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Originally appearing in Volume V20, Page 164 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ORATORY OF ST PHILIP NERI, CONGREGATION OF THE, or ORATORIANS, a religious order consisting of a number of independent houses. The first congregation was formally organized in 1575 by the Florentine priest, Philip Neri. (See NERI, PHILIP.)
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