African Missions of Lyons

Founded

  • 1856 in Lyons, France by Monsignor de Bresillac
  • reconstituted in 1859 by Father Planque
  • constitutions provisionally approved in 1890
  • constitutions definitively approved in 1900
  • constitutions revised and approved in 1923
  • constitutions revised and approved in 1928

About

A congregation of secular priests devoted to parish missions.

MLA Citation

  • “African Missions of Lyons”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 January 2017. Web. 20 October 2017. <>