- A Canadian order, founded by Jean Jacques Olier, in 1640, as part of the threefold religious settlement of Ville Marie. Named after Olier's parish of St. Sulpice, in Paris. After Maisonneuve had laid the foundations of Montreal, the Sulpicians built their Seminary, and became proprietors of the island, much of which still remains in their possession. They encouraged settlement on their seigniory, and in 1666, when Queylus was superior, granted a large tract of land at Lachine to La Salle. Among the notable members of the order in its early days were the Abbé Fénelon and Dollier de Casson, the latter the historian of the order.Index: F Religious order, come to Montreal with Maisonneuve, 42; work of colonization done by, 56; Frontenac friendly to, 74; seigniors of the island of Montreal, 97; their missions, 166, 168. L Four priests of the order come to Canada, 25; peculiarly devoted to the Virgin Mary, 85; build new chapter house, 90; acquire island of Montreal and seigniory of St. Sulpice, 108, 135; large contributions of, to work of evangelization, 136; parish of Montreal attached to, 175; send petition to the king, 183; union with Foreign Missions of Paris, 221. Sy Incorporation of Seminary of, 255. C Their quarrel with Bishop Bourget, 80.Bib.: Dollier de Casson, Histoire de Montreal; Faillon, Colonie Française en Canada; Parkman, La Salle.
The makers of Canada. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
Sulpicians in the United States — • Came to the United States at the very rise of the American Hierarchy Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sulpicians in the United States Sulpicians in the United States … Catholic encyclopedia
Society of Saint-Sulpice — The seal of the Society of Saint Sulpice Abbreviation P.S.S. Formation 1657 (354 years ago) … Wikipedia
Catholicity in Canada — Catholicity in Canada † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Catholicity in Canada The subject will be treated under three headings: I. Period of French domination, from the discovery of Canada to the Treaty of Paris, in 1763; II. Period… … Catholic encyclopedia
Ignace Bourget — Monsignor Ignace Bourget Bishop of Montreal Ignace Bourget in 1882 Diocese … Wikipedia
Society of Saint-Sulpice — Society of Saint Sulpice † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Society of Saint Sulpice Founded at Paris by M. Olier (1642) for the purpose of providing directors for the seminaries established by him (see OLIER). At the founder s death (1657)… … Catholic encyclopedia
Archdiocese of Montreal — Archdiocese of Montreal † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Archdiocese of Montreal Metropolitan of the ecclesiastical Province of Montreal. Suffragans: the Dioceses of Saint Hyacinthe, Sherbrooke, Valleyfield, and Joliette. Catholic population … Catholic encyclopedia
Ecclesiastical Seminary — Ecclesiastical Seminary † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ecclesiastical Seminary I. TERMINOLOGY The word seminary (Fr. séminaire, Ger. Seminar) is sometimes used, especially in Germany, to designate a group of university students devoted … Catholic encyclopedia
Catholic Indian Missions of Canada — Catholic Indian Missions of Canada † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Catholic Indian Missions of Canada The French discoverers of Canada did not fail to impress the aborigines they met with a vague idea of the religion they professed. Thus,… … Catholic encyclopedia
Michael Levadoux — (born at Clermont Ferrand, in Auvergne, France, 1 April 1746; died at Le Puy en Velay, 13 January 1815) was a French Sulpician, one of those who went to the United States and founded St. Mary s Seminary in Baltimore, in the aftermath of the… … Wikipedia
Archdiocese of Baltimore — Archdiocese of Baltimore † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Archdiocese of Baltimore The senior see of the United States of America, established as a diocese 6 April, 1789; as an archdiocese 8 April, 1808; embraces all that part of the State… … Catholic encyclopedia