As we approach the feast of Saint Louise de Marillac, the Vincentian Studies Institute and the Office of Mission…Continue
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The latest issue of this journal published by the French provinces has an anthology of the writings of Justin de Jacobis (1800-1860, canonized 1975) the great 19th century missionary to Ethiopia. These come from the two…Continue
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Vincent J. Pitts, Henri IV of France: His Reign and His Age, (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008), pp. 520. ISBN 978-0601890277.
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Vincent J. Pitts chronicles the life and times of one of France’s most remarkable kings in the first…Continue
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Tim McHugh, Hospital Politics in Seventeenth-Century France. The Crown, Urban Elites and the Poor," (Ashgate Publishing Limited: Hampshire England, 2007). pp. 191, ISBN: 978-0-7546-5762-0. Tim McHugh is Wellcome Trust Researcher and Lecturer in the History of Medicine in the School of History at Oxford Brookes University, UK.
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"The seventeenth century witnessed profound reforms in the way French cities administered poor relief and charitable…Continue
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The following questions were posed by a researcher who is looking for some general responses, comments, or suggestions for how to proceed: