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Vincent de Paul and Louise de Marillac: Rules, Conferences, and Writings

Format: Digital
ISBN: 0809104717


This volume contains the rules, conferences and writings of these two Vincentian founders who, through service to the poor, left an indelible mark on the church in France in the seventeenth century and beyond. Louise de Marillac (1591–1660) first came to Vincent de Paul (1581–1660) for spiritual direction and they became coworkers and friends for the rest of their lives. This record of their extensive writing allows readers to better understand their motivation for living out a vibrant faith in service to those who could not give anything in return.

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Key Features

  • One volume containing the work of two French saints whose lifetime of service has a legacy still felt today
  • Fully integrates and cross references with other resources from your Logos library
  • A primary source that is useful for research and historical study of the church in seventeenth century France

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About the Authors

St. Vincent de Paul (1581–1660) was a French Roman Catholic priest who was known for his service to the poor and was canonized in 1737.

Saint Louise de Marillac, (1591-1660) was the co-founder, with Saint Vincent de Paul, of the Daughters of Charity.