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AA

The Aa (Assembly of Associates or Association of Friends) was founded en 1632 at the Jesuit College ...

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Abric, Auguste

Born at Lapaillette (?) (Drome), December 29, 1826. Taking of the habit at ...

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Adinolfi, Archpriest

Monsignor Adinolfi was the vice-secretary of the Congregation of Bishops and Religious when ...

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Advanced Courses – Advanced Studies

In the writings of the Founder and of Oblates who were his contemporaries, there is often ...

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Ailhaud, Marius Jean-Baptiste

Born in Marseilles, March 15, 1807. Taking of the habit, Saint-Just, April 25, 1829. ...

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Aix, Boisgelin Mansion

The Boisgelin mansion is situated on Saint-Sauveur or Quatre-Dauphins square. This grand mansion ...

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Aix, Church of La Madeleine

The site of the old church of St. Mary Magdelene is but a short distance both from both the de ...

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Aix, Church of the Mission

See: Aix, Oblate House.

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Aix, Cours Mirabeau

Mirabeau avenue is the main artery of the city of Aix-en-Provence. It was Archbishop Michel ...

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Aix, Joannis Home

Upon her return from exile in 1797, Mrs. de Mazenod came to live with her mother at the ...

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Aix, l’Enclos

At one time, it was a rural property on the road to Avignon. Now, it is has been engulfed by the ...

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Aix, Major Seminary

The seminary of Aix was founded about 1583 by Archbishop Canigiani, a few years after the ...

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Aix, Mazenod Mansion

The Mazenod mansion on Mirabeau avenue in Aix was built towards the end of the 17th century by a ...

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Aix, Oblate House (from 1815 on)

The house where the Congregation was founded has remained a pilgrimage centre for the Oblates of ...

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Aix, Prison

After his return to France in 1802, Eugene joined a charitable organization that aimed to ...

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Aix, Rural Holdings of the de Mazenods

A rural holding of a little more than sixteen hectares: Two farms made up of farm ...

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Aix, Saint-Sauveur Cathedral

The cathedral of Saint-Sauveur in Aix is a gothic structure built in the middle ages (13th and 14th ...

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Ajaccio, Major Seminary (1835-1952)

During the crossing that brought him to Corsica in March of 1834, nine months after his ...

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Ajaccio, Minor Seminary of Notre-Dame (1939-1971)

The Oblates of Mary Immaculate were always quite involved in the minor seminary of Ajaccio ...

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