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Monday 30 June 2014
by  Ronald Witherup

General Assembly 2014

One week from today at the Sulipician Seminary in Issy-les-Moulineaux, the General Assembly of the Society of the Priests of Saint Sulpice will begin. Thirty delegates from around the world will gather for two weeks to elect a new General Council and to make decisions setting the orientation (...)

Saturday 24 May 2014
by  Ronald Witherup

Japanese Bishops

Five Japanese bishops, under the leadership of Sulpician Mgr Joseph TAKAMI, pss, Archbishop of Nagasaki, came to Montreal, Canada this week for a fraternal visit. The primary purpose was to thank the Sulpicians, including two of their former teachers, for their priestly formation. The two (...)

Wednesday 23 April 2014
by  Ronald Witherup

Letters of Father Olier Published

A long-anticipated project of the critical edition of the letters of Father Jean-Jacques OLIER, founder of the Society of the Priests of Saint-Sulpice, has finally come to fruition. The book, titled Correspondance: Nouvelle édition des lettres suivies de textes spirituels donnés comme lettres (...)

Wednesday 12 March 2014
by  Ronald Witherup

New Biography of Madeleine Delbrêl

A new biography of Madeleine DELBRÊL, a Catholic lay woman and mystic, has just appeared in French, titled Madeleine Delbrêl: Poète, assistante sociale et mystique (Nouvelle Cité, 2014), co-authored by a noted expert on Delbrêl, Sulpician Father Bernard PITAUD, pss. He researched and wrote the book (...)

Tuesday 18 February 2014
by  Ronald Witherup

Sulpicians in Benin

From February 12 to 17 the Superior General of the Sulpicians, Father Ronald D. WITHERUP, traveled to the West Africa country of Benin to participate in the centenary of the Major Seminary Saint-Gall, where Sulpicians have served as formators for more than sixty years. He also presided at the (...)