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Mission Sunday

On World Mission Sunday, October 23, Catholics of the world unite at Mass to recommit to our vocation, through Baptism, to be missionaries. World Mission Sunday was established in 1926 by Pope Pius XI, who saw it as a day to “foster understanding of the greatness of the missionary task, encourage zeal among the clergy and the people, and offer an opportunity to make the Society for the Propagation of the Faith ever more widely known and encourage prayer and offerings for the missions.”

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