This visa provides for the temporary stay of persons who will be full-time religious workers in Schengen. Religious work is work of a religious nature for which the applicant has had relevant religious training. The religious work proposed must directly serve an organization’s religious objectives. It would usually be religious work involved in:

providing spiritual leadership
conducting worship
teaching or guidance in religion
ministering, pastoral care or proselytizing
other high level specialist work in relation to the above

Important: Please note that for Short Term Visa Applications the passport submitted should be at least 6 months Valid from the date of Travel