Vincent De Paul (1581–1660)
Published Online: 25 NOV 2011
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The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization
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Oderberg, D. S. 2011. Vincent De Paul (1581–1660). The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. .
- Published Online: 25 NOV 2011
Priest, missionary, spiritual adviser, founder of religious congregations, and tireless worker for the poor and disadvantaged, Vincent de Paul is one of the greatest saints of the Catholic Church.
- Vincent de Paul (1581–1660);
- priest, missionary, spiritual adviser, religious congregations;
- preaching missions, organizations for the relief of the poor;
- revitalizing the priesthood;
- Vincent, preaching fearlessly against the Jansenists