History

1930

First Canonical Profession – Fifteen Novices

What began in 1921 as a group of mostly Irish-American religious ministering to brothers and sisters in the Deep South of the United States has transformed into a diverse group composed of many cultures, speaking multiple languages. And, who now minister to Catholics in seven countries.

Our founder, Father Thomas A. Judge (seated at center in picture above,) would be pleased to know his vision has become a reality. Today, our priests and Brothers can be found in the United States, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Costa Rica, Colombia, Haiti, and Honduras. As was hoped, preserving the faith of the poor and neglected has led us to many different places, peoples and nations.

Resources for the Centennial Celebration

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