Catholic Pocket Dictionary – Sulpicians


A society of priests who devote themselves to the care of theological seminaries. They derive their name from the seminary of Saint Sulpice in Paris, where they were established by their founder, M. Olier, in 1642.

MLA Citation

  • Father James J McGovern. “Sulpicians”. Catholic Pocket Dictionary, 1906. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 November 2019. Web. 3 March 2021. <>