Ephemerides: July, 25

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Author: Benito Martínez, C.M. .
Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes

1643: King Louis XIII has asked Vincent de Paul to send some of his priests to Barbary, to relieve Christians enslaved by Turkish corsairs. In Paris, the Duchess of Aiguillon wanting to participate in this … Read More

The Value of Mercy according to Vincent de Paul

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Author: Paulino Sáez López, CM · Translator: Charles T. Plock, CM. · Year of first publication: 2016 · Source: Vincentiana, volume 60, #1 (January-March 2016) p. 91-109.
Estimated Reading Time: 28 minutes

Introduction When we go to visit poor persons, we have to sympathize with them in order to suffer with them, and put ourselves in the dispositions of that great Apostle, who said, omnibus omnia factus … Read More