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Looking for a Complete Online Collection of Fr. Jean Baptiste Saint-Jure's "The Knowledge and Love of Our Lord Jesus Christ"

According to the New Catholic Encyclopedia: [Fr. Jean Baptiste] Saint–Jure had immediate success as a writer and exercised a profound influence upon the Christian piety of 17th-century France. His ...
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Looking for "Mémoire sur Monsieur Vianney" by Catherine Lassagne (First Biographer of the Saint)

According to the Sanctuaire d'Ars webpage, Catherine Lassagne recorded her many recollections of St. John Vianney in a small book entitled, "Mémoire sur Monsieur Vianney". It was ...
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Can a Patron Saint formally declared as such by a pope be replaced?

In the post Can Patron Saints be "dethroned"? there seems to be some confusion between a patron saint having become no longer a patron saint, and a patron saint being "decanonized"....
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Did St. John Vianney Ever Directly Say Anything About Scruples?

I am currently working on a project devoted to the thoughts of the Curé of Ars (St. John Vianney) on various topics. One of the topics is scruples. St. Alphonsus Liguori, for instance, has this to ...
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Original 1930 Burns & Oates "Thoughts of the Curé of Ars"

Inside this book (page 4): https://www.amazon.com/Thoughts-Cure-Ars-John-Vianney/dp/089555240X one finds: First published (presumably by Burns & Oates) in 1930 as Thoughts of the Curé of Ars I ...
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The Curé of Ars on Dancing

I am looking for the exact quote (French O.K.) and source of a quote from St. John Vianney, which I vaguely recall is: A dancer leaves their Guardian Angel at the door, and soon there are as many ...
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English translation of "Sermon sur la communion indigne" by St. John Vianney

I am looking for the complete English translation of St. John Vianney's sermon, "Sermon sur la communion indigne" ("Sermon on Unworthy Communion"). It is part of the Sermons ...
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Reference request about St. John Vianney and the Miraculous Medal?

I have come across on a couple of websites (one a blog), but never in a book, the following conversation between the Cure d'Ars and one of his penitents: "Do you remember that you went to a ball ...
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