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Wednesday 27 April 2016
by  Ronald Witherup

General Council in Washington

From April 18-21, 2016, the members of the General Council and the three Provincials of the Society of the Priests of Saint Sulpice gathered in Washington, D.C. for their regular spring meeting. Although the spring meetings are often held in Rome, this year afforded the opportunity for the (...)

Saturday 12 March 2016
by  Ronald Witherup

Dean of Sulpicians is a Centenarian!

Father Jean TREFFORT, PSS, who is the “dean” of the Society of the Priests of Saint Sulpice, turned one hundred years old on March 9, 2016. On Saturday March 12th, he gathered with some 40 family members, friends, and fellow Sulpicians at the Sulpician headquarters in downtown Paris to celebrate (...)

Monday 14 December 2015
by  Ronald Witherup

The Holy Year of Mercy at Saint-Sulpice

On 13 December 2015, the third Sunday of Advent, there was a special ceremony at the Church of Saint-Sulpice in the 6th arrondissement of Paris to open the Holy Door for the Holy Year of Mercy. Saint-Sulpice is one of the special “jubilee churches” designated by the Archdiocese of Paris to (...)

Tuesday 1 December 2015
by  Ronald Witherup

Sulpician Medieval Scholar Honored

On Friday November 27, 2015, Father Jean LONGÈRE, P.S.S., Archivist of the Society of the Priests of Saint Sulpice and renowned medieval scholar, was given the acclaimed First Gobert Prize in History at the prestigious Academy of Inscriptions and Belles-Lettres in Paris.
The permanent secretary (...)

Wednesday 16 September 2015
by  Ronald Witherup

A Sulpician Bishop in Canada

Meeting in Ottawa in advance of the upcoming synod of bishops on the family, the Bishops of Canada (CCCB) have elected new leadership.
Most Reverend Douglas CROSBY, O.M.I., Bishop of Hamilton (Ontario) was elected President. A Sulpician, Mgr Lionel GENDRON, PSS, was elected Vice President. (...)