Religious Communities

The following is a list of religious communities serving in the Archdiocese of Detroit. For contact information, please check the website of the respective religious congregation.

Religious Communities of Women

Congregation Name Abbreviation
Bernardine Franciscan Sisters OSF
Congregation of the Sisters of Divine Providence CDP
Congregation of St. Joseph CSJ
Consecrated Sisters of the Most Holy Savior, A.R. C.SS.S
Daughters of Charity of St. Louise Province DC
Daughters of Divine Charity FDC
Daughters of Mary - India DM
Daughters of Mary Immaculate, Chaldean DMI
Daughters of Mary, Mother of Mercy DMMM
Discalced Carmelite Nuns, Cloistered OCD
Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist OP
Dominican Sisters of Peace OP
Dominicans, Adrian OP
Dominicans, Cloistered Blessed Sacrament OP
Dominicans, Grand Rapids OP
Dominicans, Mt. Thabor OP
Dominicans, Racine OP
Felician Sisters CSSF
Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception, Albanian FSIC
Franciscan Sisters of the Poor SFP
Marist Sisters, Congregation of Mary SM
Missionaries of Charity MC
Missionary Sisters of Christ the King for Polonia M.Chr
Regnum Christi, Consecrated Women no letters
School Sisters of Notre Dame SSND
Servants of Jesus SJ
Servants of Mary, Servite Sisters OSM
Sisters of Charity, Cincinnati SC
Sisters of Jesus the Savior SJS
Sisters of Mary Reparatrix SMR
Sisters of Mercy RSM
Sisters of Notre Dame SND
Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, OH OSF
Sisters of St. Francis, Sylvania, OH OSF
Sisters of St. Joseph of Third Order of St. Francis SSJ-TOSF
Sisters of the Good Shepherd RGS
Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth CSFN
Sisters, Home Visitors of Mary HVM
Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Monroe IHM
Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Scranton IHM
Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity SOLT
Society of the Sacred Heart RSCJ

Religious Communities of Men

Congregation Name Abbreviation
Benedictine Monks OSB
Brothers of the Christian Schools FSC
Capuchin Friars OFM Cap
Companions of the Cross CC
Congregation of Christian Brothers CFC
Congregation of Mariannhill Missionaries CMM
Congregation of St. Basil CSB
Congregation of St. Michael the Archangel CSMA
Congregation of the Holy Spirit CSSp
Congregation of the Passion (Passionists) CP
Croatian Franciscan Custody of the Holy Family OFM
Franciscan Friars, St. Stephen the King Province OFM
Franciscan Friars, Province of St. John the Baptist OFM
Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest no letters
Legionaries of Christ LC
Little Brothers of Jesus LBJ
Marist Fathers SM
Miles Christi MC
Missionaries of St. Francis de Sales MSFS
Missionaries of St. Paul MSP
Oblates of St. Francis De Sales OSFS
Order Friars Minor Conventual OFM Conv
Order of Preachers-Dominican OP
Pontifical Institute for Foreign Missions PIME
Redemptorists-Denver CSsR
Society of Christ SChr
Society of Jesus SJ
Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity SOLT
Society of the Catholic Apostolate (Pallotine Fathers) SAC