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By Raymond L. Sickinger

Raymond Sickinger’s biography of Antoine Frédéric Ozanam is greater than a chronological account of Ozanam’s fairly short yet outstanding existence. it's also a complete research of a guy who touched many lives as a instructor, author, and vital founding father of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul.

Ozanam’s lifestyles encompassed a very turbulent time in French background, and he was once a witness to 2 significant political upheavals—the overthrow of the Bourbon dynasty that introduced Louis Philippe to energy in 1830, and the tip of Louis Philippe’s “Bourgeois Monarchy” as a result of 1848 Revolutions. This booklet examines Ozanam’s existence in a number of methods. First, it explores some of the roles he performed all through his life—son, sibling, scholar, member of and an concept for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, wife and father, student, and spokesperson for the typical humans. moment, it examines the teachings he realized in his lifestyles, together with the significance of friendship, the that means of cohesion, and the function and function of discomfort, between many others that he stocks with those that learn his suggestion and paintings. It concludes with an account of Ozanam's enduring legacy.

Antoine Frédéric Ozanam feared that he do not need a fruitful occupation, yet his legacy continues to be a strong testimony to his greatness. This publication will curiosity students wishing to understand extra approximately Ozanam and the interval during which he lived, in addition to a much broader viewers together with those people who are acutely aware or are individuals of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul.

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