November 2014 Blog Posts (6)

VHRN Newsnote: Vincentiana Purchase of the Week 11/26/2014



The Vincentiana Collection at DePaul University's Archives and Special Collections recently acquired a commemorative magazine dedicated to the creation and installation of the monumental statue of St. Louise de Marillac in the Vatican basilica. The artist was Antonio Berti. The statue filled the last… Continue

Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on November 26, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

VHRN Newsnote: "Vincentian Research Library Purchase of the Week 11/23/2014"



The Vincentian Research Library of DePaul University has recently acquired a brief biography of Sister Julienne Jouvin (1677-1744) who twice served as Superioress General of the Company of the Daughters of Charity (1724-1730 and 1736-1742). She died in 1744 while serving at the royal parish of St.…

Continue

Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on November 23, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

VHRN Newsnote: Vincentian Research Library Purchase of the Week 11/16/2014

The Vincentian Research Library at the John T. Richardson Library of DePaul University has recently purchased a rare pre-revolutionary panegyric for St. Vincent de Paul.  The address was given in the Congregation's Church in Genoa, Italy  on 19 July 1777 by Ubaldo Cassina a professor of moral philosophy at the Royal University of Parma.  …

Continue

Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on November 16, 2014 at 12:15pm — No Comments

VHRN Newsnote: Pre-Publication notice "The Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul in Ireland. The Early Years."

To be published in early 2015. Available for pre-order on Amazon.com

Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on November 14, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

VHRN Newsnote: Vincent de Paul's family descendants: 1864



Very often the question is asked if there are any descendants of Vincent de Paul's family. The present answer to that question is unknown. However, in April 1864 at the dedication of the new shrine complex at the Berceau near Dax the above commemorative picture was distributed. Previous published versions… Continue

Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on November 11, 2014 at 7:54am — No Comments

VHRN Book of the Week: "Le XIXe, Grand Siecle des religieuses francaises," by Gerard Cholvy

Le XIXe, Grand siècle des religieuses françaises Gérard Cholvy

Présentation de l’éditeur: Dans la mémoire collective, le «l’invasion mystique». Pourtant, en 1790, le royaume ne compte que 55 500 religieuses. Il y en aura 135000 en 1900.

Cet essai cherche à decrier cet essor, une fois résumé le…

Continue

Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on November 7, 2014 at 4:51pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

© 2017   Created by Brian Cicirello.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service