Christian Cyclopedia

About the Cyclopedia


RC fraternity founded in Rome, It., ca. 1582/86 by Camillus de Lellis (1550–1614; b. Rome); given final approval 1591; popular name: Camillians; official name: Order of Clerics Regular, Servants of the Sick. Ministers to sick and dying.

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
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