With the assistance of the Vincentian organization COVIDE-AMVE, Spanish television will transmit the fourth and final episode of its documentary, Bolivia: Frontier Missions. It provides an account of the social, educational and pastoral ministry that is being done in Mocomoco and Pisiga (missions that border Bolivia with Peru and Bolivia with Chile). [Previous stories of […]
…Superior General invites reflection: Vincent – Mystic of Charity
The wholistic and prophetic evangelistic task as exemplified in the ministry, life, and teaching of Jesus, John the Baptist, and the apostolic church this is what the twenty-first century church needs.
See also a beautiful slide presentation of his life.
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of the Mother of Father Jorge Rodriguez, CM, Director of Communications for the Congregation of the Mission.
Fr. Dennis Holstchneider, President of host DePaul University, reminded the General Assembly recently of the powerful image of the first Vincentians crossing the ocean 200 years ago to a new world. These days mark “the 200th anniversary of the Congregation’s arrival in the United States, which we celebrate this year. Those first four Vincentians from the […]
Perboyre Sparks Summer 2016, the newsletter of the Province of China, offers updates on the latest events in the Chinese Province. Among news items… China clergy go to Indonesia The first of 3-phase ongoing formation program for clergy from four (4) dioceses in China was successfully held last July 12 – August 8, 2016 in Surabaya, […]
August 31 was the feast day of Blessed Ghebre-Michael. VinFormation has just released a brief presentation titled Bl. Ghebre Michael as a Seeker of Truth. Learn the story of this fascinating Ethiopian confrere in this SlideShare presentation. It can also be downloaded as a PDF The text for this presentation was from a talk by Thomas Davitt, C.M. […]
To the people he served and worked with as the former Visitor of Vice-Province St. Cyril and Methodius the election of Fr. Tomaž Mavrič, CM, Superior General of the Congregation of the Mission, 24th successor of St. Vincent, came with both joy and a sense of loss. The following tells the story of their farewells and the celebrations […]
Louis-Joseph François, Jean-Henri Gruyer, Pierre-René Rogue were martyred during the French Revolution. In October 2005, the Congregation for Divine Worship added John Charles Caron and Nicholas Colin to the feast entitled: “Memorial of Blessed Louis Joseph François and Companions, Martyrs”. The previous links give more detailed information about each of these martyrs, even the two recent […]