Priestly ordinations: The SSPX has 613 Priests
The year 2016 is concluding with the ordination of four new priests for the Society of St. Pius X in the two seminaries located in the southern hemisphere.
At Holy Cross Seminary in Goulburn, Australia, Bishop Bernard Tissier de Mallerais ordained three priests on Thursday, December 15, 2016: two Americans and one Australian.
At Our Lady Co-Redemptrix Seminary in La Reja, Argentina, Bishop Bernard Fellay ordained a Brazilian priest on Saturday, December 17, 2016.
In total, 2016 has seen 23 new priests ordained for the SSPX, bringing the total up to 613 who are aided by 117 brothers and 80 oblate sisters. In its six seminaries across the world, 215 young men, as well as 40 pre-seminarians, were registered at the beginning of the academic year.
(Source: SSPX/MG – DICI no. 15/12/16)
Priestly ordinations in the Society of St. Pius X
Ordinations in Winona (USA) – June 3, 2016
Ordinations in Ecône (Switzerland) – June 29, 2016
Ordinations in Zaitzkofen (Germany) – July 2, 2016
Ordinations in Winona: The Society of St. Pius X Reaches 600 Priests