Juridical Manifestations of the Presbyterium

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Benedict XV. Codex Iuridici Canonici. May 27, 1917. Trans. by Edward N. Peters, ed. The 1917 or Pio-Benedictine Code of Canon Law. San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2001.

Catechism of the Catholic Church. Catechismus Catholicae Ecclesiae. October 11, 1992. revised Latin typical edition. August 15, 1997.

Congregation for Bishops. "Directory on the Pastoral Ministry of Bishops." Directorium de pastorali ministerio Episcoporum (Ecclesiae imago). February 22, 1973: EV 4:1945-2328. Trans. Ottawa, Ontario: Canadian Catholic Conference, 1974.

Congregation for Catholic Education. "A Guide to Formation in Priestly Celibacy." Rome: Typis Polyglottis Vaticanis, 1974.

___ "The Basic Plan for Priestly Formation." Ratio fundamentalis institutionis sacerdotalis. January 6, 1970: AAS 62 (1970) 321-384.

___ Editio Altera. March 19, 1985. Rome: Typis Polyglottis Vaticanis, 1985.

Congregation for Clergy. "Declaration on the association of priests." Quidam Episcopi. March 8, 1982: AAS 74 (1982), 642-645. Trans. Origins 11 (1982) 645, 647.

___ "Directives for Collaboration among Local Churches and in particular for a Better Distribution of the Clergy." Postquam apostoli. March 25, 1980: AAS 75 (1980) 343-364.

___ "Directory on the Ministry and Life of Priests." Dives Ecclesiae. March 31, 1994: EV 14:750-917. Trans. Rome: Libreria Editrice Vaticana, 1994.

___ "Directory for the Ministry and Life of Permanent Deacons." Diaconatus Originem. February 22, 1998: AAS 90 (1998) 879-927.

___ "Instruction and Permanent Formation of Clergy." Inter Ea. November 4, 1969: AAS 62 (1970) 123-134.

___ "Circular Letter regarding Priest's Councils."Presbyteri Sacra. April 11, 1970: AAS 62 (1970) 459-465. CLD 7 (1968-1972) 383-390.

___ "The Priest and the Third Christian Millennium: Teacher Of The Word, Minister Of The Sacraments And Leader Of The Community." Nata e sviluppatasi. March 19, 1999: EV 18:289-376.

___ "The Priest, Pastor and Leader of the Parish Community." August 4, 2002.

Congregation for Clergy, et al. "Instruction on Certain Questions regarding the Collaboration of the Non-ordained Faithful in the Sacred Ministry of Priests." Ecclesiae de Mysterio. August 15, 1997: AAS 89 (1997), 852-877.

Congregation for Divine Worship. "Ceremonial of Bishops." Caeremoniale Episcoporum. September 14, 1984. Trans. Collegevile, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1989.

___ "Declaration on Concelebration." In Celebratione Missae. August 7, 1972.

___ "General Instruction of the Roman Missal." Institutio Generalis Missalis Romani, editio typica tertia. 2000. English translation by USCCB, November 12, 2002.

Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples. "Instruction On The Sending Abroad And Sojourn Of Diocesan Priests From Mission Territories." De vitanda quorundam clericorum vagatione. April 25, 2001: AAS 93 (2001) 641-647.

___ "Pastoral Guide for Diocesan Priests in Churches Dependent on the Congregation for the Evangelization Of Peoples." Le giovani chiese. October 1, 1989: EV 11:2495-2647.

Congregation for Religious and Congregation for Bishops. "Directives for the Mutual Relations between Bishops and Religious in the Church." Mutuae Relationes. May 14, 1978: AAS 70 (1978) 473-506. CLD 9 (1978-81) 296-340.

Congregation for Sacred Rites. "General Decree for the Rite of Concelebration." Ritus Servandus. "Decree of promulgation," Ecclesiae Semper. April 16, 1965: AAS 57 (1965) 410-423.

___ "Instruction on Eucharistic Worship." Eucharisticum Mysterium. May 25, 1967: EV 2:1293-1367.

John Paul II. "At the Close of the Great Jubilee of the Year 2000." Novo Millennio Ineunte. January 6, 2001: AAS 93 (2001) 266-309.

___ "Code of Canon Law."Codex Iuridici Canonici. January 25, 1983.

___ "Code of Canons of the Eastern Churches." Codex Canonum Ecclesiarum Orientalium. October 18, 1990. Trans. Washigton D.C.: CLSA, 2001.

