Passionists

Passionists, an order of priests, called of the Holy Cross, founded in 1694 by Paul Francisco, of the Cross in Sardinia, whose mission it is to preach the Passion of Christ and bear witness to its spirit and import, and who have recently established themselves in England and America; they are noted for their austerity.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Passion Week * Passover
Pas-de-Calais
Pasha
Pasiphaë
Paskievitch
Pasquino
Passau
Passing-bell
Passion Play
Passion Sunday
Passion Week
Passionists
Passover
Passow, Franz
Pasta, Judith
Pasteur, Louis
Paston Letters
Pastoral Staff
Patagonia
Patanjali
Patchouli
Pater, Walter Horatio

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Passionists in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable