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History Of Vincentian Education (Revised).Docx, John E. Rybolt Apr 2019

History Of Vincentian Education (Revised).Docx, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A revised version of a study of the Vincentian education, from the time of St. Vincent de Paul, through the French revolution and the restoration, schools in mission territories beginning in the nineteenth century, and modern higher education. The Congregation struggled to conform this reality of tertiary education with the founder's initial concepts. The paper was revised with studies of other institutions, especially in Ireland, England, and the Philippines. Other institutions, whose founders or sponsors are part of the larger Vincentian Family, could also be mentioned.


Coste Prize Address.Docx, John E. Rybolt Dec 2016

Coste Prize Address.Docx, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

On the occasion of the awarding of the Pierre Coste Prize, December 12, 2016, from the Vincentian Studies Institute of DePaul University, Chicago, this address lays out issues involving the historiography of The Vincentians, the author's multi-volume general history of the Congregation of the Mission (1625-1980). Such issues are the interrelationships between different worlds or disciplines, a concern for the stories of individuals, geographical realities, Congregational legislation, the management of documentation, and spirituality.


Vincent In America.Docx, John E. Rybolt Sep 2016

Vincent In America.Docx, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A keynote address, presenting the arrival, development, and current condition of Vincent de Paul's Congregation of the Mission in North America, beginning in 1816.


Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Antoine Fiat, 1878-1914, John E. Rybolt Jul 2016

Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Antoine Fiat, 1878-1914, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

This paper serves as a topical outline arranged in chronological order of the circular letters of the superior general of the Congregation of the Mission, 1878-1914, Antoine Fiat. It will allow researchers to follow Fiat's development during his generalate, the longest in the history of the Vincentians.


Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. James Richardson, 1969-1980, John E. Rybolt Jan 2016

Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. James Richardson, 1969-1980, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A topical outline and summary of the letters sent to the Congregation of the Mission in general or to individual provinces or groups of members during the generalate of James W. Richardson, 1969-80. The purpose is to provide data for researchers in this period.


Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Alfred Louwyck And François Verdier, Vicars General, 1916-1919, John E. Rybolt Jan 2016

Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Alfred Louwyck And François Verdier, Vicars General, 1916-1919, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A topical outline and summary of the letters sent to the Congregation of the Mission in general or to individual provinces or groups of members during the vicariates of Alfred Louwyck and François Verdier, 1916-1919. The purpose is to provide data for researchers in this period.


Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Antoine Fiat, 1878-1914, John E. Rybolt Jan 2016

Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Antoine Fiat, 1878-1914, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A topical outline and summary of the letters sent to the Congregation of the Mission in general or to individual provinces or groups of members during the generalate of Antoine Fiat, 1878-1914. The purpose is to provide data for researchers in this period.


Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. François Verdier, 1919-1933, John E. Rybolt Dec 2015

Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. François Verdier, 1919-1933, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A topical outline and summary of the letters sent to the Congregation of the Mission in general or to individual provinces or groups of members during the generalate of François Verdier, 1919-1933. The purpose is to provide data for researchers in this period.


Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Edouard Robert, Vicar General, 1939-1947, John E. Rybolt Dec 2015

Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Edouard Robert, Vicar General, 1939-1947, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A topical outline and summary of the letters sent to the Congregation of the Mission in general or to individual provinces or groups of members during the vicariate of Edouard Robert, 1939-1947. The purpose is to provide data for researchers in this period.


Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Charles Souvay, 1933-1939, John E. Rybolt Dec 2015

Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Charles Souvay, 1933-1939, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A topical outline and summary of the letters sent to the Congregation of the Mission in general or to individual provinces or groups of members during the generalate of Charles Léon Souvay, 1933-1939. The purpose is to provide data for researchers in this period.


Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Emile Villette, 1914-1916, John E. Rybolt Dec 2015

Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. Emile Villette, 1914-1916, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A topical outline and summary of the letters sent to the Congregation of the Mission in general or to individual provinces or groups of members during the generalate of Emile Villette, 1914-1916. The purpose is to provide data for researchers in this period.


Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. William Slattery, 1948-1968, John E. Rybolt Dec 2015

Congregation Of The Mission, Circular Letters. William Slattery, 1948-1968, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A topical outline and summary of the letters sent to the Congregation of the Mission in general or to individual provinces or groups of members during the generalate of William Slattery, 1948-1968. The purpose is to provide data for researchers in this period.


Congregation Of The Mission. Circular Letters. Pierre De Wailly And Dominique Salhorgne, 1827-1835, John E. Rybolt Dec 2015

Congregation Of The Mission. Circular Letters. Pierre De Wailly And Dominique Salhorgne, 1827-1835, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A topical outline of the letters sent to the members of the Congregation of the Mission by its first two superiors general after the French Revolution. Its purpose is to provide data in English for researchers in this period.


The University Of Dallas: A Vincentian Disaster, John E. Rybolt Dec 2014

The University Of Dallas: A Vincentian Disaster, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

The University of Dallas (1906-28), planned as a major institution, never attained its goals. This study reviews its development, decline, and closing, with an analysis of the reasons for its failure.