___ Letters to My Brother Priests, 1979-1999. ed. by James Socias. Princeton (NJ): Scepter Publishers, 2001.

___ Priesthood in the Third Millennium: Addresses of Pope John Paul II 1993. ed. by James Socias. Princeton (NJ): Scepter Publishers, 1994.

___ "On the Bishop, Servant of the Gospel of Jesus Christ for the Hope of the World." Pastores Gregis. October 16, 2003.

___ "On the Formation of Priests in the Circumstances of the Present Day." Pastores Dabo Vobis. March 25, 1992: AAS 84 (1992) 657-804.

John XXIII, Bl. "On St. John Vianney and the Priesthood." Sacerdotii Nostri Primordia. August 1, 1959: AAS 51 (1959) 545-579.

Paul VI. "Implementin the Decrees of Vatican Council II." Ecclesiae Sanctae. 6 Aug 1966: AAS 58 (1966) 757-787.

___ "On The Celibacy of the Priest." Sacerdotalis Caelibatus. June 24, 1967: AAS 59 (1967) 657-697.

Pius IX, Bl. "On Priests And The Care Of Souls." Amantissimi Redemptoris. May 3, 1858.

Pius X, St. "To The Catholic Clergy On Priestly Sanctity." Haerent Animo. August 4, 1908: ASS XLI (1908) 555-577.

Pius XI. "On the Catholic Priesthood." Ad Catholici Sacerdotii. Dec 20, 1935: AAS 28 (1936) 5-53.

Pius XII. "On the Development of Holiness in Priestly Life." Menti Nostrae. September 23, 1950: AAS 42 (1950) 657-702.

Pontificia Commissio Codici Iuris Canonici Recognoscendo, Lex Ecclesiae Fundamentalis, in Synopsis "Lex Ecclesiae Fundamentalis" ed. O.G.M. Boelens. Leuven: Uitgeverij Peeters, 2001.

Synod of Bishops, 1971. "The Ministerial Priesthood." De Sacerdotio Ministeriali (Ultimis temporibus). November 30, 1971: AAS 63 (1971) 898-922. Trans. Washington: NCCB, 1971.

___ 1985. "A message to the People of God" and "The Final Report." Washington: NCCB, 1986.

___ 1990. "Instrumentum Laboris: The Formation of Priests in Circumstance of the Present Day." Washington: USCC, 1990.

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. "The Basic Plan for the Ongoing Formation of Priests." Washington: USCCB, 2001.

___ "United in Service: Reflections of the Presbyteral Council." Origins 21 (1991) 409-421.

Vatican Council II: The Conciliar and Post Conciliar Documents. ed. Austin Flannery, O.P. Northport (NY): Costello Publishing Co., Inc., 1996. New Revised addition.

___ "The Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy." Sacrosanctum Concilium. December 4, 1963: AAS 56 (1964) 97-144.

___ "Dogmatic Constitution on the Church." Lumen Gentium. November 21, 1964: AAS 57 (1965) 5-67.

___ "Decree on the Mission Activity of the Church." Ad Gentes. December 7, 1965: AAS 58 (1966) 947-990.

___ "Decree on the Pastoral Office of Bishops in the Church." Christus Dominus. October 28, 1965: AAS 58 (1966) 673-696.

___ "Decree on the Ministry and Life of Priests." Presbyterorum Ordinis. December 7, 1965: AAS 58 (1966) 991-1024.


Alaguselvan, Antoniswamy. Priests' Council: A Representative Body of the Presbyterium in the Goverance of the Diocese. Rome: Urbaniana, 1998.

Arrieta, Juan Ignacio. Governance Stuctures within the Catholic Church. Montreal: Wilson & Lafleur Ltée, 2000. or Diritto dell'organizzazione ecclesiastica. Milano: Giuffrè Editore: 1997.

___ "Organos de participación y corresponsabilidad en la iglesia diocesana." Ius Canonicum 34 (1994) 553-593.

Barela, Stefan. "Vita Communis: Contacts, Communities and Communitary Forms of Secular Priests." Trans. by Anthony Buono. Concilium 3 (1969) 47-52.

Beal, John P., et al., eds. New Commentary on the Code of Canon Law (CLSA). New York: Paulist Press, 2000.

Bertola, Carlo. I Have Called You Friends: Sacramental, Theological and Existential Aspects of Priestly Fraternity. New York: Alba House, 1989.

