a foundation built on faith

The PIME Missionaries of Italy created this logo.

The PIME Missionaries of Italy created this logo.

The PIME Missionaries have their roots in the Lombard Seminary for Foreign Missions and Pontifical Seminary of Sts. Peter and Paul for Foreign Missions (the Pontifical Seminary for Foreign Missions.) The institute was founded on May 26 by Pius XI when he united the seminaries of Milan (1850) and Rome (1871) The two merged to become the Pontifical Institute for Foreign Missions, P ontificum I nstitutum pro M issionibus E xteris (PIME.)

Want to know more about our history?
An excellent summary can be found at this site.

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