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Church Documents on the Priesthood

The Priest, Pastor and Leader of the Parish Community
Congregation for the Clergy, 2002

The Priest and the Third Christian Millennium:
Teacher of the Word, Minister of the Sacraments
and Leader of the Community
Congregation for the Clergy, 1999

Pastores Dabo Vobis (I Will Give You Shepherds)
Apostolic Exhortation On the Formation of Priests
in the Circumstances of the Present
Pope John Paul II, March 25, 1992

Sacerdotalis Caelibatus (The Celibacy of the Priest)
Encyclical. Pope Paul VI, June 24, 1967

Ordinatio Sacerdotalis
Apostolic Letter on Reserving Priestly Ordination To Men Alone
Pope John Paul II, May 22, 1994
"I have called you by name: you are mine" - Isaiah 43:1
St. John Vianney