Beyer, Jean, et al. Comunione ecclesiale e strutture di corresponsabilità: Dal Vaticano II al nuovo Codice di Diritto Canonico. Rome: Gregoriana, 1990

Borgman, O.S.A., Mason William. The Common Life among Clerics in the Writings of St. Augustine of Hippo and Ecclesiastical Legislation. Washington D.C.: CUA, 1968.

Broderick, Robert C. The Catholic Enclyclopedia. Huntington, IN: Our Sunday Visitor, Inc., 1975.

Calvo, Randolph Consultation and the Presbyteral Council: New Emphasis in the Ratio Legis. Rome: S. Thomae, 1986.

Caparros, E., et al., eds. Code of Canon Law Annotated. Montreal: Wilson & Lafleur Itée, 1993.

Cardia, Carlo. Il governo della Chiesa. Bologna: il Mulino, 1984.

Carretto, Guido. "Il Consiglio Presbiterale." Apollinaris 44 (1971) 230-269. or Il Consiglio Presbiteriale: Lineamenti teologico-giuridici. Rome: Lateranense, 1971.

Cattaneo, Arturo. Il presbiterio della Chiesa particolare. Milano: Giuffrè Editore, 1993.

Chiappetta, Luigi. Il Codice di diritto canonico: commento giuridico-pastorale. 2 vols., Napoli: Edizioni Dehoniane, 1987

___ Il manuale del parroco: commento giuridico-pastorale. Rome: Edizioni Dehoniane, 1997

___ Prontuario di diritto canonico e concordatorio. Rome: Edizioni Dehoniane, 1993.

Cogan, Patrick J., ed. CLSA Advisory Opinions: 1984-1993. Washington D.C.: CLSA, 1995.

Conferencia Episcopal Española, ed. Espiritualidad del Presbitero Diocesano Secular. Simposio. Madrid: EDICE, 1986.

Corecco, Eugenio. Canon Law and Communio: Writings on the Constitutional Law of the Church. eds. Graziano Borgonovo and Arturo Cattaneo. Vaticano, 1999. or Ius et communion: scritti di diritto canonico. Edizioni Piemme, 1997.

Coriden. James A., et al., eds. The Code of Canon Law: A Text and Commentary (CLSA). New York: Paulist Press, 1985.

Corral Salvador, Carlos, et al. Nuovo dizionario di diritto canonico. Milano: San Paolo, 1993.

D'Ercole, Giuseppe. "The Presbyteral Colleges in the Early Church." Trans. by Edward Carpenter. Concilium 7 (1966) 12-18.

Erdö, Peter and J. García Martin. "La missione come principio organizzativo della Chiesa - Un aspetto particolare: la missione dei presbiteri e dei vescovi." Periodica de re canonica. 84 (1995) 425-454.

Guanzon, Hernando B. The Development and the Juridical Aspects of Priestly Permanent Formation. Rome: Santa Croce, 1995.

Haarsma, Frans "The Presbyterium: Theory or Program for Action?" Concilium 3 (1969) 32-37.

Herranz Casado, Julián. Studi sulla nuova legislazione della chiesa. Milano: Giuffrè Editore, 1990.

___ "The Image Of The Priest In The Decree Presbyterorum Ordinis: Continuity And Projection Toward The Third Millennium." Trans. by Christopher J. Schreck. Rome, 1995.

Hesch, John Beaman. A canonical commentary on selected personnel policies in the United States of America regarding decent support of diocesan priests in active ministry. Washington, D.C.: CUA, 1994.

Incitti, Giacomo. Il consiglio presbiterale: Alle origini di una crisi. Bologna: Edizioni Dehoniane, 1996

___ "Il presbiterio diocesano e i presbiteri religiosi: I. Il Concilio Vaticano II." Quaderni di diritto ecclesiale. 12 (1999) 413-436.

___ "Il presbiterio diocesano e i presbiteri religiosi: II. Il Codice di diritto canonico." Quaderni di diritto ecclesiale. 16 (2003) 307-328

Kurtyka, Edward John. The Vicar Forane: An Historico-Canonical Study. Washington D.C.: CUA, 1991.

Lombardía, Pedro and Juan Ignacio Arrieta, eds. Codice di diritto canonico: Edizione bilingue commentata. Vol. I. Rome: Edizioni Logos, 1986.

Madalaimuthu, Philomindas. Religious in their relation with diocesan bishop and diocesan clergy. Rome: Urbaniana, 1997.

