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Title 20 dimanche après la pentecoste [manuscript]: sur le bon usage des maladies
Author Guichart de Kersident, Vincent Fleuri (d.1793)
Document Type Manuscript
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: Unsigned copy, probably from around 1808, of a sermon in the Mohawk language composed for the 20th Sunday after Pentecost by Father Vincent Fleuri Guichart de Kersident, missionary to the Iroquois and Algonquin Indians at Lac des Deux Montagnes in Oka, Canada on the profitable use of illness and suffering as a means to spiritual rewards.
Places Lac des Deux Montagnes, Oka, Québec, Canada
Keywords sermon, address, religion, church, education, missionary, Christianity, language, translation, translator, morality
Theme Missionaries and Education; Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters
Tribe / Nation
Culture Area Northeast
Language French; Mohawk
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 1631
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue