Rolando Gutiérrez, CM, Vice-Province of Costa Rica, offers his June reflections “Clothing Oneself in the Spirit of Jesus Christ”
In a ceremony commemorating the 400th anniversary of our family, the President of the European Parliament will host a ceremony honoring the service to the poor of the world by the Vincentian Family.
Rolando Gutiérrez, CM, of the Vice-Province of Costa Rica, offers his Vincentian Reflection: May 2017 To Unite our Will to the will of God: The purpose of the Vincentian Vocation  A time to understand Many Vincentian scholars have utilized the phrase of the famous Jesuit essayist and poet, Henri Bremond (1865-1933), who stated that “it was […]
It is with great joy that I invite you to come to Rome on the weekend of 12 – 15 October 2017 for a Vincentian Family Symposium. Our Jubilee theme “Welcome the Stranger” is the focus of this event.
The social needs of the poor are those related to interaction with others and can include: the need for friends, the need to belong to a social group, the need to love and to be loved.
Shijo Kanjirathamkunnel, CM, Southern Indian Province, International mission, Alaska reflects on “Vincentian Charism; Reflections on the occasion of the 400th Anniversary of our Charism” Introduction Reflecting and living the charism of each institute is an unavoidable element in each age. It is very significant to celebrate it when it is a milestone in the history of the […]
Folleville is waiting for us. It is waiting for us in so many parts of the world, in cities, villages: small, medium-size, big. In all the continents, there are Follevilles: the experience of spiritual poverty that Vincent experienced in Folleville so much, now in today’s world, as well, in all the continents.
Father Tomaž Mavrič, CM, Superior General of the Congregation of the Mission, celebrated the inauguration of a new style of work in Catania and the world.
Go to Folleville For us, as Vincentians, 1617 is not simply one more year. Rather that year marks the beginning of our charism and our mission. Father Luigi Mezzadri, in his book, Folleville and Chatillon, a return to the sources, refers to the year of 1617 in the life of Vincent de Paul and states: […]
Fr. Bertrand Ponsard, CM reflects on international mass commemorating the 400th anniversary On March 8th, 2017, the International Day of Women, the volunteers of the AIC in France gathered together in the cathedral of Notre Dame to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the establishment of the Confraternity of Charity (presently known as the International Association of […]