April 2016 Blog Posts (5)

Delivering a Contribution to the Annual Donatus Mooney Seminar at UCD Today!

The theme of this year's Donatus Mooney Seminar at UCD is 'Research and Writing Catholicism', with participants urged to think about the ways in which we approach the study of Catholic History in a 'post-confessional age'.  My contribution is 'Traditionally Innovative? Taking the Vincentian Past into the Future', in which I hope to use my relations with the Vincentian Studies Institute and the development of the Vincentian collection on…


Added by Alison Forrestal on April 29, 2016 at 5:03am — 1 Comment

VHRN Newsnote: Vincentiana Purchase of the Week Vincent de Paul Clock

The Vincentiana Collection at Special Collections and Archives at DePaul University has recently purchased a beautiful mid-19th century clock featuring Saint Vincent de Paul. The quality of the clock indicates that this was a luxury item. The iconography features Vincent rescuing an abandoned infant on the… Continue

Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on April 20, 2016 at 9:36am — No Comments

Succeeding the Jesuits: the Lazarists of the Palatinate

As part of my ongoing new book project Succeeding the Jesuits, I have been excavating sources relevant to the Lazarists' short, but memorable, tenure as the Jesuits' successors in the  Electoral Palatinate (Kurpfalz), a small but picturesque county in south-west…


Added by Sean Alexander Smith on April 5, 2016 at 7:00pm — 3 Comments

VHRN Newsnote: Vincentiana Purchase of the Week "Buglose/Berceau Holy Card."

The Vincentiana Collection at DePaul University's Archives and Special Collections recently purchased the c. turn of the 20th century photographic pastiche of images from the life of Saint Vincent branded, if you will, with the image of Our Lady of Buglose and the Berceau. The image while primitively done packs…


Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on April 5, 2016 at 5:29pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives










© 2019   Created by Brian Cicirello.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service