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Religious orders and congregations, Page 4

Franciscan grey

Card. Landázuri Ricketts O.F.M. in a zimarra and a ferraiolo during an audience with pope Paul VI.

Old times, old habits

From the left: a nun from the Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Cross, a Franciscan sister, a Dominican nun, a …

Bands

The Congregation of the Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (S.C.I.), also called Dehonians. The founder of the congregation, fr. Dehon, …

Tonsure and corona

  On the tonsure and the corona (crown) – two issues often misunderstood. The tonsure was a short cut of hair keeping …

Canons Regular of St. Augustine

Provosts of Canons Regular in Klosterneuburg who were also abbots general of the Austrian Congregation, enjoyed several privileges: first and foremost, they …

Cucullae

Benedictine friars during the procession of the Holy Blood in Bruges.

Sr. Cope

Sister Marianne Cope O.S.F. She was born in 1838 in Germany. One year later her family emigrated to the USA. Having finished …

To missions

Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen is blessing Dominican missionaries sent to Liban and Pakistan.

Abp. del Corona

In the photo there is the body of titular archbishop of Serdica, bishop emeritus of San Miniato, Pio del Corona O.P. in …

Card. Guidi

In the photo is Flilippo Maria Cardinal Guidi O.P. In march 1863 he was created cardinal priest and the following year Pius …

Carmelite friars

Juan Vicente Araña y Idígoras O.C.D., the bishop of Vijayapuram in India. He is surrounded with Carmelite friars in white coats and …

Bp. Lê Hữu Từ

Bp. Tađêô Anselme Lê Hữu Từ, the Vicar Apostolic for Phát Diêm, in the zimarra with an extraordinary fur cape. He was …

Jijin

Jijin (tsikin/tsikim) was made of silk brocade. The usage of headgear during celebrations, apart from protecting from cold in the northern regions, …

Corpus Christi

The Feast of Corpus Christi in the Cistercian abbey in Krzeszów. Altar boys are followed by four deacons with maniples, each of …

Old habits

Nuns from the Congregation of the School Sisters of Notre Dame during profession.