Video: Pope will declare Cure of Ars patron of priests at the closing of Year for Priests
It has been 12 months since the pope announced the Year for Priests. He made the Cure of Ars the patron of priests. A French priest without great talents but who faithfully completed his mission as a priest: to bring people to Christ.
To close the year, the pope will name him the patron of all priests worldwide.
It will be during the World Meeting of Priests that will take place.
June 9 through 11 and will bring together 9,000 priests from all over the world.