Feast Day Message of Superior General

18 October, 2019

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The 2019 St. Paul of the Cross Feast Day Message of the Passionist Superior General, Most Rev. Fr. Joachim Rego, C.P.

Feast Day Letter of Superior General 2019

Blessed Pio Campidelli, C.P., Passionist Student

17 October, 2019


On 9 October 2019, the Diocesan Inquiry of the Archdiocese of Monreale (Palermo, Italy) on an alleged miracle obtained by intercession of Blessed Pio Campidelli, was concluded.

Next steps:

The material collected during the Inquiry will be packed and sealed and will be sent to the Congregation of the Causes of the Saints;

At the written request of the General Postulator, the Congregation of the Causes of the Saints will study what was collected during the diocesan phase;

If the Congregation assents, the Acts of the Inquiry will be consiged to the General Postulator, who will write the Positio;

According to the time frame established by the Congregation, the Positio will be examined in a medical conference and then by the Special Congress of Theologians.

If the Positio passes both “exams”, our Blessed will be declared a Saint.

Read more about Blessed Pio Campidelli, Passionist Student  here


Passionist Sign worn by Blessed Pio Campidelli, Passionist Student, Passionist General Archives, Ss. Giovanni e Paolo, Rome.

Journey of the Jubilee Icon continues …

15 October, 2019

Cardinal Collins on St. John Henry Newman

14 October, 2019


13 October Canonisation of John Henry Newman

7 October, 2019


Newman and Barberi (.pdf)


May the Lord support us all the day long, till the shades lengthen and the evening comes, and the busy world is hushed, and the fever of life is over, and our work is done. Then in his mercy may he give us a safe lodging, and holy rest, and peace at the last. Amen.