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Thursday 26 May 2011
by  Ronald Witherup

Bicentennial: Death of Father Emery (1732-1811)

April 28, 2011 marked the two hundredth anniversary of the death of one of the most remarkable Superiors General the Sulpicians have ever known, Father Jacques-André EMERY, pss, the ninth Superior General of the Society of the Priests of Saint-Sulpice (1782-1811). The bicentennial passed (...)

Tuesday 19 April 2011
by  Ronald Witherup

Biography of Agnès de Langeac Republished

A new edition of the famous biography of the Dominican mystic, Blessed Agnès de Jésus, written by Sulpician Father Charles de LANTAGES, pss and published originally in 1665, has just appeared.
This new edition, titled Vie de la bienheureuse Agnès de Langeac: La première biographie (Paris: Cerf, (...)

Friday 2 July 2010
by  Ronald Witherup

Father Michael McGivney and the French Connection

Numerous causes for sainthood are underway, including several from the United States. Of particular interest for Sulpicians is the cause of Servant of God, Father Michael Joseph McGIVNEY (1852-1890), founder of the Knights of Columbus. During this Year for Priests, in particular, Father (...)

Tuesday 23 February 2010
by  Ronald Witherup

Jean-Jacques Olier, Man of Talent, Servant of the Gospel

Summary of the publication of the colloquium on Father Jean-Jacques Olier, November, 2008