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Religious orders and congregations

Grand Master Chigi

His Most Eminent Highness Fra’ Ludovico Chigi della Rovere Albani Prince and Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of Saint …

Trappists from Kentucky

The singing of the Passion of the Lord according to St. Matthew on Sunday in Ramis Palmarum at the Abbey of Our …

Benedictines from Krzeszów

Nuns from the Benedictine convent in Krzeszów during a choir prayer in the monastery chapel. In the centre, on a platform, you …

Amadeus de Bie O.Cist.

Gerardus Franciscus Amadeus de Bie O.Cist., Abbot of the monastery in Bornem in Belgium, and then the Abbot General of the Cistercian …

Prostration

Prostration during the singing of the Litany of All Saints at the liturgy of the Holy Saturday before the great altar of …

Granada

Priestly ordination celebrated probably on the Saturday preceding Passion Sunday, i.e. Palm Sunday, in the Dominican church of Santa Cruz La Real …

Burning of palms

Nuns burning last year’s palms, from which the ash was used during the celebration of the Ash Wednesday, the Cathedral of the …

Jesuits

Jesuit novices during the meditate in cemetery at their formation house in Los Gatos, California, USA.

Card. Canali

Nicola Cardinal Canali, the Grand Prior of Rome of the Order of Malta from 1938 to 1961, with the ribbon of the …

Malta

Prince and Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of Saint John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and of Malta Ludovico Chigi …

At St. Andrew’s

The adoration of the Cross on Good Friday in the Belgian Benedictine Abbey of St. Andrew in Bruges, A.D. 1935. Next to …

Pulvis

Remember, man, that thou art dust and unto dust thou shalt return.

White cappa

Fr. Bernard Pennings O.Praem., the Abbot of St. Norbert Abbey in De Pere, during the recitation of preparatory prayers before a Mass.

Pius

Father Pio O.F.M. Cap. during the celebration of a Holy Mass. We pay attention to the good visible shaven of the tonsure.

Carthusian nun

The Carthusian nuns have retained the privilege of the consecration of virgins, which they have inherited from the nuns of Prébayon. The …

Dakar

Bp. Marcel-François Lefebvre from the Congregation of the Holy Spirit under the protection of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. From 1947 Vicar …

Rest

Brother Martin, a Capuchin friar, at rest on the construction of water supply system leading to a Catholic college in East Midlands, …

Card. Ricketts

Juan Cardinal Landázuri Ricketts in the Franciscan choir dress on the day of his cardinatial creation in the Apostolic Palace in the …

Sister of Mercy

Sister of Marcy (R.S.M.) – the photo taken during the Civil War.

Crux fidelis

Fr. Pio of Pietrelcina during the Good Friday Adoration of the Cross.