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Thursday 26 September 2013
by  Ronald Witherup

Coptic Catholic Patriarch Ibrahim

The Generalate and Provincial Residence at rue du Regard in Paris hosted the Coptic Catholic Patriarch of Alexandria, 24-26 September 2013. His Beatitude Ibrahim Isaac Sidrak, who was elected on 15 January 2013, and confirmed by Pope Benedict XVI three days later, was in Paris to attend (...)

Sunday 8 September 2013
by  Ronald Witherup

New Sulpician Bishop Ordained

On Friday, 6 September 2013, the Most Rev. Alphonse Long, pss, was ordained a bishop in Hung Hoa in the north of Vietnam. Formerly the Rector of the Major Seminary of Hue, which is operated by the Sulpicians, Bishop Long will serve as Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Hung Hoa.
In attendance (...)

Saturday 29 June 2013
by  Ronald Witherup

Sulpician Named Auxiliary Bishop in Vietnam

On 15 June 2013 the Holy See announced that Pope Francis had named Sulpician Father Alphonse Nguyen Huu LONG, pss, the rector of the major seminary in Hue and a priest of the Diocese of Danang, auxiliary bishop of the Diocese of Hung Hoa in the north of Vietnam. He has been assigned the (...)

Saturday 22 June 2013
by  Ronald Witherup

Philippe Molac, pss

It was recently announced that Sulpician Father Philippe MOLAC, pss, who serves as part-time General Secretary for the Society of the Priests of Saint-Sulpice, among other duties, has been named by the French Episcopal Conference as the new co-director of the Institute for the Formation of (...)

Wednesday 19 June 2013
by  Ronald Witherup

Canadian Province Retreat

From 9 to 14 June 2013 some thirty members of the Canadian Province of Sulpicians gathered at Le Grand Séminaire de Montréal for a retreat preached by the Superior General of the Society of the Priests of Saint-Sulpice, Father Ronald D. WITHERUP. The theme of the retreat was "servants of Christ (...)