Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on October 21, 2014 at 5:34pm — No Comments
This may be of interest to some of you, Dr. Brian Strayer presented a lecture at DePaul University on: "Jansenism: Its Key Figures, Themes, and Relevance Today"
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Members of the Vincentian Family and Vincentian scholars have welcomed the recent publication of the last volume (the index volume) of the English translation of Coste. This volume brings an almost 40 year project to a close. The index is exhaustive and will be a great help to quick and easy access to this resource. The V.S.I. had received several inquiries about the availability of Vol. 14 on our digital repository "Via Sapientiae." Our agreement with the Vincentian Translation Project…Continue
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Please join me in congratulating our colleague Fr. John Rybolt as he receives an honorary doctorate from St. John's University in New York. For more information:
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From the publisher: The first study to address social status in Louis XIV's court as a key tool for defining and redefining identities, relations, and power. Offers perspectives on members of the court, rather than the usual perspective of the Sun King himself Draws from a wide variety of printed and…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on September 11, 2014 at 8:51am — No Comments
For more information on DePaul University's collection of manuscript letters of Saint Vincent de Paul follow the attached link (note the embedded youtube story as well):
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on September 4, 2014 at 2:14pm — No Comments
The Vincentiana Collections at the Archives and Special Collections department of DePaul University's Richardson Library has purchased a rare yearbook (1910-1911) of Holy Trinity College, Dallas, Texas. This ill-fated university (1905-1927) was part of a disastrous over-extension of the then Western Province of…Continue
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Since 2008, the St. Vincent de Paul Image Archive has been offering a large collection of downloadable images related to the Vincentian family. Thanks to DePaul University, which hosts the archive, more than 15,000 images are now available, divided into four general categories: Vincent de Paul, Louise de Marillac and the Daughters of Charity, Vincentian Persons, and Vincentian Places.…Continue
Added by John E. Rybolt, C.M. on August 16, 2014 at 3:32pm — No Comments
The Vincentiana Collections at DePaul University recently purchased a c. 18th century oil portrait of an unknown Daughter of Charity. The painting was marvelously restored by Faye Wrubel of the Art Institute of Chicago. Efforts are now underway to identify the subject. Early…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on August 10, 2014 at 2:21am — No Comments
This early 20th century holy card is a rare example illustrating the work of the Saint Vincent de Paul Society. Two members are shown distributing bread to the poor.
The card is Czech. The Vincentiana Collections at the Archives and Special Collections of DePaul University include material culture or…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on July 28, 2014 at 10:19am — No Comments
After nearly forty years of work, the final volume of the English translation of Pierre Coste's edition of the Correspondence, Conferences, and Documents of Vincent de Paul is to appear shortly.
Consult the flyer below for publication information.
The annotated Index for the entire series, Vincent de Paul, Correspondence, Conferences, Documents, is now available. This is your opportunity to complete your set of the marvelous collection of…Continue
Added by John E. Rybolt, C.M. on July 25, 2014 at 3:16pm — No Comments
THE REVEREND IGNATIUS M. MELITO, C.M.
The Reverend Ignatius M. Melito, C.M., entered into eternal life on July 18, 2014 at St. Louis. He was 88 years old.
Fr. Jack, as he was affectionately called, was born in the city famous for Mardi Gras – New Orleans, on July 8, 1926 to Edna (Flynn) and August J. Melito. He grew up in our parish of St. Joseph in the heart of New Orleans and home to the largest church in the South, where he attended…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on July 20, 2014 at 5:34pm — No Comments
This week's featured purchase for the Vincentiana Collection at the Archives and Special Collections Department of DePaul University's Richardson Library, is a mid to late 19th century painted porcelain figure of a Daughter of Charity holding a…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on July 20, 2014 at 5:26pm — No Comments
This week's featured purchase from the Vincentiana Collection at DePaul University's Archives and Special Collections is a late 19th century holy card depicting the death of Vincent de Paul. The surviving account of Vincent's last days documented the fact that he died fully-clothed sitting upright in a chair. The…Continue
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