Apostolate

A·pos'to·late noun [ Latin apostolatus , from apostolus . See Apostle .] 1. The dignity, office, or mission, of an apostle; apostleship. « Judas had miscarried and lost his apostolate . Jer. Taylor. » 2. The dignity or office of the ...
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Apostolate

• (n.) The dignity or office of the pope, as the holder of the apostolic see. • (n.) The dignity, office, or mission, of an apostle; apostleship.
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Apostolate

The ministry or work of an apostle. In Catholic usage, a term covering all kinds and areas of work and endeavor for the service of God and the Church and the good of people.
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