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By Margaret Alderman and Josephine Burns, D.C.
New edition edited by Betty Ann McNeil, D.C.
As the first saint to grow from the soil of the United States, Elizabeth Ann Seton holds a special place in the story of the…Continue
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Sr. Margaret Beaudette, S.C.. of the New York Sisters of Charity died on Sunday, March 12, 2017. Sr. Margaret was a distinguished artist and sculptor whose work was widespread and enormously popular. One of her most famous statues is of Saint Vincent de Paul surrounded by students. Originally…Continue
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The Vincentiana Collection in Archives and Special Collections at DePaul University's Richardson Library has recently acquired an early-19th century decorative transferware plate depicting Saint Vincent de Paul rescuing foundlings in the snow-covered streets. This types of decorative plates were very popular…Continue
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The Vincentiana Collections of the Archives and Special Collections Department of DePaul University's Richardson Library has recently acquired four very rare pre-revolutionary (18th century) hand-colored images depicting Daughters of Charity. These images are small (approx. 2 by 3 inches). The style of the sisters' habits, the printing font, and type of paper all suggest this dating.…Continue
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LES LAZARISTES AUX MASCAREIGNES AUX XVIIIE ET XIXE SIÈCLES Ile Bourbon (La Réunion) et Ile de France (Maurice)
Marc Thieffry HISTOIRE RELIGIONS CHRISTIANISME OCÉAN INDIEN Ile Maurice Réunion
La Congrégation de la Mission a été fondée en 1625 par Saint Vincent de…Continue
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The Rev. John E. Rybolt, C.M., is the recipient of the 2016 Pierre Coste Prize, which was presented Dec. 12 by the Vincentian Studies Institute. Fr. Rybolt, who was ordained in 1967, is a Vincentian scholar-in-residence at DePaul University. He receives the honor in part for his…Continue
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Our colleague Simone Zurawski from DePaul University has an article published in the latest issue of Sacred Architecture, Issue 30, 2016, pgs. 11-20. The article is entitled: The Alliance des Arts, the Chapelle des Lazaristes, and the Reliquary Shrine of Saint Vincent de…
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In the new year the DePaul University Art Museum will host an exhibition guest curated by Rev. Edward R. Udovic, C.M., Ph.D. This special exhibition is titled: "The Many Faces of Vincent de Paul: Nineteenth Century French Romanticism and the Sacred. Sculptures, holy cards, textiles, decorative arts…Continue
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Teodorico Pedrini, C.M. (1671-1746) had quite the journey during his lifetime. Over the course of eight years he traveled from Italy to the Canary Islands, Chile, Mexico, Peru, and the Philippines. Pedrini is the sole 18th century composer of which we know that wrote…Continue
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Vincent de Paul, the Lazarist Mission, and French Catholic Reform (Oxford University Press 2017)
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The Vincentiana Collection at the Special Collections Department at DePaul University recently acquired the memorial card for Sr. Helene Studler, a Daughter of Charity decorated for her work in the French Resistance during World War II.
Here is a link to a 1989 Vincentian Heritage Article:…
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Daughters of Charity's school, Japan, Takaoka (before 1964). © Archives des Filles de la Charité, Paris.
I’m delighted to announce the publication of an edited volume of essays about the Daugthers of Charity.
More than twenty scholars have studied the history of the…Continue
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To commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Congregation of the Mission’s work in the United States, DePaul University Library, with the assistance of DePaul’s Office of Mission and Values, presents The Bicentennial Celebration of the Vincentians in America: An Exhibition at the John T. Richardson…
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on September 12, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments
Sean Smith and I are delighted to announce the publication of an edited volume of essays, which contains two substantial contributions on the early modern history of the Vincentians by Sean and Andrew McCormick.
For further details, please see…Continue
Congratulations to longtime Vincentian Studies Institute member Fr. John Rybolt, C.M. who will receive an Honorary Doctorate from Niagara University on Thursday, September 29th at Niagara’s Vincentian Convocation. The Convocation is an opportunity for the Niagara community to learn more about the Vincentian Mission, particularly the impact of a Vincentian education on the Church, society and the world. The Convocation strives to honor and celebrate people who embody the…Continue