Since the early 1800’s over 30 religious communities of men have served the Diocese of Raleigh.
Communities Currently Serving in the Diocese
Conventual Franciscans (O.F.M. Conv)
Franciscan Friars of the Atonement (S.A.)
Glenmary Home Missioners (G.H.M.)
Legion(aries) of Christ (L.C.)
Missionaries of Our Lady of La Salette (M.S.) (Province of Mary, Mother of the Americas)
Missionhurst – C.I.C.M. (Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary)
Oblates of St. Francis de Sales (O.S.F.S.)
Congregation of the Passion (Passionists) (C.P.)
Communities That Have Served in the Diocese
Order of St. Benedict, O.S.B.
Belmont, North Carolina
Order of Carmelites (Carmelite Fathers), O. Carm.
Washington, District of Columbia
The Cistercian Order of the Strict Observance (Trappists), O.C.S.O.
Congregatio Immaculati Cordis Marie Mission, C.I.C.M.
U.S. Province, Arlington, Virginia
Consolata Society for Foreign Missions (Consolata Fathers), I.M.C.
Somerset, New Jersey
Order of Preachers (Dominican Fathers), O.P.
Fathers of St. Edmund, S.S.E.
Order of Friars Minor, Capuchins, (Capuchin Friars), O.F.M.Cap.
Congregation of the Mission, (Vincentians), C.M., Eastern Province
Congregation of the Religious Brothers of the Third Order Regular of St. Francis, O.S.F.
Brooklyn, New York
Third Order Regular of St. Francis of Penance, T.O.R. - O.S.F.
Province of the Sacred Heart
Order of Friars Minor, O.F.M.
Province of the Most Holy Name of Jesus, New York, New York
Priests of the Congregation of Holy Cross, C.S.C.
South Bend, Indiana
Congregation of the Holy Ghost (Holy Ghost Fathers), C.S.Sp.
Society of Jesus (Jesuit Fathers), S.J.
Missouri Province; New Orleans Province
St. Joseph Society of the Sacred Heart (Josephite Fathers), S.S.J.
Society of Mary (Marianists), S.M.
Province of Cincinnati, Ohio
Congregation of the Fathers of Mercy, C.P.M.
South Union, Kentucky
Oblates of Saint Francis de Sales, O.S.F.S.; Legionaries of Christ, L.C.
Wilmington-Philadelphia Province, Darby, CT
Missionary Servants of the Most Holy Trinity (Trinitarians), M.S.S.S.T.
Congregation of the Mother Coredemptorix, C.M.C.
Missionaries of the Company of Mary (Montfort Missionaries), S.M.M.
Ozone Park, New York
Missionary Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament, M.C.B.S.
Oblates of Mary Immaculate, O.M.I.
Society of the Catholic Apostolate (Pallotine Fathers), S.A.C.
Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (Redemptorist Fathers), C.SS.R.
Congregation of the Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, S.C.J.
United States Province
Brothers of St. Francis Xavier, C.F.X.
Sacred Heart Province, Kensington, Maryland
Congregation of the Religious Third Capuchins, Our Lady of the Sorrows, T.C.
San Jose Province