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Saturday 1 June 2013
by  Ronald Witherup

U.S. Province Retreat, 2013

Nearly sixty confreres from the U.S. Province of Sulpicians gathered at the Bon Secours Spiritual Center in Marriottsville, Maryland, just outside Baltimore, for a retreat and community day from 26 to 30 May, 2013.
The Most Rev. John C. WESTER, Sulpician alumnus of St. Patrick Seminary & (...)

Friday 12 April 2013
by  Ronald Witherup

Canadian Pontifical College

The Canadian Pontifical College (CPC) in Rome, founded by the Sulpicians in 1888, inaugurated its 125th anniversary year with a concert presided over by Cardinal Thomas C. Collins, Archbishop of Toronto and presented at Chiesa Santi-Martiri Canadesi in Rome (The Church of the Canadian Martyrs). (...)

Sunday 7 April 2013
by  Ronald Witherup

General Council in Brasilia

During Holy Week (18-23 March 2013) the General Council met at the Sulpician seminary in Brasilia, the capital city of Brazil, in conjunction with a canonical visit to that seminary conducted the previous week by the Superior General, Father Ronald D. WITHERUP, pss.
This is the first time a (...)

Thursday 14 March 2013
by  Ronald Witherup

Pope Francis Elected

The Society of Saint Sulpice congratulates and extends prayers and best wishes to Cardinal Jorge Mario BERGOGLIO, Archbishop of Buenos Aires (Argentina), who was elected 13 March 2013 as Bishop of Rome and Supreme Pontiff of the Catholic Church, taking the name of Pope Francis. Ad multos (...)

Thursday 7 March 2013
by  Ronald Witherup

New French Provincial Council

Habemus provincialem! Gathered at Le Grand Séminaire at Issy-les-Moulineaux, just outside Paris, for a ten-day Assembly, nineteen delegates from around the world elected on 6 March 2013 Father Jean-Marc MICAS, p.s.s. as the new Provincial of the Sulpician Province of France, effective in July, (...)