Tag Archives: emissary

The Grey Eminence: Friend and Confidant to Richelieu

Fran├žois Leclerc du Tremblay (November 4, 1577 – December 17, 1638) Just after researching Cardinal Richelieu last week, I heard this term “Grey Eminence” on Jeopardy for the first time. I took it as a sign. Father Joseph started out … Continue reading

Posted in history, spirituality | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment