CrosiersCanons Regular of the Order of the Holy Cross

Canons Regular of the Order of the Holy Cross



Rule and Proper Law
Documents and other Resources


Below are official documents, as well as books and articles, related to the proper law of the Crosiers.


Rule of Augustine, Constitutions and General Statutes
  • The 2010 edition of the Constitutions with the Rule of Augustine and the General Statutes of the Order. English.

Crosier Constitutions 2010
  • The Constitutions of the Order which received third approval (final) at the 2010 General Chapter. In PDF format.
  • Online text of the Constitutions

The Rule of Augustine
  • The Rule of Augustine printed here was translated into English by Robert P. Russell, O.S.A. The present translation is based on the critical text of Luc Verheijen, O.S.A. (La reĢ€gle de saint Augustin, Etudes Augustiniennes, Paris 1967).

General Statutes
  • The current version of the general statutes of the Order with changes incorporated from the 2009 general chapter.