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1816. First vow date in Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, KY (SCN)

1835. Medical Examiners allow John Gabriel Perboyre, born January 5, 1802, to embark a ship to start mission in China. Perboyre volunteered for the trip. He leaves port of La Havre on March 21 and arrives to Macao on August 29. At the end of 1835 he reaches his destination -- Han Kou and Hou Pei. Died, strangled on September 11, 1840. Pope Leo XIII beatified him on November 10, 1889 and pope John Paul II canonized him on June 2, 1996.

1839. Mother Maria Boulet, the Superior General of Daughters of Charity, officially recommends to use the invocation "O Mary, Concepted Without Sin..." for the first time. It will be included in all spiritual exercises of the Community in 1858.

1858. Province of Peru of Daughters of Charity is erected. First 55 Daughters and two Vincentian priests and one brother arrive to the country few days earlier.

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  • 1 - "Centesimus Annus" John Paul II - 1991
  • 2 - Birthday of St. Catherine Labouré - 1806 (Pronounces vows for the first time 1835)
  • 2 - Vincent de Paul is installed as Cure of Clichy, France 1612
  • 4 - Jean-Marie Odin, CM ordained at St. Mary's in Perryville, MO 1823; will become the first Bishop of Galveston, Texas in 1848 and second Archbishop of New Orleans in 1861
  • 5 - "Challenge of Peace" US Bishop's - 1983
  • 11 - First Sisters of Charity of New York arrive in Halifax, Nova Scotia - 1849
  • 12 - Bishop Thaddeus Amat, CM second Bishop of Montery, CA, (presently Archdiocese of Los Angeles) dies in Los Angeles 1878
  • 12 - John Joseph Lynch, CM the first Archbishop of Toronto, Canada dies 1888
  • 15 - "Rerum Novarum" Leo XIII - 1891
  • 15 - "Quadregesimo Anno" Pius XI - 1931
  • 15 - "Octogesima Adveniens" Paul VI - 1971
  • 16 - St. Gianna Beretta Molla, canonized on May 16th, 2004
  • 17 - St. Vincent de Paul gives the community a copy of the Constitutions and Rules of the Congregation of the Mission 1658
  • 20 - Pier Giorgio Frassati, a member of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, beatified 1990
  • 21 - Vincent de Paul sends first missionaries to Madagascar 1648
  • 24 - Leo Raymond de Neckère, CM, is consecrated bishop at St. Louis Cathedral, New Orleans 1830
  • 25 - Blessed Rosalie Rendu enters the Daughters of Charity in Paris 1802
  • 27 - St. Francis Regis Clet, CM beatified by Pope Leo XIII 1900
  • 28 - Catherine Labouré beatified by Pope Pius XI 1933
  • 30 - Feast of St. Monica, Louise de Marillac makes a vow of widowhood -1623

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