News from the Vineyard

  • PRIESTLY APPOINTMENTS

    PRIESTLY APPOINTMENTS

    Last week was the annual general chapter meeting of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest. It was a fruitful gathering of the Canons of the Institute from around the world. Always at the end of August, the Canons and affiliate priests of the Institute gather at the Motherhouse and International Seminary …
  • A LETTER OF GRATITUDE FROM HIS EMINENCE RAYMOND LEO CARDINAL BURKE

    A LETTER OF GRATITUDE FROM HIS EMINENCE RAYMOND LEO CARDINAL BURKE

      Praised be Jesus Christ! In the Sacred Heart of Jesus and through the Immaculate Heart of Mary, I express deep gratitude to God, who has brought me to this point of healing and recovery. As previously communicated by the leadership and staff of the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, for whom …
  • GENERAL CHAPTER

    GENERAL CHAPTER

    Some photographs from last week’s Chapter meeting at our Motherhouse in the Tuscan hills: Above: Priests ordained in July give first blessings to their bretheren who were unable to travel for the Ordination ceremonies Below: Pontifical High Mass offered by His Excellency, Bishop Luciano Giovannetti on the Feast of St. Louis   Below: …
  • OUR NEW CANON!

    OUR NEW CANON!

    Our warmest heartfelt congratulations to Canon Anselm J. Gribbin who was incardinated into the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest during last weeks General Chapter meeting at Gricigliano. Canon received the Choir Habit and distinctive blue pom-pom biretta of the Institute and Salesian Cross. Benedíctus Deus in sǽcula!
  • UPDATE ON CANON HENRIQUE FRAGELLI – 27/08/21

    UPDATE ON CANON HENRIQUE FRAGELLI – 27/08/21

    Since 21st May, Canon Henrique Fragelli has been in the Covid intensive care unit at Carregi Hospital in Florence, Italy, in the care of specialised doctors. The recovery of Canon Fragelli continues, he has begun to wake up. His full recovery will be gradual and slow. Let us persevere in our prayers to …
  • ORDINATION WEEK PHOTOGRAPHY

    ORDINATION WEEK PHOTOGRAPHY

    As is usual, at the end of June/beginning of July, the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest cherishes the abundant graces bestowed by God during the liturgical ceremonies of Ordination week. This year, twenty-two new Seminarians received the Cassock and Tonsure at Gricigliano on Tuesday and Wednesday respectively and on Thursday, eight …

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