Fr. Mattingly Turns 97

Fr. John Mattingly, PSS, celebrated his 97th birthday on Jan. 19 with family and confreres at Villa Olier. Fr. Mattingly enjoyed the day and the host of visitors. He is the oldest Sulpician in the Province. Fr. John Mattingly celebrated his 97th birthday surrounded by...

Fr. Reitz Celebrates 90th Birthday

From left to right: Most Rev. William F. Medley (Bishop of Owensboro, Kentucky), Fr. Reitz, and Rick Vessels. Fr. Louis M. (Lou) Reitz, PSS, celebrated his 90th birthday On November 9, 2019,with family and confreres at Villa Olier. Fr. Reitz enjoyed the day and the...

TC Providence Hall

Theological College Providence Hall Renovation and Blessing Fr. John C. Kemper, Provincial Superior, blessing the newly renovated Providence Hall. Assisting are Deacons Mak Garrett (left) and Ryan Hiaeshutter (right), both from the Diocese of Dallas, Texas....

Sulpicians Gather

Sulpicians Gather Last spring, the members of the U.S. Province gathered for a week of spiritual renewal, ongoing education, and provincial business at the Archbishop Brunett Center along Puget Sound in Federal Way, Washington, from May 25 to 30. On Memorial Day we...

Mois Sulpicien 2019

Mois Sulpicien 2019 by Anthony J. Pogorelc, PSS The Mois Sulpicien, an international Formation Program for  Sulpician candidates, was held at the Seminary Issy-les-Moulineaux from July 4 to 30, 2019. The seminary, just outside of Paris, is where our founder, Jean-...

Sulpicians and Slavery

“The Sulpicians & Slavery,” A Lecture by Thomas R. Ulshafer, PSS Fr. Thomas R. Ulshafer, PSS, shared the results of his research into the intertwined history of the Sulpicians and slavery in the early United States at an afternoon of lecture and discussion held...