Glorieux, Palémon

Born on 8 March 1892 at Bray-sur-Somme, Mgr Palémon Glorieux was a medieval historian and theologian who taught from 1919 to 1949 at the Grand Séminaire in the Diocèse of Lille.

In 1949, he became rector of the Institut catholique de Lille, a post he held until 1958.

He was a founding chaplain of the JOC in the Lille diocese and wrote many books and articles for the movement, particularly for chaplains.

He remained a lifelong friend and supporter of Cardijn.

At Vatican II, he assisted Cardinal Achille Liénart as theologian.

He died on 6 July 1979.

During Vatican II

SOURCES


Marie-Dominique Chenu, Gérard Mathon, et al., « Hommage à Mgr Palémon Glorieux : 1892-1979 », dans Mélanges de science religieuse, n° 3 (vol. 37), Lille, 1980, p. 125-188
 
BIBLIOGRAPHY

Palémon Glorieux, Pour les aumôniers jocistes. Ars artium. Conseils pour la direction spirituelle des jeunes travailleurs. Précédé d'une lettre de Mgr J. Pizzardo, 1936, 175p. 

Palémon Glorieux, Le Christ et sa religion, 

Palémon Glorieux, Un homme providentiel, L'abbé Godin (1906 - 1944), Bonne Presse, Paris, 1945, 335p.

Palémon Glorieux, Le laïc dans l'EgliseÉditions ouvrières Villiers-le-Bel, impr. G. Gouin, 1960

Palémon Glorieux, Nature et mission de l'Eglise, Desclée, Tournai, 1963, 272p.

Palémon Glorieux, Aux origines de la Sorbonne, 2 volumes, Librairie J. Vrin, Paris, 1966 et 2002.

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