As we approach the feast of Saint Louise de Marillac, the Vincentian Studies Institute and the Office of Mission and Values at DePaul University would like to invite you to participate in the second phase of our Vincentian quotes data…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 volumes of his writings published in 2000…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 English-language biography of Henri IV to be published in twenty-five years.…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: