Charity, Sisters of, of St. Vincent de Paul
Charity, Sisters of, of St. Vincent de Paul
A congregation of women with simple vows, founded in 1633 and devoted to corporal and spiritual works of mercy

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  • St. Vincent de Paul —     St. Vincent de Paul     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Vincent de Paul     Born at Pouy, Gascony, France, in 1580, though some authorities have said 1576; died at Paris, 27 September, 1660. Born of a peasant family, he made his humanities… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul (New York) —     Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul (New York)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul (New York)     (Motherhouse at Mt. St. Vincent on Hudson, New York; not to be confused with the Sisters of Charity of …   Catholic encyclopedia

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  • Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul, Daughters of — ▪ religious congregation       a Roman Catholic religious congregation founded at Paris in 1633 by St. Vincent de Paul (Vincent De Paul, Saint) and St. Louise de Marillac (Marillac, Saint Louise de). The congregation was a radical innovation by… …   Universalium

  • Vincent de Paul — (1581–1660)    Saint and Order Founder.    Vincent was born in Ranquine, France, and he was educated in Toulouse. He was ordained in 1600. After an extraordinary period when he was captured by pirates, sold as a slave in North Africa and escaped …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • VINCENT DE PAUL, ST. —    a Romish priest, born in Gascony, of humble parents; renowned for his charity; he founded the congregation of the Sisters of Charity, and that of the Priests of the Missions, afterwards called Lazarites, from the priory of St. Lazare, where… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

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