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Durand Ursin

A Benedictine of the Maurist Congregation, b. 20 May, 1682, at Tours; d. 31 Aug., 1771, at Paris. He took…

Dynamism

Dynamism is a general name for a group of philosophical views concerning the nature of matter. However…

St. Dymphna

(Also known as Dympna and Dimpna). Virgin and martyr. The earliest historical account of the…

Robert Dymoke

Confessor of the Faith, date of birth uncertain; d. at Lincoln, England, 11 Sept., 1580. He was the son of…

Thomas Dwight

Anatomist, b. at Boston, 1843; d. at Nahant, 8 Sept., 1911. The son of Thomas Dwight and of Mary Collins…