The Life and Spirituality of St. Vincent de Paul


Charity is the greatest of all virtues, according to St. Paul. In 1 Corinthians 13:13, we read: “So faith, hope, love remain, these three; but the greatest of these is love”. St. Vincent de Paul is generally called “The Apostle of Charity”. The French philosopher Voltaire, a critic of the Roman Catholic Church, once said: “My saint is Vincent de Paul”. If Voltaire had directly voiced his opinion at the [...]