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

Ephemerides: July, 19

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Author: Benito Martínez, C.M. .
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1633. Saint Lazare, Paris. On this Tueaday Vincent de Paul gives his first Conference for Missioners, later and commonly known as Conferences de Mardi (Tuesday Conferences) and attended by clergymen from Paris and France. The … Read More

Ephemerides: July, 18

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Author: Benito Martínez, C.M. .
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Paul Lamache born July 18, 1810 Paul Lamache was the oldest of the six students who came together to form the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. He was also the last living member of … Read More

Ephemerides: July, 08

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

1711: Mother Marie Le Roy announces sending by Fr Jean Bonnet, Superior General, the former director, Fr. de Chevremont, to visit the various houses in up to 60 kilometers out of Paris. She invites Sisters … Read More

Ephemerides: July, 07

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Author: Benito Martínez, C.M. .
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1667: Fr Jean de Horgny, director of Daughters of Charity since May 1660 died. Born in 1617, entered the Congregation of the Mission in 1647. He had the privilege of attending Mr Vincent at the … Read More

Ephemerides: July, 06

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Author: Benito Martínez, C.M. .
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1657: A letter of Vincent de Paul to Fr Edmundo Jolly, superior in Rome referring to possible establishment of the Congregation in Spain and suggesting that Fr. Gerard Brin would be most appropriate to go … Read More