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Slavorum Apostoli

Slavorum Apostoli

Latin for 'The Apostles of the Slavs'

Encyclical letter of Pope John Paul II
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Date 2 June 1985
Subject In memory of the evangelizing work of Saints Cyril and Methodius after eleven centuries
Number 4 of 14 of the pontificate
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Slavorum Apostoli (Latin: The Apostles of the Slavs) is an encyclical written by Pope John Paul II in 1985. In it he talks about two saintly brothers, Saints Cyril and Methodius, and how they preached the gospel to the Slavs.

Table of contents [ edit ]

I. Introduction

II. Biographical Sketch

III. Heralds of the Gospel

IV. They Planted the Church of God

V. Catholic Sense of the Church

VI. The Gospel and Culture

VII. The Significance and Influence of the Christian Millennium in the Slav World

VIII. Conclusion

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