Past Announcements

A Letter from our Superior General

A Letter from our Superior General

            Dear Brothers and Sisters, Words seem inadequate to describe the global health crisis that so many are experiencing across the world. The sickness and death of so many is mind-numbing and the health professionals seem to...

News from the Latest General Council Meeting

News from the Latest General Council Meeting

The General Council met for their latest meeting from Feb. 17-20 in Arlington Heights, and it was a productive one. All the members of the Council attended as did translators John Peeters, Camille Legare and Claude Chouinard. "The meeting went very well," said Fr....

Fr. Jean-Marie Roux, CSV, 1924-2019

Fr. Jean-Marie Roux, CSV, 1924-2019

The Viatorian Community in France is mourning the loss of Fr. Jean-Marie Roux, CSV. He passed away Oct. 10, at the Ehpad of Rulhe Villefranche-de-Rouergue. Fr. Roux was 95. Fr. Roux was born April 9, 1924 in Pyrenees region of Southern France. He entered the Viatorian...

A Letter from our Superior General

The Cause of Fr. Querbes

      Superior General Dear Brothers and Sisters, I am very happy to inform you that the Postulator for the Cause of Father Querbes, Msgr. Paolo Rizzi, has informed us that that the Commission of Cardinals of the Congregation for the Cause of Saints...

France Officially Returns as Province

France Officially Returns as Province

After more than a year of thoughtful prayer and discussion, Viatorians in the Delegation of France ---  both religious and associates --- are rejoicing with the decision to return to a full Province. In a letter this week to Fr. Pierre Demierre, CSV, Superior, Fr....

A Letter from our Superior General

Launch of the new General Direction Website

Dear members of the Viatorian Community, With this communication, I am happy to introduce the new General Direction Website. For some months now we have been developing the website in consultation with professional website consultants. As you will see the site is...

Fr. Roger Debaud, CSV, 1943-2019

Fr. Roger Debaud, CSV, 1943-2019

Fr. Roger Debaud, CSV, who served more than 40 years in the Foundation of Ivory Coast and ultimately served as its superior, has died. Fr. Debaud passed away April 26 in Yamoussoukro in the Ivory Coast. He was 75. Father Roger Debaud was born in France on 09/06/1943....

Vocations Continue to Grow in Colombia

Vocations Continue to Grow in Colombia

Vocations Continue to Grow in Colombia The Viatorian Community in Colombia added four new religious brothers in January, and the celebration among family members and Viatorians alike, was heartfelt. Br. Jhon Avellaneda, CSV; Br. Edwin Barreto, CSV; Br. Parmenio...

Bishop Jacques Berthelet, CSV, 1934-2019

Bishop Jacques Berthelet, CSV, 1934-2019

The first bishop from the Clerics of St. Viator, who ultimately served as president of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops and as a consultant to the pope on matters governing religious congregations, has died. Bishop Jacques Berthelet, CSV, passed away Jan....