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Misioneros Servidores de la Palabra

Misioneros Servidores de la Palabra

Missionary Servants (and Sisters) of the Word

Through the preparation and sending forth of lay and religious missionaries of both sexes, the Servants of the Word work in response to the commission from the Lord to proclain the Gospel. Its founding charism is "evangelization, with the Bible in hand by the laity to evangelize with the laity ".

Biographical Information

Founder: Father Butera Louis Vullo

Foundation: 1984

Ecclesial Recognition: Constitutions approved by the Holy See on June 6, 1997 as Religious Institutes of Diocesan Right Established as religious institutes of Pontifical Right on February 22, 2008 by the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life, with the approval of His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI.


Lay/Religious: religious

Individual/Community: community

Commitment/Vows: vows

Purpose and Activities

Overall Purpose: To evangelize, in obedience to God's call and to live a life of service and sacrifice.

Apostolic commitments:

Marian Characteristics

Major Inspirations: The Servants of the Word honor the Mother of Jesus, seeing her as their own mother and a role model.

General Marian Characteristics: Entrustment to the unique intercession of the Blessed Mother

Spiritual\Devotional Exercises:

Pastoral/Apostolic Endeavors: To make each day filled with God's love and to better serve others by proclaiming the message of salvation, all through the intercession of Mary.


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