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Status of Religious in Archdiocese of New Orleans:

Women Religious:
Total number of religious 467
Total number of religious congregations represented in the Archdiocese of New Orleans 49
Total number of religious congregations headquartered in the Archdiocese of New Orleans 6
Medium Age of Religious 75
Ministries of Religious:
Retired Religious 52
Volunteered ministry
44
Education 87
Social Services 8
Pastoral Ministry 34
Health Care 32
Administration 31
Prayer Ministry 19
Total 307

2013
CONGREGATIONS OF SISTERS
ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW ORLEANS

Sisters of Benedict-Colorado, OSB
Congregation of St. Joseph, CSJ
Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Faith, CHF
Daughters of Charity, DC
Daughters of Divine Providence, FDP
Daughters of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary, FMSR
Daughters of St. Paul, FSP
Discalced Carmelite Nuns, OCD
Dominican Sisters (Cabra), OP
Adrian Dominicans (Congregation of the Most Holy Rosary), OP
Dominican Sisters of Peace, OP
Franciscan Handmaids of Mary, FHM
Lovers of the Holy Cross at Cho Quan, LHC
Marianites of Holy Cross, MSC
Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, MSC
Poor Clare Nuns, OSC
Presentation Sisters, PBVM
Presentation Sisters (North American Conference), PBVM
Religious of the Sacred Heart, RSCJ
Salesian Sisters (Eastern Province), FMA
Daughters of Mary Help of Christians
Salesian Sisters (Western Province), FMA
School Sisters of Notre Dame (Central Pacific), SSND
School Sisters of Notre Dame (South Central), SSND
School Sisters of Notre Dame (St. Louis), SSND
Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati, SC
Sisters of Charity of New York, SC
Sisters of Christian Charity, SCC
Society of Loving Mercy, SDM
Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, RSM
Sisters of Mercy of the Holy Cross, SCSC
Sisters of St. Francis of Our Lady of Lourdes, OSF
Sisters of Mount Carmel, O.CARM.
Sisters of Notre Dame, SND
Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, SBS
Sisters of the Holy Family, SSF
Sisters of the Immaculate Conception, CIC
Sisters of the Living Word, SLW
Sisters of the Sacred Heart, SSH
Sisters Servants of Mary, S DE M
Society of St. Teresa of Jesus, STJ
Ursuline Nuns, OSU

2013
CONGREGATIONS OF MEN
ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW ORLEANS

RELIGIOUS ORDER PRIESTS:

Benedictine Monks, OSB
Dominican Friars, OP
Domus Dei Clerical Society of Apostolic Life, SDD
Jesuit Fathers, SJ
Josephite Fathers, SSJ
Marist Fathers, SM
Redemptorists, CSsR
Salesians of Don Bosco, SDB
Vincentian Fathers, CM
Franciscan Friars, OFM

BROTHERS:

Benedictine Monks, OSB
Christian Brothers, FSC
Christian Brothers - Edmund Rice, CFC
Dominican Brothers, OP
Domus Dei Clerical Society of Apostolic Life, SDD
Franciscan Friars, OFM
Jesuit Brothers, SJ
Josephite Brothers, SSJ
Redemptorists, CSsR
Sacred Heart Brothers, SC
Salesians of Don Bosco, SDB