SSPX for Priests

Immense help in the apostolate

The life of a priest, founded upon daily prayer and works of sanctification, must be supplemented with serious reading and study. The Sacred Scriptures and writings of the Fathers should, of course, hold first place; but other materials pertaining to the life of the Church and contemporary social issues can also aid the priest immensely in his apostolate.

We are happy to present here a selection of key texts which we hope will aid priests to sanctify their own souls and those entrusted to their care.

Articles about and for Priests

Do not bless a divorce!

Tags: priest, faithful, family, visitors, morals, District of the USA

Cardinal Carlo Caffara, the cardinal archbishop of Bologna, told an Italian newspaper this weekend that the teaching about marriage comes to the Church from Christ Himself and cannot be changed by anyone, either by a pope or a synod.

Why I love the SSPX

Tags: priest, spirituality, crisis, holy see, lefebvre, superior general, District of the USA

What defines the Society of St. Pius X and why does it actually exist as an entity of the Roman Catholic Church? What was the guiding principle of Archbishop Lefebvre in dealing with the Roman authorities?

Fr. Stehlin: we must be men of principle

Tags: priest, spirituality, crisis, modernism, holy see, lefebvre, superior general, District of the USA

This letter from Fr. Karl Stehlin explains how we must be men of principle according to the proper Catholic sense.

Priests' hockey game at Winona

Tags: priest, faithful, youth, visitors, District of the USA

One of the important events of the annual one week meeting of the US District priests at St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary is the hockey game between the priests and the seminarians.

Christians displaced from Syria and Egypt

Tags: priest, visitors, crisis, District of the USA

From the Middle East, we offer the perspective of a Catholic bishop of what is actually occurring in both Syria and Egypt, and the negative effect it is having on Christians native to those regions.

10 donned the cassock at Winona

Tags: priest, vocation, liturgy, spirituality, sacraments, District of the USA

See an image gallery of the February 2nd ceremonies that took place at St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary in Winona which had 10 young men take the cassock.

SSPX seminarians take the cassock

Tags: priest, youth, vocation, liturgy, spirituality, sacraments, District of the USA

Over two dozen seminarians of the SSPX from two continents received the cassock on Sunday, February 2nd.

American priest ordained in Argentina

Tags: priest, vocation, liturgy, spirituality, sacraments, District of the USA

An American priest from Miami was part of a bumper crop of priestly ordinations at the SSPX's seminary in Argentina in December.

Marcel Lefebvre: missionary of Africa

Tags: priest, faithful, family, liturgy, spirituality, social doctrine, sacraments, holy see, lefebvre, District of the USA

We offer below a gallery of images of Archbishop Marcel Lefebvre's time as a missionary in Africa from 1932 until 1959 as a member of the Holy G

Keeping calm amid the storm

Tags: priest, family, theology, crisis, ecumenism, vatican II, district superior, District of the USA

The post-conciliar storm continues to threaten the Barque of Peter—the Catholic Church—perhaps even worsening in its intensity. Should Catholics panic, lose hope or become discouraged in attempting to live a life of holiness?