News from the Vineyard

  • CARDINAL BURKE MESSAGE: 15 OCTOBER 2021

    CARDINAL BURKE MESSAGE: 15 OCTOBER 2021

    Praised be Jesus Christ! Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, With heartfelt gratitude to all those who have prayed for my recovery, I write to inform you that, since my previous letter, physical therapy has aided my rehabilitation so greatly that I am now able to offer daily the Holy Mass. Words cannot …
  • NEWS ON CANON FRAGELLI

    NEWS ON CANON FRAGELLI

    Dear friends, Canon Fragelli continues his slow but encouraging rehabilitation. His treatment and medical interventions still prevents him from speaking, but his lips can be read and he manages, albeit still painfully, to write on a tablet. He willingly asks for news and photos of the Mission of Mouila. To follow his programme …
  • 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!

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