Apostleship of the Cross is an association of Cristians in the
who, moved by the Holy Spirit, follow Jesus Christ priest and
contemplative and solidary, and who, in communion with Jesus,
collaborate with His salvific mission.
The Apostleship of the Cross is open to all People of God: lay
persons, religious, and ordained ministers.
Concepción Cabrera was inspired by God to begin the Apostleship of
the Cross. It was founded on May 3, 1895 by Archbishop Ramón Ibarra
y González. Pope Leo XIII approved the Apostleship of the Cross on
May 25, 1898
It is the first of the five Works of the Cross. The others are the
Sisters of the Cross of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the Covenant of
Love with the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the Fraternity of Christ the
Priest, and the Missionaries of the Holy Spirit.
The Apostleship of the Cross is organized by Regions
1. Christ the Priest Region (USA)
2. Province of Mexico Region
3. Felix de Jesus Region
4. Conchita Cabrera de Armida Region
The Christ Priest Region is divided into Areas. Currently there are three areas:
Northwest Area, Southwest Area and South-Northeast Area.
Center belongs to the South-Northeast Area.
Christ the Priest Region
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Himno tradicional del Apostolado de la Cruz
Laywoman, mystic and apostle
Conchita, a Mother's Spiritual Diary
Edited by Marie-Michel Philipon,
Venerable Siervo de
Dios Félix de Jesús Rougier
Vida y espiritualidad de Félix de
Jesús Rougier, M.Sp.S.
Ricardo Zimbrón, M.Sp.S.
Prayer for priests
Divine Heart of
Jesus, Sacred Heart, Heart full of zeal for the glory of the Eternal
Fatther, we pray for all your priests. Lord, in your Sacred Heart fill
them with faith, zeal and love.
Cross of the Apostolate,
Adopt a priest
Prayer for the
Apostleship of the Cross
Divine Heart of Jesus, nailed to the
Cross to save us, receive this day our little works and the
suffering we will endure in union with you. Complete with
your virtues anything we, Apostles of the Cross, may be
lacking, in order to please the Father and the Holy Spirit
whom we dearly love. Amen.
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