“The General Assemblies Of The Congregation Of The Mission: History And Outcomes”, John E. Rybolt Dec 2014

“The General Assemblies Of The Congregation Of The Mission: History And Outcomes”, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

Reviews the general assemblies of the Vincentians (the Congregation of the Mission), 1642 to 2010; analyzes the outcomes of these meetings: the election of superiors general and his council, the legislation of the Vincentians, and other issues needing decision.


A History Of The Centre International De Formation: Saint Vincent De Paul, Paris, 1993-2003, John E. Rybolt Dec 2014

A History Of The Centre International De Formation: Saint Vincent De Paul, Paris, 1993-2003, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A review of the first ten years of the program of ongoing formation for Vincentians, held in Paris (1993-2003). Its predecessors, the planning stage, implementation, and a review of the individual sessions. Recurring issues and future issues close the study. The author directed the program in those years.


Vincent De Paul As A Fundraiser: His Attitudes And Practices, John E. Rybolt Dec 2014

Vincent De Paul As A Fundraiser: His Attitudes And Practices, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A review of mainly unpublished materials concerning Vincent de Paul's attitudes and practices in fundraising. He sought the relief of the poor, published their needs, saw the presence of God in the poor, encouraged and cared for donors, avoid any show of power, developed volunteers, and practiced respect for the recipients of charity.


The Saints Of The Vincentian Family, John E. Rybolt Dec 2014

The Saints Of The Vincentian Family, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

This paper presents the stories of the saints and other holy figures, mainly members of the Congregation of the Mission. It treats at some length China, the persecutions during the French Revolution, and Ethiopia. A further listing follows as an appendix, covering martyrs and others from Ireland, Madagascar, Algiers, Italy, Brazil, Portugal, Persia, Spain, and other countries.


“Vincentian Social Justice”, John E. Rybolt Sep 2014

“Vincentian Social Justice”, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A specific Vincentian commitment to social justice, was not one of the original hallmarks of the Congregation of the Mission, though it developed later. The “Vincentian way,” begins with experience and the followers of Vincent continued to be faithful to Vincent’s way of acting, how he lived. It was his attention to individuals in their needs that formed the basis of his attitude toward social justice, but exercised on the personal level.


Missioners In The Muslim World, John E. Rybolt Jun 2014

Missioners In The Muslim World, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

No abstract provided.


Saint Vincent’S Daily Prayers,, John E. Rybolt Dec 2011

Saint Vincent’S Daily Prayers,, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

St. Vincent de Paul's daily prayers formed the basis of those of the Congregation of the Mission, his foundation. They changed and expanded over the centuries. This article recreates their organization and describes their changes into the twentieth century.


Liturgical Prayers In Honor Of Saint Vincent De Paul (Revised), John E. Rybolt Dec 2011

Liturgical Prayers In Honor Of Saint Vincent De Paul (Revised), John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A revision and updating of a previously published study.


American Vincentian Provincial Assemblies, 1843-2010, John E. Rybolt Dec 2010

American Vincentian Provincial Assemblies, 1843-2010, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

This study lists the provincial assemblies held by American Vincentians from 1843 to 2010, with details on individual assemblies. It deals with the American province to its division in 1888; then the Western Province (or Midwest, 1975-2010).


A Calendar Of Vincent De Paul, 1640-60, John E. Rybolt Dec 2010

A Calendar Of Vincent De Paul, 1640-60, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

Vincent de Paul Calendar, 1640-1660


A Calendar Of Vincent De Paul, John E. Rybolt Dec 2010

A Calendar Of Vincent De Paul, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

This calendar is a day-by-day listing of the known activities of Vincent de Paul from 1596 (the year of his tonsure and minor orders) to 1660 (the year of his death). Its purpose is to show graphically his activities in chronological relation to each other and, where possible, to track his movements while traveling on missions or other activities.


Sources For Understanding Vincent De Paul, John E. Rybolt Dec 2010

Sources For Understanding Vincent De Paul, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

This paper presents and explains the main sources for understanding Vincent de Paul: his writings, biographies, contemporary witnesses, studies and iconography.


Joseph Rosati, C.M. Itinerary (1815-1817), John E. Rybolt Dec 2010

Joseph Rosati, C.M. Itinerary (1815-1817), John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

The travel journal of Joseph Rosati, C.M., is here translated and edited for the first time. He described the beginnings of the Congregation of the Mission in the United States. His document parallels and supplements two other narratives written by his companion, Felix De Andreis, C.M.


A Calendar Of Vincent De Paul, 1596-1619, John E. Rybolt Dec 2010

A Calendar Of Vincent De Paul, 1596-1619, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

Calendar for 1596-1619


A Calendar Of Vincent De Paul, 1620-39, John E. Rybolt Dec 2010

A Calendar Of Vincent De Paul, 1620-39, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

Vincent de Paul Calendar, 1620-1639


Vincent De Paul And The Reform Of The Clergy, John E. Rybolt Feb 2010

Vincent De Paul And The Reform Of The Clergy, John E. Rybolt

John E Rybolt

A presentation of the reforming activities of Vincent de Paul, in the context of the period following the Council of Trent. This focused on the moral lives of priests, the finances of the Church, and the appointment of bishops.