Petition on behalf of CM to Urban VIII [1640]

Title

Petition on behalf of CM to Urban VIII [1640]

Subject

CM petitions
France (missions in)
Petitions for faculties

Description

Petition for permission that CM priests may grant plenary indulgence to those who make general or particular confession, as well as indulgence for ten years to those who listen to their exhortations. The petition also requests that CM members receive the faculty to absolve sins (regardless of how great they are), to cancel or change vows (with the exception of the vows of chastity), to enter a religious order, and to make pilgrimage to Jerusalem and St. Jacob. Permission was also requested to allow CM priests to transmit faculties to their inferiors, or whomever they bring along in their missions.
Date discussed 1640
Additional comments
The Vincentiana edition was not consulted for the purposes of this database.

Creator

CM

Source

APF SOCG 401 , 590r, 591v

Publisher

P. Coste, ed., Saint Vincent de Paul: Correspondence, Conferences, Documents (Brooklyn, NY: 1985-2010), vol. 13a, doc. 85b (English translation); also in Vincentiana (see footnote in Coste).

Date

[1640]

Contributor

Addressed to Urban VIII

Relation

For the minutes of the PF meeting where this matter was discussed, see: APF ACTA 14, 17r, 23r-v (database item 146).
See also: APF SOCG 401, 587r, 594v (database item 155) and APF LETTERE 20 9v-10r (database item 157).

Format

Original; unsigned, undated; Italian; no PF notes on the back

Language

Italian

Type

Petition

Identifier

156

Coverage

Origin: unknown
Destination: [Rome]

Citation

CM, “Petition on behalf of CM to Urban VIII [1640],” Early Modern Documents: Sources and Resources for Historical Research, accessed November 16, 2019, https://earlymoderndocs.omeka.net/items/show/13813.

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