Fénelon, François de Salignac de la Mothe-
Fénelon, François de Salignac de la Mothe-
French bishop and author, b. in the Château de Fénelon in Périgord (Dordogne), 6 August, 1651; d. at Cambrai, 7 January, 1715

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  • Fénelon, François de Salignac de la Mothe — (1651 1751)    prelate, writer, theologian    François de salignac de la Mothe Fénelon, whose theories and publications, despite the opposition of church and state, eventually became the basis for profound cultural and political changes in France …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

  • Fénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe- — born Aug. 6, 1651, Château de Fénelon, Périgord, France died Jan. 7, 1715, Cambrai French archbishop, theologian, and man of letters. Though generally conservative, his The Education of Young Gentlewomen (1687), based on his experience directing… …   Universalium

  • Fénelon, François de Salignac de la Mothe — (1651–1715)    Archbishop, Educator and Devotional Writer.    Fénelon was born in Périgord, France and was educated at the seminary of St Sulpice. After ordination, he became Superior of a house for recent converts from Protestantism and then led …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Fénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe- — (6 ago. 1651, castillo de Fénelon, Périgord, Francia–7 ene. 1715, Cambrai). Arzobispo, teólogo y literato francés. Aunque de talante conservador, en su tratado La educación de las jóvenes (1687), basado en su experiencia como director de un… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • FÉNÉLON, FRANÇOIS DE SALIGNAC DE LA MOTHE —    a famous French prelate and writer, born in the Château de Fénélon, in the prov. of Périgord; at the age of 15 came to Paris, and, having already displayed a remarkable gift for preaching, entered the Plessis College, and four years later… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Fénelon, François de Salignac de la Mothe — ► (1651 1715) Prelado y escritor francés. Al cuidado de la catequización de los protestantes, adquirió gran renombre por su labor de conciliación, después de haber sido revocado el Edicto de Nantes. Preceptor de uno de los nietos de Luis XIV,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • François de Salignac de La Mothe-Fénelon — Fénelon Pour les articles homonymes, voir Fénelon (homonymie). François de Salignac de La Mothe Fénelon …   Wikipédia en Français

  • François de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon — Fénelon Pour les articles homonymes, voir Fénelon (homonymie). François de Salignac de La Mothe Fénelon …   Wikipédia en Français

  • François de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon — (* 6. August 1651 auf Schloss Fénelon im Périgord; † 7. Januar 1715 in Cambrai) war ein französischer Geistlicher und Schriftsteller. Leben und Schaffen François Fénelon Fénelon, wie er bei den französischen (Literar )Historikern schlicht heißt,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • François de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon — (1641 ndash; 1679), was a Sulpician missionary in New France. He was the half brother of François Fénelon, Archbishop of Cambrai and ten years older.Little is known of François in his early years until he left for the missions of New France in… …   Wikipedia

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