Documents Related to Priestly Formation
Vatican II Document on the Priestly Formation
The Priest and the Third Christian Millennium: Teacher of the Word, Minister of the Sacraments and Leader of the Community.
Congregation for the Clergy, 1999
Pastores Dabo Vobis (I Will Give You Shepherds).
Apostolic Exhortation On the Formation of Priests in the Circumstances of the Present. Pope John Paul II, March 25,
1992 (432 KB)
Sacerdotalis Caelibatus (The Celibacy of the Priest).
Encyclical. Pope Paul VI, June 24, 1967 (104 KB)
Apostolic Letter on Reserving Priestly Ordination To Men Alone. Pope John Paul II, May 22, 1994 (12.4 KB)