Men Religious in the Diocese

Since the early 1800’s over 30 religious communities of men have served the Diocese of Raleigh.

Communities Currently Serving in the Diocese

Congregation of the Holy Spirit (C.S.Sp.)

Congregation of the Mother of the Redeemer (C.R.M.)

Conventual Franciscans (O.F.M. Conv)

Franciscans (O.F.M.)

Glenmary Home Missioners (G.H.M.)

Jesuits (S.J.)

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.)

Redemptorists (C.Ss.R)

The Capuchin Franciscan Friars (O.F.M. Cap)

Communities That Have Served in the Diocese

Congregation of the Mother Coredemptrix, C.M.C.
U. S. Assumption Province: Congregation of the Mother Coredemptrix
Carthage. MO.

Franciscan Friars of the Atonement, S.A.
Garrison N.Y.

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.
Spencer, Massachusetts

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.
Metairie, Louisiana

Fathers of St. Edmund, S.S.E.
Colchester, Vermont

Order of Friars Minor, Capuchins, (Capuchin Friars), O.F.M.Cap.

Congregation of the Mission, (Vincentians), C.M., Eastern Province

Germantown, Pennsylvania

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.
American Province

Society of Jesus (Jesuit Fathers), S.J.
Missouri Province; New Orleans Province

St. Joseph Society of the Sacred Heart (Josephite Fathers), S.S.J.
Baltimore, Maryland

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.
Arlington, Virginia

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.
Northern Province

Society of the Catholic Apostolate (Pallotine Fathers), S.A.C.

Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (Redemptorist Fathers), C.SS.R.
Baltimore, Maryland

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