On Sunday, 20 May, in the Shrine of St. Paul of the Cross, Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Fr. Daniel Rodrigues Barros was ordained to the priesthood by the imposition of hands of the auxiliary bishop of Belo Horizonte, Bishop Otacílio Ferreira de Lacerda.
On 19 May 2018, at the Shrine of St. Gabriel (Italy), Alberto Sorcinelli of the MAPRAES Province (Italy, Portugal and France) professed Perpetual Vows in the hands of the Provincial Superior, Fr. Luigi Vaninetti.
On 16 May 2018, in the monastery church of Schwarzenfeld (Bavaria) Brother Arthur Reuter of the VULN Vice Province of Germany-Austria, professed First Vows in the hands of the Provincial Superior, Fr. Gregor Lenzen.
The American Province of St. Paul of the Cross held its 50th Provincial Chapter during 06-10 May 2018 in the hotel and convention center in Rye Brook, New York. In addition to the religious of the Province, also present were lay members of the Passionist Family and representatives of the
Fr. Samuel Riveros Tobar (SCOR) of the community of Santa Gema de Santiago (Chile) Born: 4 March 1938 (O’Higgins, Chile) Profession: 6 June 1954 Ordination: 12 February 1961 Death: 10 May 2018 Requiescat in pace