Religious Orders

Order of Saint Francis, Old Catholic

The Order of Saint Francis, Old Catholic is a group of men, women and married couples living by vows of Simplicity, Purity, and Fidelity, in communion with our Bishops to further God’s kingdom on earth through Jesus Christ in the power of the Holy Spirit. We are bound together by a common way of life patterned after St. Francis of Assisi and the Desert Fathers. Our life is founded on the Gospel and rests on the “three great pillars of ancient Christian Monasticism: Prayer, Work and Study”.

The Order of Preachers, Old Catholic

The Dominican Order of the Old Catholic Church International, known as The Order of Preachers, Old Catholic, is a continuation of St. Dominic’s Order, and we strive to bring Dominic’s unique charism into the world today, through our studies, our ministries, through prayer, and through our communities.

Society of St. Ignatius of Loyola (Ignatian Old Catholics)

The Society of Saint Ignatius of Loyola (Ignatian Old Catholics) is a Society of Clergy and Laity dedicated to spreading the Old Catholic Faith around the world. Our charism is rooted in the saving message of Jesus. We strive to understand what it means to follow Jesus and to live his message of love, hope, and peace.