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Religious orders and congregations, Page 2

Tongerlo

High Pontifical Mass celebrated on Holy Thursday in Norbertine Abbey of Our Lady of Tongerlo, Belgium.

Alms

A Franciscan friar providing alms to poor children at the gate of the monastery.

Abbess

A crosier, a pectoral cross and a stole worn in a deacon’s way.

Grand Master

Eugen Ferdinand Pius Bernhard Felix Maria von Habsburg-Baudemont-Vaudemont-Lorraine dressed as the Grand Master of the Order of Brothers of the German House …

Bp. del Corona

Pio Alberto del Corona, the last titular bishop of Draso, later Bishop of San Miniato and titular archbishop of Serdica, beatified in …

In the crypts

A friar praying in the crypt of the Capuchin church of Our Lady of the Conception in Rome.

Cardinals

The Public Consistory, December 22, 1927. Among the five newly created cardinals were three religious, who unlike the other two, Hlond (first …

Staniątki

Cardinal Karol Wojtyła with mother Alina Imelda Niewmierzycka, the Abbess of the Benedictine monastery in Staniątki, on the day of her benediction, …

Card. Boggiani

Tommaso Pio Cardinal Boggiani O.P. in a choir dress characteristic to prelates belonging to the Order of Preachers.

Bp. Lefebvre

Episcopal consecration of Father Marcel Lefebvre C.S.Sp. in the St. Christopher’s Church in Tourcoing, September 18, 1947.

Tegelen

Benedictine Sisters of Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament at prayer in the choir, Nazareth convent in Tegelen, the Netherlands. Each of …

Abbot Pothier O.S.B.

Dom Joseph Pothier O.S.B., the Abbot of the Benedictine monastery of Fontenelle which was founded by St. Wandregisel (Wandrille) in Normandy in …

Gaudeamus omnes

Gaudeamus omnes in Domino, diem festum celebrantes sub honore beatae Mariae Virginis, de cuius solemnitate gaudent Angeli, et collaudant Filium Dei, alleluia, …

Bp. van Lierde

Bishop Petrus Canisius van Lierde O.S.A. during the preparatory prayers before the celebration of a Pontifcal High Mass from the faldstool in the …

Poor Clare

A nun of the Order of Saint Clare at the time of a penitential meal, probably on Good Friday.

Archabbey

A solemn religious profession in the Benedictine Archabbey of St. Vincent in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.

Bp. Castrillo

Agostino Ernesto Castrillo O.F.M., the bishop of the Diocese of San Marco Argentano – Bisignano, in a zimarra and a ferrariolo characteristic of …

Trappist from Oka

Monks praying in front of the Stations of the Cross in the Trappist Abbey of Notre-Dame du Lac, Oka, Quebec, the end …

Dominican flabella

A solemn First Mass in the Dominican Rite. Two fans (flabella) are visible in the picture, held by acolytes kneeling on the …