M.M.

Born:1860.08.19 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1886.06.20
Died:1919.09.12 († 59)

Founder of Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America (Maryknoll Fathers) (1911)

ItalyFr. Antonio Provolo, S.M.

Born:1801 (Italy)
Died:1842 († 41)

Founder of Company of Mary for the Education of the Deaf (1830)

IsraelSr. Elvira Myriam Psorulla

Born:1910.11.01 (Israel)
Died:2009.12.30 († 99)

Founder of International Confederation of the Volunteers of Suffering Centers (1943)

Founder of Silent Workers of the Cross Association (SODC) (1950)

ItalyMr. Giuseppe Puglisi-Alibrandi (56)

Vice Secretary General of Governorate of Vatican City State

Born:1966.10.23 (Roma, Italy)

Vice Secretary General of Governorate of Vatican City State (2021.11.04 – ...)

ItalyFr. Antoni Pujals i Ginebreda (68)Fr. Antoni Pujals i Ginebreda (68)

Vicar General of Opus Dei (Italy)

Born:1955 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1985

Vicar General of Opus Dei (Italy) (2019.05.14 – ...)

ItalyFr. Francesco Quagliotti, O.Ss.G.C.N.

Born: (Italy)

Founder of Oblates of Saints Charles and Gaudentius of Novara (1616.11.04)

FranceVenerable Fr. Louis Querbes, C.S.V.

Born:1793.08.21 (Lyon, France)
Ordained Priest:1816
Died:1859.09.01 (Vourles, France † 66)

Founder of Clerics of Saint Viator (Viatorians) (1831.11.03)

Priest of Clerics of Saint Viator (Viatorians).

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