(Pallottini Fathers; Societas Apostolatus Catholici). Founded 1835 by Vincent Pallotti (17951850; b. Rome, It.); name changed 1854 to Pia Societas Missionum; original name restored 1947. Original aims resemble those of Catholic* Action. One special interest: return of Oriental Christians to the RC Ch.
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