Definitions for vincent de paulˈvɪn sənt də ˈpɔl
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Vin•cent de Paulˈvɪn sənt də ˈpɔl(n.)
Saint, 1576–1660, French priest noted for his aid to the poor.
Vincent de Paul
Vincent de Paul was a priest of the Catholic Church who dedicated himself to serving the poor. He is venerated as a saint in the Catholic Church and the Anglican Communion. He was canonized in 1737. De Paul was renowned for his compassion, humility and generosity and is known as the "Great Apostle of Charity".
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