New Apostolate in Wisconsin

New Apostolate in Wisconsin

At the request of His Grace, Timothy M. Dolan, Archbishop of Milwaukee, the Institute of Christ the King now offers a High Mass on the fourth Sunday of every month at Holy Name of Jesus Church in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.

Pilgrimage in Honor of St. Francis de Sales

Pilgrimage in Honor of St. Francis de Sales

On January 29, feast of Saint Francis de Sales, Institute priests and seminarians, as well as the Sisters Adorers of the Royal Heart of Jesus, made a pilgrimage to Treviso, Italy, where the heart of Saint Francis de Sales is enshrined and honored in the convent of the Visitation Sisters.

First Pontifical High Mass at the Shrine

First Pontifical High Mass at the Shrine

Despite the inclement Chicago winter, hundreds of faithful attended a Pontifical High Mass celebrated at the Shrine of Christ the King by His Excellency, the Most Reverend Joseph N. Perry, auxiliary bishop in Chicago, on Sunday, January 11.

Shrine 2009 Calendar of Events

Shrine 2009 Calendar of Events

In its mission to bring the beauty of faith and culture to the Southside of Chicago, the Shrine of Christ the King has launched an impressive 2009 calendar of events for the first half of 2009.

Lourdes Pilgrimage with Archbishop Burke

Lourdes Pilgrimage with Archbishop Burke

St. Anthony's in West Orange Erected Oratory

St. Anthony's in West Orange Erected Oratory

The Most Reverend Archbishop of Newark John J. Myers has graciously given permission to Monsignor the Prior General of the Institute to erect St. Anthony's Chapel in West Orange, New Jersey, as an Oratory and residence of the Institute of Christ the King according to the prescriptions of Canon Law. At the same time, the Institute has received the permission to keep all the sacramental registers and thus to celebrate the entire Liturgy for all the sacraments in the Extraordinary form also in the future.

Immaculate Conception Feast in Rome

Immaculate Conception Feast in Rome

On December 8, Feast of the Immaculate Conception,  the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest organized a candlelight Marian procession through the very heart of Rome for the closing of the Lourdes Jubilee year. Lead by Canon Joseph Luzuy, the procession began at the Church of Jesus and Mary (Chiesa Gesu e Maria), which serves as the church of the Institute's apostolate in Rome.

Consecration to the Immaculate Conception

Consecration to the Immaculate Conception

After a solemn novena comprised each day of a sermon, sung Litany of Loreto, devotional prayer and hymn, followed by Benediction, Monsignor Gilles Wach, Prior General, renewed on December 8 the consecration of the Institute to Mary Immaculate.

American Thanksgiving in Gricigliano

American Thanksgiving in Gricigliano

As the already large number of seminarians from the United States continues to steadily increase, the celebration of American Thanksgiving at our International Seminary in Gricigliano, Italy, becomes grander with each passing year.

Holy See Approves Institute's Constitutions

Holy See Approves Institute's Constitutions

With the Decree Saeculorum Rex signed by the President of the Commission Ecclesia Dei, Dario Cardinal Castrillón Hoyos, in the name of the Roman Pontiff, the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest was elevated to the status of Pontifical Right on October 7th 2008, the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary.

100th Anniversary of St. Francis de Sales

100th Anniversary of St. Francis de Sales

Over 1,000 faithful gathered in the church of St. Francis de Sales Oratory, to assist at the Solemn Pontifical Mass celebrated by His Excellency, the Most Reverend Robert J. Hermann, Administrator of the Archdiocese of St. Louis.