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