January 2016 Blog Posts (4)

VHRN Newsnote: Vincentian Rare Book Purchase: The Berceau of Saint Vincent de Paul: 1906

"Le Berceau de Saint Vincent de Paul. Nouveaux Documents sur la Famille et sur la Maison Natale de Saint Vincent. 24 Avril 1906. 330e anniversaire de la naissance de Saint Vincent de Paul." This volume contains much interesting information on these topics including the above illustration which shows the historic re-alignment and re-creation of St. Vincent's birthplace…


Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on January 27, 2016 at 3:04pm — No Comments

VHRN Newsnote: Book Purchase of the Week: 1744 Rule for a Confraternity of Charity , Monaciglione, Italy

This very rare Italian volume is the rule for a parish-based Confraternity of Charity modeled after those established by Vincent de Paul in France. The parish was at Monaciglione a small town 31 kilometres northeast of Campobasso, Italy. This volume was purchased for the Vincentian collection in the Special Collections of DePaul University's Richardson…


Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on January 19, 2016 at 5:41pm — No Comments

VHRN Newsnote: Vincentian Purchase of the Week Daughter of Charity, WW II Heroine

Published on February 4, 1946 by the "French Press and Information Service, New York."

Text to accompany the photo:

"Saint-Vincent-de-Paul Religious Foundation

Founded in the 17th century by the French Priest, Vincent de Paul, the religious order which bears his name is a congregation of sisters of charity, easily recognizable by their white… Continue

Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on January 14, 2016 at 5:28pm — No Comments

VHRN Newsnote: Vincentiana Purchase of the Week: 19th century French Daughter of Charity mortuary card

This newly-acquired mid-to-late 19th century French card was among those designed to be used as memorial cards for deceased Daughters of Charity. The card depicts a Daughter being guided to heaven by Saint Vincent de Paul to be received by the Savior. The Vincentiana collection at the Archives and Special Collections Department of DePaul University's Richardson Library…


Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on January 5, 2016 at 5:10pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives










© 2019   Created by Brian Cicirello.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service