Apostolic Union of Secular Priests, The


Apostolic Union of Secular Priests, The
Apostolic Union of Secular Priests, The
An association of secular priests who observe a simple rule embodying the common duties of their state, afford mutual assistance in the functions of the ministry, and keep themselves in the spirit of their holy vocation by spiritual conferences

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