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The Gentleness of God

The editor of Maxims and Counsels of St. Francis de Sales tells us that, in the opinion of St. Jane Frances de Chantal and St. Vincent de Paul, St. 364 more words


Louise's first letter to Vincent, June 5, 1627

On this day: Louise de Marillac’s earliest letter to Vincent de Paul is dated June 5, 1627. The original letter resides in the Archives of the Daughters of Charity Mother House in Paris. 807 more words

Louise De Marillac

Daily Riches: Alone with God (E. M. Bounds, Simone Weil, Vincent de Paul, and Brennan Manning)

“God’s acquaintance is not made hurriedly. He does not bestow His gifts on the casual or hasty comer and goer. To be much alone with God is the secret of knowing Him and of influence with Him.” E. 364 more words