Mallett, James K., ed. The Ministry of Governance. Washington D.C.: CLSA, 1986.

Marzoa, A., et al., eds. Comentario exegético al código de derecho canónico. 8 vols. Pamplona: EUNSA, 1997.

Marchesi, Mario. "Il Consiglio presbiterale: gruppo di sacerdoti, rappresentante di un presbiterio." Quaderni di diritto ecclesiale. 8 (1995) 61-71

Mariconti, Gian Franco. "Il Parroco promotore di comunione nella comunità parrocchiale." Monitor Ecclesiasticus 116 (1991) 243-259.

McGovern, Thomas J. Priestly Identity: A Study in the Theology of the Priesthood. Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2002.

Mendonca, Augustine. "The Bishops as a Father, Brother and Friend to His Priests." Philipine Canonical Formum IV (2002) 75-95.

Miller, Walter D. The Juridical Configuration of the Diocesan Consultors with Particular Reference to the Church of the United States of America (An Historical-Juridical Study). Rome: Lateranense, 1975.

Montini, G. Paolo. "Comunione e comunicazione tra Consiglio presbiterale diocesano, presbiterio diocesano e diocesi." Quaderni di diritto ecclesiale. 8 (1995) 103-110.

Mulvey, Michael ed. Priests of the Future: Formation and Communion New York: New City Press, 1991.

National Federation of Priests' Councils (NFPC), ed. The Spiritual Renewal of the American Priesthood. Colloquia. Chicago: NFPC, 2000.

Navarro, Luis. Persone e soggetti nel diritto della Chiesa: Temi di diritto della persona. Rome: Subsidia Canonica, 2000.

Pinto, Pio Vito, et al., eds. Commento al codice di diritto canonico. 2nd ed. Libreria Editrice Vaticana, 2001.

Pospishil, Victor J. Eastern Catholic Church Law. Brooklyn, NY: Saint Maron Publications, 1993.

Prusak, Bernard. The canonical concept of particular church before and after Vatican II. Rome: Lateranese, 1967.

Purcell, Joseph W. "The Institute of the Senate of Priests" The Jurist 38 (1978) 132-153.

Ramos, Francisco J., O.P. Le chiese particolari e i loro raggruppamenti. Rome: Millennium Romae, 2000.

Ratzinger, Joseph. "Biblical Foundations of Priesthood" Communio: International Catholic Review 17 (1990) 617-627. or "The Nature of Priesthood" L'Osservatore Romano (English) October 29, 1990, 6-7.

Redazione di Quaderni di diritto ecclesiale. ed. Il codice de diritto canonico commentato. Milano: Ancora, 2001.

Riccardo, Gnieri. Bishop-priest relationship: relations and collaboration between bishop and diocesan clergy in their pastoral ministry according to canon 384. Rome: Urbaniana, 1993.

Romita, Fiorenzo, ed. "Diritto e Pastorale nella Chiesa Oggi." Monitor Ecclesiasticus 94 (1969) 553-662. (Canonical-Pastoral Congress held in Naples, Sept. 1969)

Sarzi Sartori, Giangiacomo. "Il Consiglio presbyterale nelle fonti conciliari della disciplina canonica" in Partecipazione e corresponsabilità nella chiesa: I consigli diocesani e parrocchiali. Mauro Rivella ed. Milano: Ancora, 2000, 36-80. or "Presbiterio e Consiglio presbiterale nelle fonti conciliari della disciplina canonica." Quaderni di diritto ecclesiale 8 (1995) 6-47.

Sheehy, Gerard, et al., eds. The Canon Law Letter & Spirit (CLSGBI). London: Geoffrey Chapman, 1995.

Singaroyan, Sebastianappan. Ongoing Formation of Middle Aged Prists in the Light of "Pastores Dabo Vobis". Rome: Lateranense, 1995.

Vorgrimler, Herbert. ed. Commentary on the Documents of Vatican II. 5 vols. New York: Herder and Herder, 1966-1969.

Van Hove, A. "Bishop" in The Catholic Encyclopedia, vol. II. New York: Robert Appleton Company, 1907.

Voulgaris, Christos Sp. "The Sacrament Of Priesthood In Holy Scripture: Theological Presuppositions." Athens: University of Athens, 1996.

Woestmann, William H., O.M.I The Sacrament of Orders and the Clerical State: A Commentary on the Code of Canon Law. Ottawa: St. Paul University: 1999.

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