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A documentary sheds light on the life of the legendary St. Vincent de Paul

This movie trailer is part of a ; 64 minute documentary titled “St. Vincent de Paul: Charity?s Saint.” The film takes a look at the life of the French priest by exploring his mission, inspiration and even his ; daily struggles. Sr. Marie PooleEditor and Translator, Vincentian Translation Project“When I discovered there were 3,000 letters written by St. Vincent de Paul, it was like finding a treasure. As I read those letters, it?s like reading someone?s mail for 30 years. I found a whole new person. It wasn?t St. Vincent the teacher, it was the human person who struggled.”The film also sheds light on the impact St. Louise de Marillac had on St. Vincent de Paul. Their mission wasn?t just to help the poor, but to change their lives. ; Above all, they called on God to guide them. Rev. Robert MaloneyFormer Superior General“How do you want me to respond, how do you want me to live today? How do you want me to speak to the people whom I have to speak with?”The documentary was funded by De Paul University in Chicago. So far, its been accepted in three film festivals in Ireland, England and the United States.The film, which is on sale, will make its debut on Catholic TV on September 27th, the Feast Day of ; St. Vincent de Paul. For more information on the film, one can visit De Paul?s University?s website. KLH De Paul Univ. JMBN