Jesuit Memorial Holy Cards


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Holy card for the ordination of Victor Nieporte. The front of the card contains a prayer and the back of the card contains a personal message, the date of the ordination, and a prayer.


(front) Pray Brethren that my Sacrifice and yours may be acceptable to God the Father Almighty Mass (back) To me is given this grace, to preach among the gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ, and to enlighten all men, that they may see what is the dispensation of the mystery which hath been hidden from eternity in God, who created all things. St. Paul Victor B. Nieporte, S.J. Ordained June 18, 1941 Sacred Heart of Jesus, be a token of my gratitude; bless my family and all who have led me to Thy Holy Altar.





Physical Object Format

Black and white card

Item Identifier



XUA-41, Jesuit Memorial Card Collection


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Digital Publisher

Xavier University (Cincinnati, Ohio). Xavier University Archives

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back of Victor Nieporte ordination holy card


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