- the dignity and office of the pope as head of the Apostolic See.
- the mission of bishops in their dioceses.
- an organization of the laity devoted to the mission of the Church.
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Not only was the apostolate Galilean,—it was plebeian, and that without a solitary exception.Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of Matthew|John Monro Gibson
Mr. Archer has been followed, and perhaps outrun, in his apostolate by other writers full of ardour and talent.The English Stage|Augustin Filon
Oh perfect morals, and worthy of martyrdom or the apostolate!The Ruins|C. F. [Constantin Francois de] Volney
The next great successor in the apostolate of this idea of the universe was Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire.History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom|Andrew Dickson White
It was about this period that he was favoured with the remarkable vision or dream relating to his Irish apostolate.An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800|Mary Frances Cusack