Daily Archives: October 7, 2019

October 7

 Birthday of Jean Pierre Medaille, SJ Reflection Yesterday, October 6, was the birthday of Jean-Pierre Medaille (1610-1669). He was born in Carcassonne in the south-west of France. In 1626 he entered the Jesuit Novitiate and made his first profession of vows two years later. The Archives state that his “intellectual qualities are excellent, remarkable, penetrating, even sublime.” In 1637 he…

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