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A previously lost autograph letter of Saint Vincent de Paul has surfaced. The letter is dated Paris, January 12, 1642 and was addressed to Michel Dupuis, in Saint Mihiel. The letter is #563 in Coste. According to Coste the original autograph letter was at the house of the Daughters of Charity, 12 rue des Greffes in Nimes. When Volume 2 of the English translation was in preparation the editors could no longer identify the location of the letter. Recently, as the provinces of the…Continue
Posted by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on February 8, 2016 at 9:08am
The year 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of the death of John Timon, C.M., the founding…Continue
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Is anyone working on the history of the Daughters in the period from c1920-1950? I have a feeling that we are about to leapfrog this era in historical research and move from the 19thC to the Vatican…Continue
Started by Susan O'Brien. Last reply by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. Sep 4, 2014.
Hello! I am working on a book about the Green Scapular and Daughter of Charity Sister Justine Bisqueyburu. I was wondering if anyone can recommend resources or even an archive that may contain some…Continue
Started by Laura Wright. Last reply by Laura Wright May 20, 2014.