Federico Ozanam, Letter 0006: To Auguste Materne

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Author: Frédéric Ozanam · Translator: Joseph I. Dirvin, C.M. · Year of first publication: 1986 · Source: "Frédéric Ozanam, a life in letters". Published by the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of the United States..
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Cuires, September 12, 1829 Reply to Materne’s criticism of an article on Christianity’s freeing of slaves1The article appeared in August 1829 under the title Lettre sur la Traite des Négres. Galopin, n. 26. Abbé Galopin … Read More

Federico Ozanam, Letter 0003: To his father

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Author: Frédéric Ozanam · Translator: Joseph I. Dirvin, C.M. · Year of first publication: 1986 · Source: "Frédéric Ozanam, a life in letters". Published by the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of the United States..
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Feast day wishes. Good resolutions. Dear Papa, I love you very much! In bringing you best wishes on our mutual feast day, I assure you it is with all my heart. I give you my … Read More

Letters of Frédéric Ozanam. Chapter 12 (end)

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Return home — Entrance on his duties at the Sorbonne — Marriage AFTER this enforced absence, Ozanam returned to his congratulating friends. Nevertheless, his triumph and happiness were not unmixed. Lyons was his home, had … Read More

Letters of Frédéric Ozanam. Chapter 11

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Opening lecture of the course of Commercial Law – Notes of the course by M. Foisset­ – Wedding poem – M. Cousin’s desire – Society of St. Vincent de Paul – Literary contest and success- … Read More

Letters of Frédéric Ozanam. Chapter 10

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Visit to Paris – Increased illness of his mother – Lacordaire – Silvio Pellico – His mother’s death – Opens his course as professor of com­mercial law-the chair of M. Quinet – M. Cousin. AGAIN, … Read More

Letters of Frédéric Ozanam. Chapter 09

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Death of his father – His mother’s declining health – Perplexity and distress of all kinds – Endeavours to obtain the chair of law – Disgust with the bar – Energetic pleadings – Views on … Read More

Letters of Frédéric Ozanam. Chapter 08

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Leaves Paris for Lyons – Absence of vocation­ – Italy – Dante – Society of St. V. de Paul – En­deavour made to obtain a chair of commercial law at Lyons, and to have Ozanam … Read More

Letters of Frédéric Ozanam. Chapter 07

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Vacations — Lamartine — Self-disgust — Anxiety about his mother — The Grande Chartreuse — Association of Christian artists. THEN came some quieter holidays — holidays which nevertheless left a delightful impression on his memory: … Read More

Letters of Frédéric Ozanam. Chapter 06

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More questionings—Conference of Notre Dame — Home recollections — Ama Marduet — Poli­tical opinions. FREDERIC after this returned to Paris to his various studies and good works. He was not free from many questionings of … Read More

Letters of Frédéric Ozanam. Chapter 05

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Christian activity — Practical work — Inward questionings. IT is time now to introduce the notice of one of the two special works which Frederic Ozanam had great share, at least, in initiating. The first … Read More